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  1. 45-year-old man fatally struck by SUV in Richton ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Joe Crosby was struck by an SUV in the middle of the road on Governors Highway near Sauk Trail at 11:43 p.m., according to Richton Park police and the Cook County medical examiner's office. Crosby, of the 22400 block of Butterfield Road in Richton Park, was taken to Franciscan St. James Health in Olympia Fields, where he was pronounced dead at 12:35 a.m. Monday, according to the medical examiner's office.

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  2. Man dies three days after Country Club Hills garage fireRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A 20-year-old man died three days after he was rescued from a garage fire Tuesday night in south suburban Country Club Hills. Crews responded to the blaze at Mark Calcaterra's home in the 18600 block of Baker Avenue at 8:48 p.m., according to Country Club Hills fire officials and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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  3. 20-year-old man in critical condition after Country Club Hills fireRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A 20-year-old man is in critical condition after he was trapped in a garage during a fire Tuesday night in south suburban Country Club Hills. Crews responded to the garage fire in the 18600 block of Baker Avenue at 8:48 p.m., according to a statement from the Country Club Hills fire department.

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  4. Matteson firefighter dies performing CPRRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mark Zielinski, 49, was "rendering emergency medical aid" to a shopper who needed CPR at the Walmart at 21410 S. Cicero Ave. in Matteson when he died, according to Matteson Fire Chief Chris Schwalbe and the Cook County medical examiner's office. He had been with the fire department for thirteen years after spending many years at the Harvey Fire Department, Schwalbe said.

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  5. Suburban leaders upset over plan to close Chicago Heights hospitalRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Mayors of the city of Chicago Heights and neighboring suburbs aren't happy with a plan by Franciscan Alliance to tear down most of St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights. Mayors of the city of Chicago Heights and neighboring suburbs aren't happy with a plan by Franciscan Alliance to tear down most of St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights and shift inpatient care to its sister hospital in Olympia Fields.

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  6. Man fatally crushed by metal bar at University Park warehouseRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A 57-year-old man was killed when he was crushed by a 2,000-pound metal bar Tuesday morning at a warehouse in south suburban University Park. The employee was working on a dock plate at Lineage Logistics at 450 Central Ave. in University Park at 9:25 a.m. He was underneath a lift gate when the bolts broke and a metal bar snapped and fell on top of him, according to OSHA spokesman Scott Allen.

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  7. Rauner does about-face on child care eligibility changesRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Gov. Bruce Rauner is backing down from changes to eligibility requirements that sharply restricted access to state-subsidized childcare - a move back in July that drew widespread condemnation from advocates for the working poor. The governor's office called this week's development a result of close cooperation between Rauner and the Democratically-controlled Illinois Legislature, although some observers said the governor appeared to be heading for political defeat if he'd persisted with his widely unpopular rule changes.

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  8. Brown: Rauner's reversals unlikely to jolt Springfield into gearRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Follow @MarkBrownCST Faced with the prospect of an embarrassing legislative defeat, Gov. Bruce Rauner caved in Monday and promised to undo his indefensible crippling of the state's child care assistance program. The governor called it a "compromise," although it was closer to a full retreat.

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  9. Former U.S. Rep. Gus Savage, a trailblazer marred by controversies, dead at 90Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Former U.S. Rep. Gus Savage - a former newspaper publisher who was a trailblazer for other African-Americans in politics but whose political career was marred by controversy - died Saturday just after turning 90, his family said. The former Democratic congressman had celebrated his 90th birthday Friday night with family and friends, according to his son, Thomas Savage.

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  10. Man charged with Park Forest crash that killed two teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A south suburban man is charged with reckless homicide and DUI for a crash that killed two teenagers early Wednesday in Park Forest. Jonathan Hurst, 22, is charged with two counts each of reckless homicide and aggravated DUI involving a fatality, and one count of failing to report a fatal crash, according to a statement from Park Forest police.

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