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9-year-old boy shot to death in Greater Grand Crossing neighborhood

About 4:05 p.m., police responding to a call of shots fired in the 1200 block of East 71st Street found the boy, who had been shot multiple times. 

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Court records shed new light on teen linked to mother’s death in Bali

Heather Mack was a handful. Long before her mother’s body was found stuffed in a suitcase outside a Bali resort, and before police began making regular visits to the family’s Oak Park home, her father James L. Mack put it politely. “My daughter is very active,” James L. Mack said.

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