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Today’s Headlines for Tuesday, December 26

9:08 AM CST on December 26, 2023


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• One man on gas-powered scooter killed, another critically injured in crash with driver Monday at 12:42 AM near Fullerton/Cicero, citations pending (Sun-Times)

• SUV driver suffers life-threatening injuries in single-vehicle crash around 2:30 AM this morning at I-55 at Damen (WGN)

• CPD: Man shoots, injures knife-wielding man on Saturday around 10:45 PM at Garfield Red Line station (ABC)

• Boy, 16, charged with felonies for two armed robberies and an attempted robbery in late November on Blue Line (WGN)

• Elmhurst police: 2 busloads of 91 migrants were dropped off at local Metra station, someone bought train tickets for all of them (Sun-Times)

• Busload of migrants arrives at Westmont Metra, riders catch train to city (NBC)

• Texas sends busload of migrants to Elburn’s Metra station, some get car rides, others take train to city (Shaw Local)

• Equiticity hosts the North Lawndale Justice Ride on MLK Day, Monday 1/15,11 AM at North Lawndale Christian Fitness Center, 3750 W. Ogden

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