Cook County Newswire (Page 10)

Cook County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cook County, IL. (Page 10)

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  1. Front and back ... it's the lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Bureau County Republican

    ... 84.9 percent of back seat passengers were wearing seatbelts. Survey samples were taken from the city of Chicago, Cook County, upstate counties, such as DePage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Winnebago, and also in downstate counties such as Champaign, ...

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  2. Firefighters mourn colleague killed in warehouse blaze: 'A very sad ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The procession outside the Cook County medical examiner's office for Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Daniel Capuano, who died battling a blaze at a vacant warehouse in the 9200 block of South Baltimore early Monday. A 42-year-old firefighter who died battling a blaze early Monday was remembered by friends as "a great guy and a great dad."

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  3. Evanston Man Charged in Wrigleyville ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Patch.com

    An Evanston man appeared in Cook County court Monday after being identified by police as one of the shooters involved in a 3 a.m. shootout that involved police just blocks from Wrigley Field. Ralph Banks, 19, of the 2000 block of W. Darrow Ave., has been charged with one felony count of aggravated discharge of a firearm - vehicle/school, according to the Chicago Police Department.

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  4. Colleagues remember firefighter Daniel Capuano: 'Always on the top of his game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the man's heart. Dozens of firefighters, many of them still in their work gear, stood at attention outside the Cook County morgue Monday morning to salute a comrade killed while fighting a warehouse fire on the Far South Side.Daniel Capuano, 42, was ...

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  5. Chicago firefighter killed battling a blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | CBS News

    ... pronounced dead at the hospital at 4:25 a.m. Capuano's colleagues saluted the ambulance carrying his body to the Cook County Morgue, in a procession of scores of emergency vehicles, their lights flashing as they headed east on 95th Street from ...

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  6. Chicago police commander found not guilty of shoving gun down suspect's throatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... charges Monday, in a ruling that comes amid heavy criticism of the police department's treatment of suspects. Cook County Judge Diane Cannon found Cmdr. Glenn Evans not guilty of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and official misconduct ...

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  7. Chicago officer acquitted of putting gun in suspect's mouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    A Chicago police commander accused of shoving his gun down a suspect's throat and pressing a stun gun to the man's groin was acquitted on battery and misconduct charges Monday, in a ruling that comes amid heavy criticism of the police department's treatment of suspects. Cook County Judge Diane Cannon found Cmdr.

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  8. Chicago officer Glenn Evans acquitted of putting gun in suspect's mouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    ... charges Monday, in a ruling that comes amid heavy criticism of the police department's treatment of suspects. Cook County Judge Diane Cannon found Cmdr. Glenn Evans not guilty of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and official misconduct ...

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  9. Alvarez Headed for Shoals on North ShoreRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | Gapers Block

    Doings in Evanston this Sunday gave strong indication that State's Attorney Anita Alvarez, in her bid for re-election, is heading for some rocks along the north lakefront of Cook County as perilous as those that occasioned the erection of the historic Grosse Point Lighthouse in the 1800s. Bearing in mind, as an old Danish proverb goes, that it is always dangerous to prophesy, especially about the future, and that that danger is multiplied by trying to use orchestrated political events as tea leaves, the Democratic primary bid of Kimberly Foxx stands to gain a massive boost from both the Chicago wards and suburban townships of the shoreward persuasion.

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  10. CFD: Firefighter killed in South Chicago warehouse blazePOSTED: 12/14/2015, 09:35AMContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The procession outside the Cook County medical examiner's office for Chicago Fire Department Firefighter Daniel Capuano, who died battling a blaze at a vacant warehouse in the 9200 block of South Baltimore early Monday. A 42-year-old firefighter was killed battling a blaze in a vacant warehouse early Monday in the South Chicago neighborhood, fire officials said.

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  11. Car hits pedestrian near SchaumburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Police are investigating an accident involving a car and a pedestrian at the corner of Central and Roselle Road near Schaumburg, Cook County sheriff officials confirmed. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  12. Morning Spin: Democratic state's attorney candidate runs away from donation to Republican RaunerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. A Democratic candidate running for Cook County state's attorney is defending a campaign contribution she made to Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner .

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  13. Judge negates jury's $3.5 million verdict in Chicago police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... thrust the issue of Chicago police brutality into the national spotlight, Priscilla Price sat in a nearly empty Cook County courtroom as a jury found that a cop had killed her 19-year-old son without justification in 2011. Price's sense of relief ...

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  14. NIU sophomore, - great student,' shot to death on the South SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | WLS-AM Chicago

    A 19-year-old Northern Illinois University student was shot to death Friday night on the city's South Side. Joseph Graves, a sophomore business major who graduated from Simeon Career Academy, was found unresponsive inside a car in the 700 block of West 92nd Street in Washington Heights around 10:30 p.m., according to the police and the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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  15. 10 stories you might have missed this weekendRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... suspected gang members driving along a busy road. The injuries were not life-threatening, police say. 3. Former Cook County State's Attorney Dick Devine says the political primary has distorted the debate over why it took Anita Alvarez more than a ...

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  16. 52-year-old man dies after Homewood crashRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    A 52-year-old man died Saturday night after being hit by a car half a mile away from his home in south suburban Homewood. Michael Wexler was walking in the 1900 block of 183rd Street in Homewood at 12:50 p.m. Saturday when a car hit him, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

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  17. Autistic teen missing from PalatineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    Cook County sheriff's police are searching for a 14-year-old boy near northwest suburban Palatine who has been missing since Wednesday afternoon. David Quattrochi was last seen at 3 p.m. at Little City, a social services organization in the 1700 block of West Algonquin Road in unincorporated Palatine, according to a statement from the Cook County sheriff's office.

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  18. Emanuel has not considered resigning, anger continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    ... paid $5 million to McDonald's family in April, but resisted making the video public until ordered to do so by a Cook County judge last month. On Nov. 24, prosecutors charged Van Dyke with first-degree murder and, hours later, the city released the ...

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  19. Illinois AG To DOJ: Investigate The Chicago Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    Madigan's ask comes in the wake of week-long protests also calling for an investigation into the department and the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald , a Black teenager who was shot 16 times by a White police officer last year. Delayed release of dash-cam video showing the incident sparked calls for the resignation of both Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez .

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  20. Lack of sound in Chicago police videos raises more questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke leaves the Cook County Jail on Monday after posting bond in Chicago. Van Dyke has been locked up since Nov. 24, when prosecutors charged him with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.

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