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Students take refuge at auto dealership after teen shot and suspect killed inside Northwest Side music store: 'You just saw the terror in their eyes'

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Rare meteor outburst could light up the skies Thursday night: 'Seeing that many is really special'

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Thanks to light pollution, you probably can't see Chicago's night sky. New Adler exhibit explores it

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Impeachment hearings: Ambassador Gordon Sondland says Trump sought quid pro quo over Ukraine military aid in stunning testimony

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Holiday gift guide 2019: Ideas for everyone on your list

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Column: Children are screaming for help in isolated rooms, our reporters found. Now it's on us to intervene.

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'Knives Out' review: A sleuth plays a ripping game of Clue, and a family of vipers wonders whodunit

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Prince Andrew to step back from public duties after BBC interview about his association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein

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Ask Amy: Teen is troubled by bouts of acute anxiety

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Suit alleges former directors of Central Grocers drove the grocery co-op into the ground

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Will Congress ever make pot legal at the federal level? Some call panel's marijuana vote 'a turning point.'

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University of Chicago Medical Center is diverting ambulances to other hospitals as it prepares for Tuesday nurses strike

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If you shopped online at Macy's last month, hackers may have stolen your credit card info

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Gov. Pritzker directs school board to take emergency action, curb 'isolated' timeout rooms in schools

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Mayor Lori Lightfoot's $11.65 billion budget advances despite criticism over uncertain revenue, progressive complaints over campaign promises

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Mother took adult daughter from St. Louis-area nursing home, then stabbed her to death in a hotel room before attempting to kill herself, police say

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Thousands of Indiana teachers gather at statehouse to demand higher wages, less standardized testing

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Camel, cow, donkey found roaming together along Kansas road

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Muncie, Indiana Mayor Dennis Tyler arrested by FBI amid city investigation

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New series from 'Sex and the City' creator briefly filming in Chicago

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Oh what fun: Holiday performances in Chicago

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South Asian pop-up Wazwan lands permanent home at Politan Row, plus more Chicago restaurant openings

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Riviera-inspired restaurant Kostali from Carrie Nahabedian opening downtown in late November

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First look: What to know about Time Out Market, opening Thursday in Chicago's Fulton Market

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