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Woman, teenage girl injured in West Side shooting

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CHICAGO - A 28-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl were injured in a shooting in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood Sunday morning, according to police.
Police said the two victims were in the 3300 block of West Douglas Boulevard just after 6:20 a.m. Sunday morning when a verbal altercation broke out.
The 28-year-old woman sustained a gunshot wound to the mouth and the 16-year-old girl sustained a gunshot wound to the hand.
They were both transported to Mount Sinai Hospital where their condition is unknown.
The incident is currently under investigation.
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Kissimmee woman hit and killed trying to cross road

Kissimmee woman hit and killed trying to cross road

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A 42-year-old pedestrian was killed late Saturday night as she was trying to cross a road in Osceola County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
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2 dead, 4 injured in morning fire at Chicago home

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A woman and a 12-year-old girl died in a fire that broke out early Sunday morning on the South Side of Chicago, according to authorities.
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Young girl among 2 killed in Gresham house fire, official says; 4 others injured

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Two people, including a young girl, were killed in a Gresham house fire early Sunday. Four more adults also were injured in the blaze, officials said.
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2 dead, 4 injured in house fire on South Side

2 dead, 4 injured in house fire on South Side

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CHICAGO - A 12-year-old girl is among two people dead in a house fire that injured four others in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood, according to police.
Police said first-responders arrived at the house fire in the 8600 block of South Hermitage Avenue just before 4:00 a.m. Sunday.
Two victims, a 12-year-old girl and an adult, were transported to Little Company of Mary Hospital in critical condition and were later pronounced dead.
Four other adults, two men and two women were transported to Christ Hospital where their condition is currently unknown.
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12-year-old girl killed after fatal fire in Gresham

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A 12-year-old girl and a woman were taken to Little Company of Mary Hospital where they were both pronounced dead.
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