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Man Dies After Being Tasered By Police

    Crime Scene Revised

    CHICAGO — A man died Thursday after being Tasered by police.

    Philip Coleman, 38, "became combative" with officers Thursday whiles being transported from the Calumet district police station to court, according to a police statement.
    Coleman was Tasered and then transported to Roseland Hospital, where he became physically aggressive with hospital

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    Breaking News: 500 King College Prep Students Sit-In Demanding Resignation of Principal

    King High School

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    Chicago Vows to Fight Concealed Carry Ruling

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    Man Dies After Falling from Hotel Roof

      Ambulance

      (AP) — A 23-year-old man has died after falling into a smokestack atop a Chicago hotel.

      Authorities say the man was trying to take a photo from the top of the Intercontinental Hotel on Michigan Avenue when he fell 22 feet down the smokestack. He was pronounced dead at Northwestern Memorial Hospital early Thursday. His name wasn't immediately

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      Mental Health Care at Kewanee Juvenile Detention Center Lacking

        Juvenile Detention Center

        (AP) — Medical care for severe mental illness at a Kewanee juvenile detention center is so inadequate, the state should find another place for residents needing care "to prevent the violation of their constitutional right to treatment," a report released Thursday says.

        Only eight of 17 mental health positions were filled at the Illinois Youth

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