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  1. After 12 years waiting for a corpse flower's stench, nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Fox News

    A crowd of people waited yesterday with bated breath to take in what a floriculturist at the Chicago Botanic Garden described to NBC Chicago as the "decaying, rancid, rotten stench" of one of the venue's most famous specimens. But Spike the corpse flower wasn't feeling particularly malodorous.

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  2. Parachuters fly into funeral of Army skydiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Fox News

    A solo Army Golden Knight parachutist honored a comrade's dream by landing on the high school football field where hundreds of mourners gathered for his funeral Saturday, a week after he was involved in a deadly accident at a Chicago air show. The military skydiver, joined by a team of professionals, fulfilled the wish of U.S. Army Master Sgt.

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  3. Army skydivers stop shows after teammate's deadly fall - VIDEO: Army...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Fox News

    Members of a U.S. Army skydiving team were planning to return Sunday to their base, where they will have access to counseling after a parachutist from their unit died from injuries suffered during a stunt at the Chicago Air & Water Show, a spokeswoman for the group said. The Golden Knights demonstration team has been put on a "safety stand down" after the death of Sgt.

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  4. Army skydivers returning to Fort Bragg after member dies from injuries in Chicago accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Fox News

    Members of a U.S. Army skydiving team will return to their base, where they will have access to counseling, after a parachutist from their unit died from injuries suffered during a stunt at the Chicago Air & Water Show. Golden Knights spokeswoman Donna Dixon said Sunday that the team will head to Fort Bragg in North Carolina, where they can meet with chaplains.

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  5. US Army skydiver dies from injuries suffered in Chicago air show accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Fox News

    A U.S. Army skydiver who had served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan died Sunday from injuries suffered in a midair collision with another jumper during a stunt at the Chicago Air & Water Show, authorities said. Corey Hood of Cincinnati, Ohio, who had recently turned 32, was pronounced dead Sunday afternoon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, said Mario Johnson, a Cook County medical examiner's investigator.

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  6. 2 parachutists seriously injured in Chicago air showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Fox News

    Two parachutists were seriously injured Saturday during the Chicago Air & Water Show after colliding midair while performing a stunt, a parachute team spokeswoman said. Witnesses say at least one of the men clipped the top of a high-rise apartment building before falling to the ground in the city's Gold Coast neighborhood.

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  7. 54 stingrays die at Chicago-area zoo when oxygen level dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Fox News

    Officials say all 54 stingrays in a popular exhibit at a suburban Chicago zoo died because the oxygen levels in their tank dropped too low. The Chicago Zoological Society released a statement Saturday saying the four southern stingrays and 50 cow-nose rays in the Brookfield Zoo exhibit were in a shallow pool that allows visitors to touch and feed the creatures.

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  8. America's best tacosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Fox News

    Ask a resident of Texas where the country's best tacos are, and they'll say you're certain to find them in their city, full of pulled and smoked meat. Head to San Diego and you're sure to meet some people who are absolutely convinced that there's nothing better than the fried fish tacos that are ubiquitous there.

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  9. Violence mars Chicago's Fourth of July celebrations, as gunfire kills 7-year-old, among othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Fox News

    Authorities say a 7-year-old boy who was celebrating the Fourth of July with his family was among three people who were shot and killed overnight in Chicago. Police say 7-year-old Amari Brown was shot after someone opened fire just before midnight Saturday in the Humboldt Park neighborhood.

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  10. 2-way mirror in bar's bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Fox News

    An Illinois bar owner is under investigation for a two-way mirror installed in the ladies room at his club after a visiting comedian posted a YouTube clip detailing how she discovered it. Chief of Police James Ritz told FoxNews.com that his team conducted interviews with patrons of Cigars and Stripes BBQ, Bar & Lounge in Berwyn, outside of Chicago, and it appears that no laws have been broken.

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  11. Dog flu in Chicago likely originated in Asia, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Fox News

    The flu strain that has infected at least one thousand dogs in Chicago likely stems from a canine that traveled from Asia to the United States, MyFoxChicago.com reported. "The H3N2 was brought here almost for certain by a dog from Asia, or that had visited Asia and came over here while they were infective, which is a very short window," Dr. David Gonsky, of West Loop Veterinary Care in Chicago, told MyFoxChicago.com.

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  12. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wins 2nd term in runoff victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Fox News

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a Democrat, won a second term Tuesday in a runoff election campaign that hinged on serious financial challenges facing the nation's third-largest city and the brusque management style of the former White House chief of staff. Emanuel was forced to campaign furiously across the city to beat Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia after failing to capture a majority against four other candidates in a February election.

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  13. Think tank tallies 64 terror plots targeting American homeland since 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Fox News

    Hasan Edmonds, , planned to join ISIS, while his cousin, Jonas Edmonds, plotted to kill 150 at the Joliet Armory, where Hasan's National Guard unit was based. The frightening plot to kill 150 National Guard members that unraveled last week when FBI agents nabbed two Chicago-area cousins was the 64th case since 9/11 of Islamist terrorists plotting to strike on American soil, according to a new report that warns the radicalizing influence of ISIS must be dealt with in the U.S. and abroad.

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  14. Think tank tallies 64 terror plots targeting American homeland since 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Fox News

    Hasan Edmonds, , planned to join ISIS, while his cousin, Jonas Edmonds, plotted to kill 150 at the Joliet Armory, where Hasan's National Guard unit was based. The frightening plot to kill 150 National Guard members that unraveled last week when FBI agents nabbed two Chicago-area cousins was the 64th case since 9/11 of Islamist terrorists plotting to strike on American soil, according to a new report that warns the radicalizing influence of ISIS must be dealt with in the U.S. and abroad.

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  15. Shock In Chicagoland: Major union endorses Rahm's opponent for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Fox News

    U.S. President Barack Obama puts his hand on Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's shoulder as they visit a campaign office in Chicago February 19, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque In a swipe at the White House, the Service Employees International Union , one of the largest labor organizations in the country, has endorsed Jesus "Chuy" Garcia over sitting Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

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  16. Never Seen Footage Film shows tragic 1915 Chicago River disasterRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Fox News

    Ted Wachholz couldn't believe his eyes: He opened Facebook on Saturday morning and saw film footage of the SS Eastland disaster, which claimed 844 lives on the Chicago River in 1915, the Chicago Tribune reports. "I'm reasonably confident that this is the first opportunity that the public has had" to see footage of the disaster, says Wachholz, who heads the Eastland Disaster Historical Society.

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  17. Mystery footage found of 1915 Chicago River disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Fox News

    Ted Wachholz couldn't believe his eyes: He opened Facebook on Saturday morning and saw film footage of the SS Eastland disaster, which claimed 844 lives on the Chicago River in 1915, the Chicago Tribune reports. "I'm reasonably confident that this is the first opportunity that the public has had" to see footage of the disaster, says Wachholz, who heads the Eastland Disaster Historical Society.

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