Tio Hardiman, president of Violence Interrupters, wants officials to distribute 100,000 flyers to educate the public about the risks of road rage and shootings. Nationally, road rage violence doubled between 2019 and 2021.
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The 3-year-old was killed while riding in a car with his mother Friday night in the West Lawn neighborhood. The 7-year-old boy was wounded while on his way to church with his family.
The man, 46, was taken to Stroger Hospital in good condition, police said.
Dan Coleman caught and released his lifetime muskie in Wisconsin’s Northwoods to earn Fish of the Week.
There are just two Republicans on the 17-member Cook County Board: Sean Morrison and Peter Silvestri, who is not running for re-election. Morrison knows the board is vulnerable to losing a conservative voice, which he argues serves as a check on power. “I’m very worried,” he said.
Woman unsure whether to discuss the loss with her mother or reach out to the brothers who might not know she exists.
City officials are offering landlords money if they come up with new ideas for buildings that have lost their allure amid downtown’s expansion.
Firefighters responded to the 1100 block of East 90th Street about 7:30 p.m. Sunday, the Chicago Fire Department said.
One way or another, the Hawks will need to find more sources of offense for the regular season.
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Mason Crosby made a 31-yard field goal as time expired in OT.
Jones, a third-round pick, was making his NFL debut.
Defensive coordinator Jim Leonhard is to be named interim head coach.
“I enjoyed every moment because I had a good time,” Contreras said after the Cubs’ 8-1 win over the Reds on Sunday.
Quarterback Justin Fields and safety Eddie Jackson talked about whether, theoretically, it might have been smarter to drop the interception.
Khalil, who has sickle cell disease, became an honorary officer, received a certificate, badge and was welcomed by bagpipers.
The Bears seemed so intent on stopping Saquon Barkley that it left them vulnerable to play-action bootlegs by quarterback Daniel Jones. They ended up getting burned by both. Barkley had 146 yards on 31 carries, and Jones rushed for 68 yards and two crushing touchdowns.
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Trailing by four at halftime, Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin made a move that long seemed inevitable by putting Kenny Pickett in for the erratic Trubisky.
These newcomers are a blessing and an opportunity for a district struggling with declining enrollment. CPS, the mayor, school administrators and teachers should make this moment count.
Both are headed to the Arizona Fall League.
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Smith threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score in the first half.
He was working out in California on Thursday, trying out at Halas Hall on Friday and kicking for the Bears in his home state of New Jersey on Sunday.
Bradshaw said on “Fox NFL Sunday” that he was diagnosed with bladder cancer late last year and later had treatment for a kind of skin cancer.
The Bears still haven’t had their original starting offensive line on the field this season.
Just after noon, the teen was on a porch in front of a house in the 9000 block of South Justine Street when he was shot, police said.
With Kansas’ return to the Top 25, Illinois now has the longest ranking drought.
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A 61-yard field-goal try by Saints kicker Wil Lutz hit the left upright, then the crossbar as time expired.
York takes over, Reed-Custer dominates, McNamara’s star running back and the Player of the Year race.
Before Sunday, Fields’ season high was 121 passing yards in a Week 1 downpour at Soldier Field.