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‘It’s very touching’: Cicero community donates essential …

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Angel Hernandez was hopeful that firefighters would be able to put out a fire that broke out in his apartment building in Cicero before it destroyed his unit. But the extra-alarm blaze eventually caused the building's roof to collapse.

Ed Burke trial: Co-defendants in spotlight as Burger …

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Federal prosecutors in the Ed Burke trial are wrapping up presentations of evidence in the alleged Burger King “shakedown” scheme. WGN's Mike Lowe reports on the story.

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Family, friends ‘outraged’ after mother shot dead …

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Family and friends are “outraged” after a mother of three was shot and killed by Morris police responding to a mental health call in late September. WGN News obtained the body cam footage of the incident.

Logan Square resident faces eviction over display …

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Controversy is brewing over a flag flying outside of a Northwest Side apartment that could lead to a woman's eviction if she doesn't remove the flag, or the property manager doesn't rescind their eviction notice. WGN's Kelly Davis reports on the story.

Chicago City Council discusses ordinance meant to …

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The Chicago City Council is reacting to the surge of hate crimes across the city and state with a proposed ordinance meant to make it easier to report and track how often they are happening.

Medical Watch: Health warnings for highly caffeinated …

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Dr. Nick Cozzi of Rush University Medical Center talks with WGN's Ben Bradley about health concerns over highly caffeinated drinks. A second lawsuit has been filed against the fast-casual chain Panera Bread after a man in Florida died after drinking the chain's highly caffeinated "Charged Lemonade" beverage.

CosMc’s opens in Bolingbrook on Friday

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The first CosMc's location opens Friday in Bolingbrook, near the intersection of Boughton and Weber roads.


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