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    CHICAGO (CBS)– Three people are in custody after a car crash on Lake Shore Drive ended with an armed robbery early Tuesday morning. The victims, two women ages 21 and 22 and a 22-year-old man, were driving on Lake Shore Drive when the car in front of them stopped abruptly, causing a crash around 1:30 a.m. The offenders then exited their vehicle and approached the victims with a gun and started punching and robbing them at gunpoint. Police said one...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman is dead and two men were injured in a shooting early July 4th on South Lake Shore Drive. The 34-year-old woman and the two men, ages 26 and 32, were walking in the area of 31st Street and Lake Shore Drive around 5:20 a.m. Saturday when a group of about six men came up to the woman, police said. Three of the four men distracted the woman, while two men took out guns and fired...
    PLACERVILLE (CBS13) – A once-a-week drive-thru coronavirus testing site will open at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds on July 14. The testing site will open Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and will be open from 9 a.m to 1 p.m. on each following Tuesday until further notice. Online pre-registration is required and testing will be done by appointment only. Both symptomatic and asymptomatic El Dorado County residents over 18 are eligible to be tested. Testing is free and...
    GARY, Ind. (WLS) -- A 12-year-old boy drowned in Lake Michigan at Marquette Beach in Gary Thursday evening.Officials from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources said a family from Glenwood, Ill., was swimming at Marquette Beach.Witnesses said the boy was wading with family members in water that was about chest-deep when they unexpected stepped into deeper water.They were in about waist deep water and suddenly found themselves a little deeper than they expected, where they werent able to touch the...
    SOUTH SHORE — Nonprofit Black is Gold is in the midst of its annual fundraising and back-to-school supply drive for South Side students, which will culminate with a giveaway and community day in early August. Bookbags including spiral notebooks, folders, writing utensils, masks and hand sanitizer will be distributed Aug. 2 at the Urban Legends Hair Studio, 1419 E. 79th St. Supplies will be given away on a first come, first served basis until they run out. More than...
    PLANO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A test conducted of a pool of mosquitoes in a trap in Plano has come back positive for the West Nile virus. The city will spray a targeted location in and around the area of the traps. Weather permitting, Plano Environmental Quality Division crews will spray, Tuesday, July 7 beginning at 9:00 p.m. The targeted spray area is bordered by the following streets: North – Janwood Drive South – West Plano Parkway/ Bramante Drive East –...
    Kanye Wests 10 bedroom mansion that will span 52,000 feet in Wyoming has been approved. The Yeezy founder submitted plans to build a lakeside abode on his ranch in the western United States and now planners have given it the go ahead. And the Stronger rapper has also had plans approved to build two underground garages at the property, which are 10,000 square feet each, TMZ reports. Land man: Kanye Wests 10 bedroom mansion that will span 52,000 feet in...
    LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – A small group of women who went paddleboarding on a lake in Longmont are being honored for being Good Samaritans and helping a man who was in the lake and going through a suicidal episode. The incident happened on Mother’s Day weekend on McIntosh Lake. The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office says the five women spotted a man in the middle of the lake without a life jacket and acting strangely. When they approached him on their...
    GULL LAKE, Mich. (AP) — A man was fatally struck by a boat while swimming in a western Michigan lake over the weekend, police said. The man was hit Sunday afternoon on Gull Lake near Kalamazoo. The man was brought to shore for lifesaving measures but was pronounced dead from his injuries at the scene, according to the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office. The boat operator was released after being given a blood-alcohol test, Kalamazoo County Undersheriff Jim VanDyken said. Investigators...
    GULL LAKE, Mich. (AP) — A man was fatally struck by a boat while swimming in a western Michigan lake over the weekend, police said. The man was hit Sunday afternoon on Gull Lake near Kalamazoo. The man was brought to shore for lifesaving measures but was pronounced dead from his injuries at the scene, according to the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office. The boat operator was released after being given a blood-alcohol test, Kalamazoo County Undersheriff Jim VanDyken said. Investigators...
    HYDE PARK — The city’s “shared streets” program was expanded Thursday to the 5300–5600 blocks of South Shore Drive, the Chicago Department of Transportation announced. The stretch is the third South Side street closed to through traffic to encourage socially distanced exercise in recent weeks. Its temporary closure follows a portion of Drexel Boulevard and a loop on the far western edge of South Shore. The program to turn residential streets into open spaces for pedestrians and cyclists was announced in...
    LAKEVIEW — The hedges a wealthy Lakeview homeowner is accused of planting to block off parkland to create a private yard were being ripped out Thursday morning. At about 8:30 a.m., a landscape crew was at the home in the 3000 block of North Lake Shore Drive West to remove the hedgerow on public land. Block Club revealed Tuesday that politically connected businessman Michael Tadin Jr. and his wife, Natalie Tadin, planted hedges around the 3,000 square feet...
    SAN ANTONIO – Two people are in critical condition after an apparent drive-by shooting on the city’s West Side late Monday night, San Antonio police said. Officers were called around 9:30 p.m. to the intersection of South Zarzamora and Aztec Alley after receiving reports of gunfire. According to police, the victims were shot while inside a vehicle during what appears to be an ambush. The two people shot were taken to University Hospital by EMS. Investigators say gunfire was exchanged...
    Comic Iliza Schlesinger and Queen cover band Almost Queen have been added to Drive-In Live at Monmouth Park The band will play Wednesday, July 29, with Shlesinger set to perform Thursday, July 30.  The drive-in show is presented by the Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank. Tickets are $110 to $250 per vehicle for Almost Queen and $135 to $250 for Shlesinger.  Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Thursday, July 2 on Ticketmaster.com. Almost Queen is a deliberate, four-piece...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Firefighters are responding to a nearly 50-acre grass fire just north of the Sacramento International Airport. Sacramento Fire said the fire is burning near Earhart Drive and West Elverta Road. It has a moderate rate of spread, firefighters said. West Elverta Road will be shut down between Garden Highway and Earhart Drive. Incident Info: Grass fire near Earhart Drive & West Elverta Rd. Approximately 50 acres with a moderate rate of spread occurring. West Elverta Rd will...
    SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – Sheriff’s investigators are working to learn more about a shooting Friday morning which caused a driver to crash his car in a west Bexar County neighborhood. The 19-year-old man was wounded in his back and grazed on his head by bullets around 5 a.m., according to deputies. Driver crashes car after being shot in west Bexar County neighborhoodDaylight shows the damage done to a car by gunfire on Misty Plain Drive. (KSAT 12 News)His car then...
    STOCKBRIDGE, Vt. (AP) — A 7-year-old Stockbridge, Vermont, boy has been identified as the victim of what is being described as an accidental drowning, police said. Gabriel McEachern was with his parents, two siblings and another large family Wednesday evening in the White River, police said. The children were playing and wading in shallow water near the shore. Shortly before 9 p.m., Gabriel’s father found him submerged in the water. Gabriel was pulled to shore, and lifesaving efforts were begun....
    Fire rescue officials in Fairfax County, Virginia, recovered a juvenile’s body in Reston’s Lake Audubon on Thursday night. The unidentified person disappeared under water, and a search started about 9 p.m. Fairfax Fire and Rescue officials responded to the scene at the 2000 block of Beacon Heights Drive. Units currently on scene in the 2000 block of Beacon Heights Drive in Reston, Lake Audubon. Technical Rescue Team searching for a juvenile that disappeared under water. @FairfaxCountyPD helicopter and K9’s assisting....
    SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Whats old, is new again. Bay area drive-in movie theaters are booming back to life with people looking for new ways to stay entertained during the coronavirus pandemic.Heres a roundup of some of the places where you can catch an outdoor movie this summer.In Pleasanton, you are invited to watch classics from your car at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. The pop-up drive-in will be showing movies through August 1, and each ticketholder will receive general admission...
    LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The Larimer County Sheriff’s told CBS4 on Monday a man who was pulled from Lake Estes on Saturday has died. Estes Valley firefighters received two calls about children in the lake, and then a man who went in after them. The children were on shore by the time firefighters arrived. Officials told CBS4 the man may have been caught in a current. At around 3:30 p.m., nearly an hour after the 911 call was made, firefighters found...
    SAN ANTONIO – A drive-thru COVID-19 testing site will be open Monday on the far West Side of San Antonio. The testing will be conducted from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 22, at the Bexar County Emergency Services District 2 , Fire Station 121, located at 2096 Talley Road. Residents will need to register before going to the testing site. You can register and set up an appointment by calling 512-883-2400. Related stories: Target, Walmart say...
    WEST RIDGE — A coronavirus antibody testing drive in West Ridge is trying to help those suffering from the virus recover more quickly. The testing drive will take place 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Warren Park, 6601 N. Western Ave. The test is free, even if it is not covered by insurance, but attendees must register in advance. Those who have recovered from COVID-19 have antibodies in their blood plasma that can attack the virus. Injecting the...
    CHICAGO — A volunteer group is collecting supplies that will be given to people in need on the South and West sides. The group, Chicago Cares, is gathering groceries, baby items, cleaning supplies and more this weekend. It’ll then give the donations to four neighborhood groups, which will distribute them to people in need. Those who wish to participate can bring supplies 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at one of three drop-off locations. The locations: Wrigley Field’s Toyota Camry parking lot, 1126...
    MCDONALDS addicts queued from 6am this morning to get their fast food fix, after prices were slashed in the VAT cut. Cars lined up outside a Gillingham drive-thru today eager to get cheaper Big Macs after the Governments cut on tax. 4Eager fast food fans queued up early this morningCredit: Gary Stone - The Sun 4Orders were handed out as happy McDonalds customers queued upCredit: Gary Stone - The Sun People were pictured lining around the corner as they waited...
    TOKYO (AP) — Nissan unveiled an electric crossover vehicle Wednesday, the Japanese automaker’s first major all-new model since getting embroiled in the scandal surrounding its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn. At its global premiere in Yokohama, Japan, the new vehicle, “Ariya” was billed as “a new chapter for Nissan.” The event was held online because of the coronavirus pandemic. “I can tell you this is a no-compromise car,” Nissan Chief Executive Makoto Uchida said, stressing the Ariya symbolizes the company turning...