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  1. Elevator plummets 84 floors in Chicago skyscraperRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    FKA The Hancock Center, Chicago's fourth tallest building, towers over Michigan Ave., Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, in Chicago. Visitors in a famed Chicago skyscraper dropped 84 floors, but survived when an elevator malfunctioned in the world's 16th tallest building.

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  2. New York roots of Labor Day celebration date back to 1882 - minus the three-day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Image of meat cutters wearing checkered overcoats marching in a Labor Day parade in Chicago, Illinois, 1900s. Long before Labor Day became the nation's last hurrah of summer, the holiday served as the first celebration of the American workforce.

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  3. Ness vs. Capone and the bloody battle for ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Ness escorting Capone through Dearborn Station, in the only known photo of both men together, May 3, 1932 He ran a ruthless mob, corrupted countless cops, even ordered a massacre - and no one could touch him. And then Al Capone made his big mistake.

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  4. Feds announce 57 migrant kids reunited with parents - but 46 still heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Demonstrators protest against Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Trump administration's immigration policies at Daley Plaza in Chicago on June 30. The Trump administration announced the reunification of 57 migrant children with their parents Thursday - but says 46 other kids are still being held for a variety of reasons. The announcement of the reassembled families came under a court-ordered deadline affecting children under the age of 5. The ruling by a federal judge covered all kids separated from their families between early May and June 20. The government cited "safety concerns posed by the adults in question" in the cases of nearly half the children deemed ineligible for reunification.

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  5. Fourteen people wounded in nine-hour span in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A man walks a boy past a CTA bus that was the scene of a shooting earlier in the day on Wednesday in Chicago. A 15-year-old boy was grazed in the head by a stray bullet on the Southwest Side on Wednesday while riding a CTA bus home from Walter Payton High School, according to Chicago police.

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  6. Catherine Zeta-Jones and son Dylan Douglas get nostalgicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Catherine Zeta-Jones and her 17-year-old son Dylan Michael Douglas had a throwback moment at an Upper West Side barbershop, according to a source in the 'hood. The "Chicago" star, who was a guest judge on Thursday's "Project Runway All-Stars" finale, took Dylan for a trim last week where he spotted a magazine cover on the wall, featuring his mom and dad, actor Michael Douglas, cradling him as a newborn.

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  7. New Chicago school being built on site of 38,000 unmarked gravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | New York Daily News

    The construction site at the north east corner of West Irving Park Road and North Oak Park Avenue in Chicago, where an estimated 38,000 people were buried in unmarked graves. CHICAGO - A 15-year effort to build a school in the Chicago's Dunning neighborhood is underway with an unusual complication: Construction workers are taking careful steps to avoid disturbing human remains that may lie beneath the soil.

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  8. Video shows University of Chicago officer shooting studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A University of Chicago police officer shot and seriously wounded a 21-year-old student who charged an officer with a metal pipe near the South Side campus late Tuesday, authorities said. The student, identified as Charles Thomas, is facing criminal charges in connection with the shooting, including felony aggravated assault of a peace officer and two counts of felony criminal damage to property, according to Chicago police.

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  9. Manhattan dad recalls shock of learning nanny killed his two kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | New York Daily News

    A Manhattan father choked back tears Tuesday as he recalled the shock of learning his two young children were stabbed to death in their Upper West Side home, and that their nanny was being charged in their gruesome murders. Devoted dad Kevin Krim avoided eye contact with accused killer Yoselyn Ortega in Manhattan Supreme Court, as he laid out for jurors the anguishing details of the worst day of his life.

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  10. A grudge match can help NYCHARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Ordinarily, too much bickering and backstabbing by rival politicians gums up the works, slowing down government and creating more problems than it solves. But in a strange way, the toxic rivalry between Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio might just be the magic ingredient needed to rescue the broke, battered and beleaguered New York City Housing Authority.

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  11. NYCHA at the crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | New York Daily News

    On an October morning in 1992, in Chicago's Cabrini-Green public housing complex, someone fired an AR-15 assault rifle from the window of an abandoned 10th-floor apartment. Three hundred yards away, a 7-year-old named Dantrell Davis was standing in front of his Cabrini high-rise.

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  12. Mourners pay respects to slain Chicago commander at funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Mourners remembered a slain Chicago Police commander Saturday as a model officer and "one of the good guys" who was uninterested in self-promotion, even as he moved up the department's ranks. Of all of Commander Paul Bauer's responsibilities, the ones that mattered the most to him were being a good husband to his wife, Erin, and good father to his daughter, Grace, several speakers said during his funeral at the Nativity of Our Load Church.

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  13. Feb. 14: Streets, Malcolm X and Al GoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | New York Daily News

    Manhattan: My old boss Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan once famously said: "Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts." In "Congestion pricing hurts the vulnerable" , Herb Stupp says that "city streets have never been in worse condition" - a claim which is provably false.

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  14. Vic Mensa connects mental health stigma to gun violence epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Vic Mensa wants to 'transform the angst and pain and struggle that we all experience growing up in urban communities into legit money and independence and positivity.' Rapper Vic Mensa was just 12 when he first realized how race affected his life, as Chicago police officers ripped him off his bike and sent him crashing to the ground.

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  15. Chicago woman robs bank where she used to work in pink nightgownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Latasha Gamble, 24, allegedly robbed a Chase Bank in Lakeview, Illinois on November 9, 2017 but was immediately recognized by her former co-workers at the bank. A Chicago woman sporting a flimsy disguise was arrested for stealing $126,000 from the bank where she used to work when she was recognized by her former colleagues.

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