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Man killed, 12 hurt in shootings

The woman was outside in the 5200 block of South Calumet Avenue when she heard gunshots and noticed a cut behind her ear, Gaines said.

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The woman was driving a car in the 5200 block of West Adams Street when she heard gunshots and realized she was struck in the neck, Gaines said.

The woman was shot in the abdomen in the 5000 block of North Kenmore Avenue.

Around 8:30 p.m. Saturday, a man in his 20s was shot in the shoulder and chest while he was outside in the 7700 block of South Chappel Avenue in the South Shore neighborhood, police said.

The man was in the 8800 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue when he was shot.

Earlier, an 18-year-old man was shot in the hand in the 400 block of North Lawler Avenue about 3:07 p.m., police said. 

    Shootings leave at least 4 hurt
    At least four people were wounded in separate shootings Saturday afternoon and evening across the city, police said. Most recently, a 48-year-old woman walked into Weiss Memorial Hospital after getting shot around 9:30 p.m. in the Uptown neighborhood on the North Side, said Chicago Police Department spokesman Ron Gaines.

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WLS-TV Annual EEO Public File Report August 1, 2015

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    WLS-TV Annual EEO Public File Report August 1, 2015
    WLS-TV ANNUAL EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT, AUGUST 1, 2015 This Annual EEO Public File Report is filed on behalf of WLS-TV (the "Station" or "ABC7") in compliance with the FCC's EEO reporting requirements. This report includes information from July 16, 2014 through July 15, 2015.

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Teen Shot by Bike Robbers Among Seven People Wounded in Overnight Shootings

...walked into Roseland Community Hospital saying he had been shot in his foot in the 300 block of East Garfield Boulevard. The man was listed in "good condition" Wednesday...

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• About 1 a.m. Wednesday, a 35-year-old man was shot several times in West Garfield Park, Estrada said. The victim had been standing with another man in the 100 block of South Kostner Avenue, when a gunman walked up and shot him.

• In Englewood, a 28-year-old man was shot in his left foot during a drive-by attack Tuesday night, Estrada said. The man had been walking along the 5800 block of South Morgan Street about 10:05 p.m. when someone inside a black sedan fired several shots.

• A couple minutes earlier, a 36-year-old man was shot in his right arm in South Chicago, Estrada said. The victim was walking down the 8700 block of South Escanaba Avenue when a gunman approached and opened fire. The man was treated at Advocate Trinity Hospital.

• A 20-year-old man was shot multiple times in Rogers Park about 8:05 p.m. Tuesday, Estrada said. The man, who cops said has gang affiliations, was walking in the 7200 block of North Sheridan Road when two people shot at him.

• A teenage boy was shot in West Englewood Tuesday when several men stole his bicycle, Estrada said. The 16-year-old had been riding along the 1800 block of West 71st Street about 7:53 p.m. when the group approached and demanded his bike.

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ABC7's broadcast of the Bud Billiken Parade

...will be activities following the parade which will be located in Washington Park southeast of 51st and King Dr. with free giveaways and other treats.ABC 7's broadcast of the Bud Billiken Parade...

    ABC7's broadcast of the 2015 Bud Billiken Parade
    ABC 7 Chicago will be the only TV station in town to broadcast the 86th Annual Bud Billiken Parade, live, Saturday, August 8th, from 10:00 am- 12:30pm. The Bud Billiken Parade is both the largest African-American parade in the country and one of the city of Chicago's premier back-to-school events.

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