A 25-year-old UIC student, identified in a GoFundMe campaign as Thomas, was critically injured in an accident this week in Pilsen.GoFundMe

GoFundMe Launched For UIC Student Cyclist Critically Injured When Passenger Opens Car Door In Pilsen

The UIC student, who remains unconscious, was hit by another car and suffered severe brain damage, according to the crowdfunding page.

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3 Garage Break-Ins Reported In Little Village, Police Say

The most recent burglary happened Saturday in the 2600 block of South Millard Avenue, police said.

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18-Story Tower Would Bring More Offices To Fulton Market Gateway, But Neighbors Concerned About Traffic, Safety

A Rascal Flatts-themed restaurant was planned in the 800 W. Fulton Market tower at the old Mid nightclub and Isaacson & Stein Fish sites, but that plan has been scrapped, the developer said.

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Chicago Spent More Than $113 Million On Police Misconduct Lawsuits In 2018

CHICAGO REPORTER: The amount paid out for police misconduct in 2018 is more than the city has paid in any year since at least 2011.