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Bernie Tafoya
August 11, 2020 - 11:19 am
Tens of thousands of homes and businesses remain without electricity after severe storms ripped through the Chicago area Monday night, including one confirmed tornado that touched down on the North Side.
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RADIO.COM Staff
August 10, 2020 - 9:05 am
Chaos erupted in downtown Chicago early Monday morning, with reports of looting and property damage, as well as shots fired at and by police.
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RADIO.COM Staff
August 05, 2020 - 1:59 pm
The city of Chicago and Chicago Public Schools officials said it was a tough decision, but they will not have students on a hybrid system when the school year begins on Sept. 8, instead opting for a fully remote learning model.
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Jalisa Ford sits on the ground while rubbing the walkway where her 9-year-old son Janari Ricks was fatally shot while playing with friends at the Cabrini Green townhomes Saturday Aug. 1, 2020 in Chicago.(Armando L. Sanchez/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 6:40 pm
Chicago had suffered 440 homicides by the end of July, compared to 290 for the same period last year. And more and more of the victims are children.
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Chicago Police investigate at the 25th District station on the Northwest Side, after several officers were shot outside the station, Thursday, July 30, 2020. Authorities say a carjacking suspect being led into the Chicago police station shot three officers who returned fire and shot him. Police spokesman Tom Ahern says the shooting happened Thursday morning as the officers were leading the suspect from a police vehicle in to a station house on the city's northwest side. (Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 11:37 am
CHICAGO (AP) — A convicted felon on parole has been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of three Chicago police officers outside a station, authorities said Friday. Police said Lovelle Jordan, a carjacking suspect, was being led into the station on Thursday on the city’s northwest side...
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 22, 2020 - 5:15 am
Fifteen people were wounded Tuesday evening in a shootout that erupted outside a funeral home on Chicago’s South Side. Sixty shell casings have been found at the scene.
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Mike Krauser
July 04, 2020 - 6:45 am
The Shedd Aquarium opened back up to the public Friday after being closed for nearly four months, and a special guest stopped by to welcome the visitors who lined up to visit the aquatic animals in person again. Read more now.
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Steve Miller
June 12, 2020 - 10:19 am
It is believed to be the first double-lung transplant in the United States involving a patient with COVID-19, and doctors at Northwestern say they are hopeful the recipient will make a full recovery. Read more now.
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Mike Krauser
June 06, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Several thousand protesters gathered in Union Park on Chicago’s Near West Side before taking to the streets in a march that stretched for blocks.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 30, 2020 - 10:05 pm
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced Saturday there will be an overnight curfew, from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, following George Floyd protests that devolved into violence and looting.
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