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Luke Wilusz is a wire reporter covering breaking news.

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Driver rammed CPD officer into Gold Coast flower bed: prosecutors

Anthony Sheko allegedly had a modified, automatic pistol in the car.

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Elk Grove Village company votes to remove Native American logo

Savage Bros. Co., which manufacturers candy production machines and was named after one of the company’s founders, has used a sketch of an Indigenous person in a headdress as its logo since the 1800s.

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Niño de 9 años muere tras dispararse accidentalmente con un arma

Un vecino instó a las personas que tienen armas en su casa a mantenerlas alejadas de los niños.

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Boy, 9, dies after accidentally shooting himself on West Side: police

The boy was playing with a gun in a home in the 1500 block of North Lorel Avenue when the gun went off, hitting him in the head, police said.

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Chicago-made Fox series ‘neXt’ explores real-world tech fears

John Slattery stars in sci-fi thriller about a rogue AI using modern technology against the people who rely on it.

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Man shot, boy among 2 hurt by glass during funeral at Far South Side cemetery

A 53-year-old man was shot in the back and stabilized, authorities said. A 7-year-old boy and 30-year-old man were cut by flying glass and taken to Christ Medical Center in good condition.

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Markham residents find body parts in bags relative brought from Kentucky: police

The man allegedly brought luggage "filled with human remains" with him on a Greyhound bus from Kentucky before bringing it to a Markham home, according to city spokesman Michael Taylor.

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Una niña de 10 años murió cuando un automóvil huía de la policía

La pequeña víctima iba a la escuela a buscar una laptop que usaría en su aprendizaje remoto a partir de la próxima semana.

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Girl, 10, killed by car fleeing traffic stop was headed to school to get laptop for e-learning, mom says

The car the girl was in was hit by another car as it fled police near 80th and Halsted, authorities said.

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Church sign burned, Black Lives Matter signs vandalized in Wheaton

Photos posted by Hope Presbyterian Church pastor Rev. Jay Moses showed burn damage to a sign that includes the church’s name and a rainbow flag.