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  1. Residents weigh in on plans for new Obama Presidential CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago residents weighed in on plans for the new Obama Presidential Center, as well as Jackson and South Shore Parks. The Obama Presidential Center will bring changes to parts of Jackson and Washington Parks and the South Shore Cultural Center.

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  2. CTA bus evacuated due to suspicious packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A CTA bus was evacuated Tuesday afternoon just after 4:30 p.m. near Elston and Kimball in the Irving Park neighborhood due to a suspicious package. Report of a suspicious package on a CTA bus @ Elston & Kimbal.

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  3. Man in critical condition after daytime shooting on the Southeast SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police say a Hispanic man dressed in all black pulled up in a light colored mini van and shot a 49-year-old man in the back just after 5 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of 106th St. and South Green Bay. The area on the Southeast Side of Chicago is no stranger to gun violence, anytime of the day or night, according to neighbors.

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  4. Jump with the Armya s Golden Knights during the Chicago Air and Water ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Hundreds of thousands of people spent the weekend at the lakefront for the annual Air and Water Show in Chicago. WGN's own Sean Lewis was one of them-- but he didn't watch from the ground.

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  5. 2 different neighborhood back to school parades celebrate Chicagoa s kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago Public Schools start back in just two and a half weeks and with last weekend's big Bud Billiken parade over, it was the neighborhoods' turn. "We've been here 20 years," said resident Walter Tyner.

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  6. Former NU professor, Oxford employee arrive in Chicago for questioning in River North stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Wyndham Lathem, 42, and Andrew Warren, 56, arrived in Chicago late Friday night and are accused in the murder of 26-year-old Trenton James Cornell-Duranleau, a Chicago hairstylist. The two men were flown in from California overnight, and are now at 51st and Wentworth-Area Central for the Chicago Police Department.

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  7. Buona Beef management`s confrontation with union members caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Management at the Chicago-area chain of restaurants Buona Beef are in damage control after two company family members had a confrontation with local union members outside one of their eateries in Berwyn. The Buanavolantos were arrested and charged with battery after one of them slapped a protesters hand.

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  8. Former NU professor accused in brutal stabbing expected in Chicago court this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Two men accused of a brutal stabbing at a River North high rise last month are reportedly coming back to Chicago tomorrow. The since-fired Northwestern professor, Lathem, and Oxford University financial officer, Warren, are accused in the murder of 26-year-old Trenton James Cornell-Duranleau.

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  9. Clouds may obstruct eclipse viewing in ChicagolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Computer models, from early Friday, are showing a layer of considerable clouds in the area Monday afternoon. This cloud deck appears to arrive from the northwest and is more substantial on some models than others In addition, it appears that the shield of cloud cover will loom over areas north of Interstate 70, leaving Carbondale with clearer conditions.

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  10. Used once and never recycled, should you give straws the final straw?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The middle of August means it's unofficially the end of summer. Looking back at beach days, travel days, long hot days either at work or play, how many times did you find yourself reaching for a cold drink? But critics say we can do better than today's standard because 500 million single-use plastic straws are being used every day in America.

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  11. Herea s where to watch the eclipse in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Can't take the trip to Carbondale on Monday to watch the eclipse? There are plenty of places in Chicago to view it. Free eclipse viewing parties will be held at 20 parks across the city including Maggie Daley Park, Jackson Park, Humboldt Park, Lincoln Park, Portage Park and more. 2 comments

  12. Lurie Childrena s Hospital patients experience summer camp inside the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Arts and crafts, exploring, sounds like a summer camp. But for sick kids, it's not an option.

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  13. How are the Chicago Lake Michigan water temperatures taken?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The Chicago area shore water temperature has been taken at the James W. Jardine Water Purification Plant near Navy Pier from a sensor 15 feet below the surface since 1965. A water temperature is also taken from a sensor near a water intake pipe at the Harrison-Dever Crib located about two miles offshore east of Navy Pier.

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  14. Annual Bud Billiken parade brings best of Chicago togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Hundreds of thousands both in the parade and along the route stretching from Oakwood to the north, ending at Washington Park, a long parade. WGN was also at the parade.

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  15. LaSalle offers rich history and mule pulled boat ridesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Her latest adventure was to LaSalle, where she found a one of a kind boat ride and a lot of history. Most of us know just how crucial the canal system was for commerce back in the 1800s but did you know those old canal boats were pulled by rope with mules? In LaSalle you can be transported back to the mid 1800s with the same kind of mule pulled boat today.

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  16. Chicago man charged with 13 felony counts of burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police say they have arrested and charged a serial burglar who has been stealing cash and valuables from commercial buildings across the city. Dwayne Johnson, 55, was arrested in the 5100 block of South Winchester Wednesday when police, aware of an active investigative alert, observed him entering a maroon vehicle.

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  17. Charity brings CPS kids boxes of free school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    You remember the excitement when you got a new pack of markers and crisp folders for the start of the school year? School supplies are back lining store shelves already, but for many families, getting their kids the things they need for the classroom is nearly impossible. One charity is determined to see that every kid starts off right.

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  18. Chicagoa s Picasso sculpture at Daley Plaza turns 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A work of public art that initially bewildered and displeased many Chicagoans - only to later become a city icon - is turning 50. Chicago is marking the 1967 unveiling of the Pablo Picasso sculpture this month. Events surrounding the anniversary include music performances Tuesday at the Daley Plaza where it stands.

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  19. New options for strengthening Asian carp defenses expected in reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to release a draft report on possible measures at a crucial site in Illinois that could prevent invasive Asian carp from reaching Lake Michigan. The report due out Monday is expected to list options for upgrading the Brandon Road Lock and Dam near Joliet.

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  20. WGN Early Bird SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    To enter, log on to wgntv.com/contest and click on the "WGN-TV Morning News Early Bird Special" contest logo and complete the registration form. Entrants must use their own names, and include address, age, and daytime phone number.

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