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  1. Hundreds march with crosses as powerful symbol of gun violencea s human tollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago is finishing 2016 with a dubious milestone: this year the city has logged more homicides than any other major American city. Advocates and activists joined family and friends Saturday to honor the survivors and victims of Chicago's gun violence with a march down Michigan Ave Saturday carrying nearly 800 wooden crosses, each one representing a victim of homicide in Chicago this year. 8 comments

  2. Chicago prepares to ring in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The city of Chicago will once again ring in the new year with a giant star rising up along the Chicago River. The celebration features music, fireworks and a 70-foot star rising at midnight along the Hyatt Regency Chicago's West Tower.

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  3. Police officers credited with saving mana s lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A trio of Chicago police officers say they were in the right place at the right time and were able to help save a man's life. Officers Cyrus Martinez, Jason Cloherty, and Tom Sikorski work on a tactical team in the 25th District.

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  4. Hundreds of crosses create powerful image of Chicagoa s gun violence problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    AURORA, Ill. -- A striking vigil constructed in the suburbs is drawing attention to the victims of gun violence in Chicago.

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  5. First date hot spots: Starbucks, In-N-Out Burger top dating appa s listRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    If you're planning a first date, where do you go? Cheap and cheerful or pricey and trendy? The dating app Clover analyzed data from 1.5 million users across the country, and it looks like cheap and cheerful wins. The favorite spot is Starbucks, followed by In-N-Out burger, Chick-fil-a, New York's Central Park and Panera.

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  6. Last minute deal keeps Chicago homeless shelter openRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The shelter at the Preston Bradley Center was threatening to close Friday. But the city and the shelter operators reached a funding deal that will keep it going through next year. 2 comments

  7. Chicago goes 4 days without a fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The last person to die of gunshot wounds was a man who got into a fight in Albany Park early Sunday morning. According to The Sun-Times , there was only one homicide during this time period.

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  8. How one man races to keep the past of Chicago presentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Eric Nordstrom didn't plan to spend his life poking around crumbling churches, homes and hospitals on a quest to document history. He studied molecular genetics at the University of Minnesota and was a staff scientist at the University of Chicago.

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  9. Phil Vettel reviews AramiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago is awash in restaurants one visits strictly for sushi, and then those that handle noodle dishes and other hot items well but where sushi and sashimi are afterthoughts, if they're available at all. Arami, however, is one of the best-balanced Japanese restaurants in Chicago, a multi-tooled player, much in the manner of Katsu or Momotaro , where the sushi bar and hot kitchen both operate at high levels, helped along by a surprisingly thorough beverage program. 1 comment

  10. Late arriving snow in Chicagoland Saturday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    This is the third weekend in a row hit by snow in Chicago. And while it will likely be snowfree by Sunday sunrise, we may be facing worse weather to close out the weekend.

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  11. Gift giveaway makes the holidays brighter for hundreds of familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Hundreds of families descended on Olive Harvey College Saturday morning for a big Christmas giveaway that's been an annual tradition for 20 years. Entrepreneur Larry Huggins of Riteway- Huggins Construction started the giveaway 20 years ago in Englewood.

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  12. Chicago non-profit looking to lend seniors a hand during snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A Chicago non-profit is looking to do good by lending seniors a helping hand during the weekend's snowstorm. My Block, My Hood, My City works to expand the worldview of inner city youth by introducing them to new experiences and places in their city.

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  13. Live Snow Updates: City officials warn of a extremea temperatures, say to prepare for snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Winter weather is headed for the Chicagoland area, with a Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 p.m. Saturday through Sunday evening. Check back here for all the latest on traffic, weather, and more as storms roll into Chicago Saturday evening.

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  14. Winter Storm Warning issued for the Chicagoland areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The National Weather Service in Chicago issued a Winter Storm Warning for Cook, DuPage, Lake, and Will counties Saturday afternoon. The warning is in effect starting 6 p.m. Saturday and lasts until 12 a.m. on December 12. During that time, the NWS expects "significant snowfall" starting Saturday evening and lasting through the weekend.

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  15. Account ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    This position will be responsible for new business development for WGN-TV, WGNTV.com, CLTV and other advertising and marketing opportunities. The focus will be selling TV and online advertisers in lucrative business categories such as Health, Home Improvement, Entertainment and Sports.

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  16. Shots fired at Chicago police 5 times in 10 days: CPD spokesmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police say one person is in custody after shots were fired at officers in the city's Gresham neighborhood. No one was hurt in Tuesday night's shooting, which police say marked the fifth time that Chicago officers were fired upon since last Sunday, according to police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi.

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  17. Motorcycle parade brings presents to kids in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    For it's 39th year, the Chicagoland Toys For Tots Motorcycle Parade brings hundreds, sometimes thousands of bikes, into the city to help the Marine Corps. bring toys, bikes and other gifts to underprivileged kids in the Chicago area.

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  18. Snow crosses over ChicagolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Here's the latest update from WGN's Jim Ramsey - snowstorms are expected to cross over the Chicago area by 6 p.m. Sunday.

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  19. Firefighters deliver a parade of toys for kids in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago firefighters held their 18th-Annual Toy Parade Saturday, collecting and delivering presents that will be in the hands of youngsters on Christmas morning thanks to Toys for Tots. And the festivities continue when the 39th-annual Chicagoland Toys for Tots Motorcycle Parade heads down a long stretch of Western Ave. Sunday.

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  20. Winter weather advisory issued for the Chicagoland area, snow expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory Saturday afternoon for the following counties: Boone; Cook; De Kalb; DuPage; Grundy; Kane; Kendall; La Salle; Lake; Lee; McHenry; Ogle; Will; Winnebago. According to the NWS, light to moderate snow will begin Sunday morning and continue through the afternoon.

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