Activist Hal Baskin has died at 66 years old.Provided

Activist Hal Baskin, Who Gave Up Gang Life To Work For Peace, Dies At 66

Baskin ran an Englewood community center for more than 20 years.

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Injured Deer Removed From CTA Tracks Had To Be Euthanized, City Says

The deer suffered a severely broken back leg, open wounds and multiple fractures.

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Man Tried To Lure Girl, 16, Into His Car In West Loop, Police Say

The incident happened Tuesday evening in the 1400 block of West Adams Street, police said.

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Little Village Shooting Kills David Quiroz, 33

David Quiroz, 33, was shot to death Tuesday night in the 2700 block of South Kolin Avenue, officials said.