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    SAN ANTONIO – A man and a woman are both hospitalized after a rollover crash on the Southwest Side, according to San Antonio police. The crash happened at 11:13 p.m. on Brazos and Laredo Streets. The pair was traveling southbound on Brazos when the man lost control of the vehicle and slammed into two parked vehicles in front of the Kiolbassa factory, police said. Authorities had to rescue both the man and woman from the vehicle with the...
    BRIGHTON PARK — Police are looking for the man who allegedly vandalized Ald. Raymond Lopez’s Brighton Park home early Thursday. At about 1:15 a.m., a man “cased” Lopez’s house for several minutes and then grabbed four bricks and threw them one by one, breaking two of Lopez’s windows, the 15th Ward alderman said during an interview with WGN. Lopez told WGN the man returned an hour later with another person to set a neighbor’s garage on fire, possibly mistaking it...
    SAN ANTONIO – A fire that was thought to have damaged two businesses, a home and some apartments on the Southwest Side actually caused an even greater loss for one man. Charles Gutierrez owns a car restoration shop, the single business which occupied all of that space in the 1100 block of Quintana Road, that went up in flames late Sunday night. He said he heard about the fire shortly after 10 p.m. in a phone call from a friend...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Police on Sunday were asking for help from the public in finding a woman who was last seen on the Southwest Side, and who suffers from dementia and may need medical attention. Helen Wilson, 65, was last seen earlier Sunday in the 4400 block of South Cicero Avenue, police said. She was wearing a red T-shirt with blue lettering, and red pants. Helen Wilson (Credit: Chicago Police) Wilson also frequents the 1400 block of North Washtenaw Avenue...
    This story was originally published by Injustice Watch, a non-partisan, not-for-profit, multimedia journalism organization based in Chicago. CHICAGO — On a rainy Sunday in early June, Jesus Alberto Lopez Gutierrez — “Beto” to his friends — took out the grill at his uncle’s house in West Elsdon to cook his family carne asada. Lopez Gutierrez had lived in the basement unit with his parents and siblings since immigrating from Mexico in 2005. The pandemic largely put an end to...
    LAKEVIEW — Michael Tadin Jr. hit the news this week after it was revealed he and his wife planted hedges around public parkland and created a private yard for their upscale Lakeview East home for years. But it was his longtime association with a Southwest Side asphalt plant that drew protesters to his home Thursday evening. Tadin co-owns the controversial MAT Asphalt plant in McKinley Park and MT Transit. He also owns Morgan Street Development. When the plant...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Charges have been filed against the driver accused of hitting and killing a 13-year-old boy riding his bike on the Southwest Side. As CBS 2’s Jeremy Ross reported, police said the driver took off after hitting the boy, Isaac Martinez. Isaac’s mother was among those who headed back to the scene Tuesday night to share his story. Friends and family carried flowers to the corner of Columbus and Lawndale avenues in the Ashburn community on Tuesday...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Illinois State Police responded to a report of shots fired on the Stevenson Expressway Friday morning.Police were notified of the incident on the inbound Stevenson at Loomis Street on Chicagos Southwest Side at 3:30 a.m. When troopers arrived, they found an SUV on the shoulder with bullet holes and a shattered windshield.The driver of the vehicle did not report any injuries.The Stevensons northbound lanes were temporarily closed for the shooting investigation but have since been reopened.State police...
    BALTIMORE, MD (WJZ)– Baltimore City Police were called to the 2100 block of Denison Street around 10:52p.m. Saturday night for a report of a shooting. Responding officers canvassed the area and found an adult male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to University of Maryland Shock Trauma but later died from his injuries. Homicide detectives are working to determine a cause for this deadly shooting and any potential suspects. Anyone with with information is urged to...
    ASTON VILLA kept alive their hopes of Premier League survival as Trezeguet struck twice to seal a desperately needed win over Crystal Palace. After drop rivals Watford and West Ham both won 24 hours earlier nothing less then three points would be enough for Dean Smith’s side if they wanted to stay in the top flight. 1Wideman Trezeguet finally delivered as he struck either side of half-time in a crucial Villa victoryCredit: EPA And Egyptian winger Trezeguet, who has so...
    SAN ANTONIO – A woman was killed in a drive-by shooting overnight on the Northeast Side, according to San Antonio police. The shooting happened in the 2100 block of NE Loop 410 near the Starcrest Apartments. Officials said a husband and wife were in the garage, sitting in their vehicle when a black BMW drove up and fired several gunshots toward them. The husband wasn’t hit by the gunfire, but his wife was shot several times, police said....
    SAN ANTONIO – A man was fatally struck by a vehicle on the South Side overnight, according to San Antonio Police Department. The incident happened at 11:43 p.m. Saturday on Division Avenue and S. Flores Street. According to SAPD, witnesses notified police after the man was hit by the vehicle. Officials said he was found in the middle of the street, unresponsive. EMS attempted to resuscitate the victim, but were unable to do so. The man was pronounced...
    CROTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Two people riding a motorcycle were killed in a hit-and-run crash in western Michigan, state police said. The victims were a 63-year-old man and a 61-year-old woman from Newaygo. They were hit while riding a motorcycle Saturday in Newaygo Countys Croton Township, 40 miles (64 kilometers) north of Grand Rapids. Police said the driver fled the scene. The silver car probably has damage on the passenger side and is missing a passenger side mirror. The...
    AMERICAN midfielder Weston McKennie is set to leave Schalke this summer with Chelsea and Liverpool interested. The Bundesliga ace is valued in the region of £20million and CBS Sports suggest hes attracting interest from England, Spain, France and Germany. 1US star Weston McKennie has shone at SchalkeCredit: EPA The US star, 21, has impressed since joining Schalke in 2016, racking up 91 appearances in all competitions. It is understood McKennie is looking to move to a side...
    Sabrina wore a mismatched bikini and a colorful head scarf. Sabrina Carpenter showed off her incredible physique and her chic summer style in a set of Instagram photos that she uploaded to her account on Saturday afternoon. The actress wore a mismatched bikini with a stylish head covering, and she also gave her fans a little financial update. In the caption of her post, Sabrina, 21, wrote that she was doing her taxes. However, there wasn’t a computer or a...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Separate block clubs on the citys south side are uniting to build a stronger, safer community.One shovel of soil at a time - community members working to beautify the West Side.Members of the Austin and Adams block club came together to plant rose bushes and other flowers along Austin Boulevard Saturday. The project spans six blocks.RELATED: Chicago police launch new effort to reduce crime by building trustThe other thing with flowers is they bring people together, said...
    BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — After months in which Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro downplayed COVID-19 by flouting social distancing recommendations and mostly shunning masks, both coronavirus precautions became part of his cloistered life this week at the official residence in capital Brasilia. Bolsonaro, 65, announced on Tuesday that he tested positive for the virus and had experienced fever, aches and malaise. He scrapped a trip he had planned to northeastern Piauí state, and all his meetings for the week were converted...
    CHELSEA need to sign at least four players plus Kai Havertz to get anywhere near Liverpool. The Blues have already signed Hakim Ziyech from Ajax, and Timo Werner from RB Leipzig at a cost of £85million. 3Frank Lampard was fuming at his sides display against Sheffield United 3Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz could help fix Chelseas problemsCredit: EPA These are two high profile marquee signings who will make a massive difference to Frank Lampard’s attack. There are even strong...
    BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — After months in which Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro downplayed COVID-19 by flouting social distancing recommendations and mostly shunning masks, both coronavirus precautions became part of his cloistered life this week at the official residence in capital Brasilia. Bolsonaro, 65, announced on Tuesday that he tested positive for the virus and had experienced fever, aches and malaise. He scrapped a trip he had planned to northeastern Piauí state, and all his meetings for the week were converted...
    SHEFFIELD UNITED hit three goals past Chelsea to seal a memorable win on Saturday evening. David McGoldrick scored his first Premier League goal at the 26th attempt after following up on a deflected shot that Kepa Arrizabalaga spilled. 4David McGoldricks quick thinking made it 1-0 after 18 minutesCredit: Reuters 4The points were all-but sealed when Oli McBurnie bagged Uniteds secondCredit: Getty Images - Getty One quickly became two after Antonio Rudigers fluffed clearance was a gift for the Irishman, who...
    Brooke opted for a one-piece, while Sierra wore a bikini. Brooke Burke took to Instagram on Saturday to share a sweet message about her daughter, Sierra Sky Fisher. The post included a photo of the mother and daughter spending some quality time together by a pool. It’s not unusual to see Brooke, 48, modeling skimpy swimwear in her social media snapshots, but Sierra, 18, only rarely pops up on her mom’s Instagram page. In Brooke’s latest photo, the two women...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A water main break occurred in a central North Side neighborhood Saturday. (Photo Credit: Chris Hoffman/KDKA) The break happened at the intersection of Veto Street and Eloise Street. Pittsburgh Police were spotted at the scene. KDKA is told the truck with the flashing lights hit the hole left behind. Stay with KDKA as we follow this developing story.
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A water main break occurred in a central North Side neighborhood. (Photo Credit: Chris Hoffman/KDKA) The break happened at the intersection of Veto Street and Eloise Street. Pittsburgh Police were spotted at the scene. KDKA is told the truck with the flashing lights hit the hole left behind. Stay with KDKA as we follow this developing story.
    By Sam Hoober, Alien Gear Holsters Most semi-auto rifles on the market are either in the AR-15 or AK-47 families, as they are the most profligate military rifles on the planet. There are some others, of course, but they are less common in stores and often more expensive, but never mind all that. Which is going to be better? The quick version goes something like this: The AK has simpler controls but requires more practice to operate efficiently and most models...
    A tractor-tractor jackknifed and jumped the median on Route 80 in Paterson overnight Saturday. The mishap left the trailer on on side of the highway and part of the rig on the other part near westbound Exit 58 around midnight. Two lanes were temporarily closed on the eastbound side and one on the westbound. An ambulance took the driver to St. Josephs Regional Medical Center with injuries that werent considered life-threatening. Firefighters summoned a hazardous materials unit to tend to...