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  1. Chicago-area steel company collecting donations for hurricane reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Esmark Steel on Saturday collected donations at its plant at 2500 Euclid Ave. The company is accepting donations through the beginning of next week. Requested items include water bottles, solar phone chargers, sleeping bags, clothing, generators, batteries, blankets, baby wipes, toothbrushes and non-perishable food items.

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  2. Video shows missing pregnant woman from South Chicago on day she was last seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Surveillance video shows a pregnant woman who has been missing from South Chicago for nearly a week dressed in her work uniform on the day she was last seen. A neighbor's surveillance video shows Kierra Coles, 26, dressed in her U.S. Post Service uniform, heading to work on Tuesday, Oct. 9. In the video, she passes her car and goes across the street then disappears out of frame.

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  3. Jury finds Jason Van Dyke guilty of 2nd-degree murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A jury has found Jason Van Dyke, the Chicago police officer charged with murdering Laquan McDonald, guilty of second-degree murder and 16 counts of aggravated battery with a firearm. He was found not guilty of official misconduct.

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  4. Chicago police, schools brace for Jason Van Dyke verdictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The City of Chicago is bracing for the verdict in the trial of Jason Van Dyke for the 2014 killing of Laquan McDonald, as police, schools and entire communities prepare for whatever comes after the jury reaches its decision. Jury deliberations ended without a verdict Thursday around 5:30 p.m. The jurors will be sequestered and resume Friday morning, according to officials.

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  5. Police say 2 Rogers Park slayings connected, men were shot in the head with the same gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police say two murders committed within 36 hours and a half mile of each other in Rogers Park were likely committed by the same person with the same gun. "I can tell you that the shell casings found at both crime scenes... were found to be a match," Chicago Police Department Supt.

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  6. 2 teens shot and killed near Red Line 35th Street stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Two teens were shot and killed Wednesday on Chicago's South Side near a CTA train station and within sight of Guaranteed Rate Field. The shooting took place near 35th Street and LaSalle Street around 3 p.m. near the Red Line 35th station.

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  7. CPD ready to expand hours, cancel days off if Van Dyke verdict sparks protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Police officials in Chicago said they are ready to expand hours and cancel days off if widespread protests happen after a verdict is reached in the Jason Van Dyke trial . Chicago police officials said officers are ready to have their usual 8 A1 2-hour days expanded to 12-hour days, and that days off would be canceled for other officers.

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  8. These are the key people in the Jason Van Dyke trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Jason Van Dyke is the first Chicago police officer in decades to face murder charges for an on-duty incident. His jury trial is underway at the Leighton Criminal Courthouse, 2650 S. California Ave. Van Dyke, 40, is charged with first-degree murder, official misconduct and aggravated battery in the Oct. 20, 2014, slaying of Laquan McDonald.

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  9. Jason Van Dykea s wife speaks out: a Hea s just a man. He did his jobaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    With a jury waiting in the wings and attorneys polishing their case, the trial of Jason Van Dyke is set to begin Monday. In a rare television interview, WGN News spoke with Tiffany Van Dyke, the wife of the Chicago police officer charged with murder.

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  10. Bill Daley to run for Chicago mayor: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley is seen May 22, 2011 during the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference 2011 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN White House Chief of Staff Bill Daley is seen May 22, 2011 during the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Policy Conference 2011 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.

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  11. Citizen with concealed carry permit shot at suspect who shot at Cicero officer: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Authorities said a citizen who had a concealed carry permit shot at the person suspected of shooting at a Cicero police officer on Thursday. A Cicero officer, identified as 31-year-old Luis Duarte, who officials said is a four-year veteran of the force, was shot multiple times around 5 p.m. Thursday near the Cicero Avenue entrance ramp on I-55 on the border of Chicago and Cicero.

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  12. Jury selection continues in Van Dyke trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    SEPTEMBER 05: Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke leaves the Leighton Criminal Courts Building following the first day of Jury selection in his murder trial on September 5, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Laquan McDonald died after allegedly being shot by Van Dyke 16 times on October 20, 2014.

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  13. Jury selection begins in Jason Van Dyke trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke listens to testimony at the Leighton Criminal Court Building Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, during the hearing on the shooting death of Laquan McDonald. Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke listens to testimony at the Leighton Criminal Court Building Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, during the hearing on the shooting death of Laquan McDonald.

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  14. Officer catches boy dropped from second-story window of burning homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Chicago police and firefighters saved a man and his young grandson during a dramatic rescue Sunday afternoon on the Far Southeast Side. Flames could be seen for blocks and billowing smoke was visible for miles after fire broke out in a two-story coach house near 100th Street and Avenue L in the East Side neighborhood Sunday, eventually spreading to a second building.

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  15. At back-to-school event, a call for peace during Laquan McDonald trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    At a back-to-school gathering on the Northwest Side, religious and community leaders called for peace should Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke be acquitted in the slaying of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. "The family of Laquan McDonald saw his life end in violence," Appellate Judge Nathaniel House, Jr., said.

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  16. Dangerous waves, flooding expected along Lake MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    In Chicago, police say a man died early Saturday after a large wave swept him into the lake at North Avenue Beach. Crews searched for the man for about two hours before finding him.

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  17. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will not seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Emanuel said in a statement released by his office that being mayor "has been the job of a lifetime, but it is not a job for a lifetime." The Chicago Tribune says he had already raised more than $10 million for another run for a four-year term.

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  18. Flood Warning for Eastern DuPage and northern Cook Counties until 7:15PM CDTRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Flood Warning for... Eastern DuPage and Northern Cook County * Until 715 PM CDT * At 514 PM CDT, broadcast media reported ongoing areas of flooding in portions of southeast DuPage county and the city of Chicago.

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  19. Anti-violence protest aims to shut down part of Kennedy near O'HareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Anti-violence protesters are planning to shut down the Kennedy Expressway Monday and disrupt Labor Day traffic to and from O'Hare International Airport. State police have said they will not allow traffic to be blocked.

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  20. Anti-violence protesters plan to shut down Kennedy on Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2018 | WGN-TV Chicago

    Anti-violence protesters are planning to shut down the Kennedy Expressway Monday and disrupt Labor Day traffic to and from O'Hare airport. The Reverend Gregory Livingston is leading the protest and said he doesn't want to be arrested but is prepared if that happens.

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