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Chicago, Milwaukee metro areas at risk for damaging derecho

AccuWeather meteorologists warn that atmospheric conditions may allow for a fast-moving high-wind event that could roar from Wisconsin to Ohio at midweek and impact the metro areas of Chicago and Milwaukee Wednesday evening. The repetitive pattern of severe weather forecast for portions of the north-central United States this week includes...
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Chicago PD Season 9 is not coming to NBC in August 2021

Ready to see more from Intelligence? There isn’t much longer to wait, but we won’t see Chicago PD Season 9 premiere next month. Chicago PD Season 8 was difficult to follow. Not only did it get started late, but we ended up an on-off schedule due to filming during the pandemic. The late start blowed, though, especially with only two episodes before the winter break.
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Illinois woman, who dragged officer, shot and killed by police

DOLTON, Ill. (WTVO) — The Illinois State Police says it has begun an investigation into an officer involved shooting after a 19-year-old woman, who dragged a police officer at a crime scene, was shot and killed by police. According to the ISP, the incident occurred around 1:10 a.m. in the...
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Woman shot by police dies, 2 officers injured after incident leads to shooting, crash in Dolton

DOLTON, Ill. — A woman shot by police in the south suburbs has died, and two officers were injured after an incident at a restaurant led to a shooting and car crash. Dolton police responded to Baba’s restaurant on the 600 block of Sibley Boulevard around 1 a.m. Tuesday for reports of an armed woman at the drive-thru that was upset because the restaurant wasn’t open.
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State Of Illinois Announces Face Coverings Now Required In All State Facilities, Regardless Of Vaccination Status

CHICAGO - The State of Illinois today announced that face coverings are now required in all State facilities for both vaccinated and unvaccinated people. The announcements comes as data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show the majority of counties across Illinois are experiencing substantial or high COVID-19 transmission, now including Cook County. The state is taking this action as an employer to protect its employees, but more broadly, the CDC and the Illinois Continue Reading
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In Lincoln Park, White Neighbors Have Been Calling Cops On Black-Owned Restaurant Since Day One, Owner Says

LINCOLN PARK — New Lincoln Park restaurant Dinner and a Movie had only been open for a day when police started showing up, owner Rashad Bailey said. “That same day we opened [April 30] is when the police started coming,” Bailey said. “They were there the first day we opened, second day, third day and the fourth day. Then the next thing you know I’ve got [Business Affairs and Consumer Protection] showing up.”
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Armed robbers shoot victim outside Presidential Towers in West Loop

Two men fired at least 20 shots as they robbed a man outside his West Loop high-rise apartment building late Monday, leaving the victim in serious condition. No arrests have been made. It happened outside Presidential Towers, 555 West Madison, around 11:22 p.m., according to police and witnesses. Police officers...
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Man shot while driving with child on Dan Ryan Expressway

CHICAGO - A man was shot while driving on the Dan Ryan Expressway Monday night on the South Side. A 4-year-old riding in his vehicle was not harmed, according to officials. The 32-year-old man was traveling outbound on the Dan Ryan near 61st Street about 8:30 p.m. when someone in a dark-colored Dodge Charger began shooting at his vehicle, Chicago police said.