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Englewood »

Slain Man's Family: 'We Have No Control'

Jason Scott's dad said the slain man's criminal past kept him from work that could have saved his life.

Grand Crossing »

McCarthy: About 30 Murders Could Have Been Stopped With Tougher Sentences

The city's top cop said 109 shootings in 2013 could have been prevented with tougher laws.

Englewood »

Top Cop 'Disappointed' with Continuing Violence, But Says Rahm Has His Back

Supt. Garry McCarthy said 2012's violence outpaced this year's, despite weekend shootings.

West Pullman »

Mom Still Has Love for Community Where Son Was Shot and Killed

Frances Charleston continues Shannon Ware's "legacy" in the neighborhood where he was killed.

Chatham »

7-Year-Old Boy Shot at Fourth Of July Barbecue in South Side Park

The boy was in critical condition after being shot at Cole Park in Chatham, authorities said.

Grand Crossing »

Three Killed, Four Others Wounded in Thursday Shootings

The shootings included a 7-year-old boy shot at a barbecue and a 17-year-old shot by police.

Grand Crossing »

Man Shot in Torso, Leg in Grand Crossing

The 19-year-old man was in stable condition, fire officials said.

South Shore (above 79th) »

Man Killed in South Shore, Teen Wounded in Riverdale

Cortez Bailey, 23, was fatally shot in South Shore Wednesday, officials said.

Beverly »

Beverly Man Dies More Than a Month After Being Shot

Kyle Arrington, 34, died early Thursday, officials said.

Riverdale »

Family Feud Led to 2011 Murder, Prosecutors Say

Camari Glover, 20, is accused in a 2011 murder stemming from an argument bewteen the two families.

Grand Crossing »

Two Shot in Park Manor

Two men were shot early Wednesday, cops said.

Englewood »

Slain Teen's Mom: 'Don't Tell Me My Son Is Dead'

Jamal Jones was riding his bike home when he was killed Sunday morning in Englewood, family said.

Roseland »

One Dead, At Least 16 Wounded in Weekend Gun Violence

McGregory Porter was killed while walking in South Austin.

Englewood »

'He Took Three Breaths and He Was Gone': New Dad Killed On Englewood Street

Robert Allen, 19, would have celebrated his birthday and his first Father's Day as a dad Sunday.