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Today’s Headlines for Wednesday, September 8

8:55 AM CDT on September 8, 2021

    • Driver from crash that killed motorcycle passenger Mohammad Shukor, 19, fled the scene (Sun-Times)
    • Man who shot CTA bus driver in jaw near Cultural Center charged with attempted murder (Sun-Times)
    • Driver gets 4 years in deadly crash that killed two, including sister, near Indiana state line (Tribune)
    • Police: Man injured by gunfire on Lakefront Trail accidentally shot himself (Sun-Times)
    • GoFundMe for bike advocate Chris Didato, critically injured by SUV driver, has raised $15K
    • Chicago Ave. (Clark) in Evanston could get protected lanes from Howard to Davis (Evanston Now)
    • South Shore Line will be making non-standard stop at 18th Street Metra station for Bears games
    • Landmark Illinois honors Union Station for "creative and sustainable" overhaul (Block Club)
    • Here are photos of WGN staff doing Bike the Drive last Sunday

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