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  • The fire broke out overnight in the 1100-block of Keswick in the northeast quadrant of Lake Forest.
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  • Three people, including a firefighter, were injured in a fire in the 700-block of West Buena near Clarendon Avenue.
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  • Two Chicago police officers entered a burning building to rescue a woman in a wheelchair early Wednesday morning.
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  • Firefighters quickly extinguished a small fire in the sauna of a luxury hotel in Chicago's Gold Coast neighborhood.
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  • ComEd said almost 1,000 customers were without power after an electrical pole fell onto a roof and started a fire in the 4300-block of West Division Street.
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  • A fire forced several people out of a high-rise apartment building in Lincoln Park Monday.
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  • Firefighters rescued residents from a burning apartment building Saturday in Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood.
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  • Fire officials say seven people are dead after flames roared through a three-story building Sunday.
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  • Cicero fire officials released tapes of the 911 calls Wednesday in the southwest suburban fire that killed seven people.
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  • Investigators are looking into the cause of a fire in a three-story apartment building in Elgin.
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  • Fire officials are investigating the cause of an apartment fire that killed seven people Sunday in Cicero.
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  • The owner of Costa's said he will rebuild after a four-alarm fire gutted the popular Greek Restaurant on Halsted.
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  • Several business owners are already vowing to rebuild after a fire destroyed a large building that was central to redevelopment in Bronzeville.
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  • One person was killed and five others were injured in a Far North Side fire that officials said may have been set.
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  • A Chicago firefighter is recovering after collapsing at the scene of a fire on the city's North Side.
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  • An off-duty firefighter ran up 28 flights of stairs to save a woman as fire ripped through an apartment in a Chicago high-rise.
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  • An electric kitchen appliance probably started Thursday's deadly high-rise fire in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood.
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  • Hundreds of firefighters battled a blaze through the bitter cold at a Streeterville high-rise building early Thursday morning. One person was killed.
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  • SWAT team members were serving a search warrant at a home on Chicago's South Side when a fire suddenly broke out.
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  • A fire in an abandoned building on the city's South Side early Thursday morning has claimed the life of a man.
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  • The owners of a Chicago nightclub where 21 people died in a stampede were sentenced to prison.
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  • The RainbowPUSH coalition and some victims' families are calling for a federal investigation into the E2 nightclub disaster.
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