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Breaking news: Ceiling falls on three people at Logan Square Music Hall

BREAKING NEWS: Three people were hurt when a portion of the ceiling fell on them during a concert at Logan Square’s Concord Music Hall early Saturday morning. The venue is located in the 2400 block of North Milwaukee. The band, Datsik was on stage at the time and their performance was cut short by the mishap. Police say none of ...

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Woman drops off newborn son at fire station

Chicago Tribune: “A woman dropped off her newborn son at a fire station on the Northwest Side, officials said. The woman, who appeared to be in her 20s, showed up at the station at Foster and Cumberland avenues around 5 p.m. Thursday and told firefighters she had given birth that morning, according to police and fire officials. She said she ...

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Carol Stream Special Alarm 1377 Lance 2-7-14

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Chicago medic sent to hospital after fireground asthma attack

By Adam Sege The Chicago Tribune CHICAGO — A basement fire sent smoke rising to the upper floors of a North Side high-rise Thursday night but caused no serious injuries, authorities said. A doorman in the 16-story building reported the fire just after 10 p.m., Chicago Fire Department commissioner Jose Santiago said. Firefighters found flames in the basement of the ...

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Woman found dead, with stab wounds, in burning building (Chicago 2-11)

                    Report by: Eric Clark, Tribune A woman who had been stabbed several times was found by firefighters in a burning building on the Southwest Side this afternoon, police said.Firefighters were called around 1:50 p.m. to a fire in the 2500 block of West 45th Place, according to Police News Affairs. ...

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Second Alarm Fire at Palmer Products, Detroit 2/5/14 (Auido & Video)

Video and narrative courtesy of: Box Alarm Detroit “At around 9AM, fire was reported in an occupied commercial building at Farnsworth and Riopelle. Arriving companies found smoke coming from Palmer Promotional Products factory, which is located in the former Fisher Body Plant #10. An interior attack was made, and crews found pallets and other products burning in three different parts ...

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Firefighters put out extra-alarm fire in Lake Shore Drive high-rise

By Adam SegeTribune reporter1:59 a.m. CST, February 7, 2014 A basement fire sent smoke rising to the upper floors of a North Side high-rise Thursday night but caused no serious injuries, authorities said. A doorman in the 16-story building reported the fire just after 10 p.m., Chicago Fire Department commissioner Jose Santiago said. Firefighters found flames in the basement of the ...

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Trucker Seriously Hurt When 4 Semis Collide On I-65

                      Sun-Times Media Wire ROSELAWN, Ind. (STMW) — “A trucker was seriously hurt when four semi trucks collided on Interstate 65 in northwest Indiana Wednesday morning, closing the highway for four hours. The crash happened just after 9 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-65, about a mile north of the ...

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Firefighters respond to Hoffman Estates house fire

By Dan Waters and Kate Jacobson, Tribune reporters 4:55 pm, February 5, 2014 A Hoffman Estates home caught fire this afternoon, though early reports from authorities and neighbors appeared to indicate everyone escaped the blaze. Fire officials arrived at the house in the 1000 block of Basswood Street in Hoffman Estates, just before 2 p.m. Wednesday to find a home engulfed ...

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1 teen dead 3 wounded at McDonalds in Rogers Park

By Liam Ford and Adam Sege, Tribune reporters   Photo: ABEL URIBE, CHICAGO TRIBUNE 4:54 pm, February 5, 2014 A teenage boy was killed and three other teens were wounded when a masked gunman went up to them in a McDonald’s parking lot in the Rogers Park neighborhood this afternoon and began shooting, authorities said. The boy, 17, was dead on ...

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