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Man Critically Wounded In Greater Grand Crossing Shooting

The 52-year-old man was walking in the 7700 block of South Eberhart Avenue at 12:30 a.m. when he heard shots ring out, police said.

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Holiday weekend ends with 3 dead, 12 wounded in shootings

•A 52-year-old man was shot in the 400 block of East 76th Street in the Chatham neighborhood about 12:30 a.m. He was on a sidewalk when he heard shots and then felt pain, police said. His condition had stabilized.

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The incident involving the two Missouri men happened about 6:10 a.m. in the 8800 block of South Bishop Street on the South Side, according to Officer Jose Estrada, a Chicago Police Department spokesman.

The victims were sitting in an SUV when someone fired at them. The SUV fled and crashed a few blocks away, in the 1600 block of West 89th Street. Police found the 25-year-old, believed to be the driver, with gunshot wounds. He was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center and pronounced dead.

The other homicide victim was 48-year-old Anthony Strong, of the 9200 block of South Harper Avenue in the Calumet Heights neighborhood, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

...A 22-year-old man was shot in the 3700 block of West Harrison Street in the Homan Square neighborhood about 12:50 a.m. The man, 22, was standing...

•About the same time, a 22-year-old man was shot in the 1200 block of West 87th Street in the Gresham neighborhood. The boy was taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital with a wound to his right arm, police said.

...year-old woman and 33-year-old man were standing on the sidewalk in the 8000 block of South Stewart Avenue when two gunman approached them on foot and fired shots, police said. The woman was...

•A 24-year-old man was shot in the 10600 block of South Prairie Avenue in the Roseland neighborhood about 3:40 p.m. He was shot in the right armpit and driven to Roseland Hospital, and then transferred to Advocate Christ Medical Center, police said.

...A 22-year-old man was shot about 2:30 p.m. Sunday in the 4500 block of South Honore Street in the Back of the Yards neighborhood on the South Side, Lemmon said. The man...

...old man was shot in the stomach about 1:25 p.m. Sunday in the 8000 block of South Ellis Avenue in the East Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, according to Officer Veejay Zala, a...

...both legs, Estrada said. The man said he had been shot in the vicinity of West Chicago Avenue and North Spaulding Avenue in the Humboldt Park neighborhood on the West Side, but Estrada said police were unable...

...old man was shot in the abdomen about 11:15 a.m. Sunday in the 900 block of North Mayfield Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood on the West Side, according to Estrada. The victim had...

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Should Black Churches Have Armed Security After Attacks? Pastors Say No

The Rev. William Hall, pastor of St. James Evangelical Church, 8000 S. Michigan Ave. in Chatham, went to the site of the Charleston shooting to pray with families of...

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While St. Sabina, 1210 W. 78th Place, doesn't plan on beefing up security, Pfleger said when he spoke to church leaders around Chicago after the Charleston massacre, some leaders were lobbying for the idea.

Otis Moss III is the senior pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ, 400 W. 95th St. Moss said that since the news broke about Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville, S.C., catching on fire, he has been communicating with national and local leaders.

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    ILLINOIS HAS A CONCEAL CARRY LAW, IAM SURE SOME OF YOUR MEMBERS BRING THEIR WEAPONS TO CHURCH AS QUIET AS IT'S KEPT. SEEK THESE PEOPLE OUT AND LET THEM KNOW TO BE A LITTLE MORE SECURITY PRONE. MY FRIEND HAS TRAINED OVER 60 PERCENT OF REVERENS AND CHURCH MEMBERS IN THE CITY ALONE, THEY ALL HAVE LICENSES. LET'S LOOK OUT FOR EACH OTHER YOU KNOW WHO IAM TALKING TOO.

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