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CHICAGO | Man killed by Chicago police ran away, reached for waist

CHICAGO  — A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was shot multiple times as he ran away, spun around and reached toward his waist, according to footage released Sunday from an officer’s body-worn camera. Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said it’s the quickest he has ever ordered … Continue reading CHICAGO | Man killed by Chicago police ran away, reached for waist

CHICAGO | The Latest: Video: Chicago man ran away, reached to waist

CHICAGO — The Latest on a fatal shooting by a Chicago police officer (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Video released from an officer’s body-worn camera shows a black man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was running away and reaching toward his waist when he was shot … Continue reading CHICAGO | The Latest: Video: Chicago man ran away, reached to waist

Chicago | Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

Chicago – Retired NHL goaltender Ray Emery, who helped the Ottawa Senators reach the final in 2007 and won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013, drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario. He was 35. Hamilton Police said Emery was identified as the victim of a swimming accident Sunday morning. Staff sergeant … Continue reading Chicago | Former NHL goalie Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton, Ontario

CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after managers call cops on black customer

CHICAGO — CVS Health is apologizing after a black customer says white store managers in Chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon. Camilla Hudson posted cellphone video of one of the managers appearing nervous. Morry Matson’s left hand shakes as he calls police around 11:30 p.m. Friday. The 53-year-old Hudson says another … Continue reading CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after managers call cops on black customer

CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

CHICAGO — Footage from body-worn cameras and surveillance cameras shows that a man who was shot and killed by a Chicago police officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun, authorities said Sunday. Police described the video and said they would release footage of Saturday’s shooting from officer-worn body cameras later Sunday. Police … Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago police: Man killed by police appeared to be armed

CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after manager calls cops on black customer

CHICAGO — CVS Health is apologizing after a black customer says a white store manager in Chicago accused her of trying to use a phony coupon. Camilla Hudson posted cellphone video of manager Morry Matson calling police Friday night. Matson, who apparently plans to run for City Council and was a state delegate for Donald … Continue reading CHICAGO | CVS apologizes after manager calls cops on black customer

CHICAGO | Chicago police: Video shows fatal officer involved shooting

CHICAGO — Chicago police say body cameras show that a man who was fatally shot by an officer was armed with what appeared to be a handgun. Department spokesman Anthony Guglielmi (GOO-lee-em-ee) also said Sunday that officers found two magazines of bullets along with a gun at the site of Saturday evening’s shooting on the … Continue reading CHICAGO | Chicago police: Video shows fatal officer involved shooting

CHICAGO | Jabari Parker agrees to $40 million, 2-year deal with Bulls

CHICAGO — Jabari Parker and the Chicago Bulls agreed Saturday to a $40 million, two-year contract, bringing the talented and oft-injured forward to his hometown team. Agent Mark Bartelstein confirmed the deal shortly after the Milwaukee Bucks rescinded their qualifying offer. That made Parker an unrestricted free agent, clearing the way for him to join … Continue reading CHICAGO | Jabari Parker agrees to $40 million, 2-year deal with Bulls