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  • Lake Shore Drive northbound remains closed from Wilson to Foster due to a suspicious package near Lawrence, Chicago police said. The southbound lanes have been reopened.
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chicago news
  • Police are investigating possible charges against people who staged a fake kidnapping in a park, terrifying parents and children who thought it was real.
  • Police are investigating possible charges against people who staged a fake kidnapping in a park, terrifying parents and children who thought it was real.
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national/world
  • Lake Shore Drive is closed from Wilson to Foster due to a suspicious package near Lawrence.
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news
  • A submarine built by Bluefin Robotics is lowered into the water by systems engineer Cheryl Mierzwa in Quincy, Mass., Wednesday, April 9, 2014.
  • As a robotic submarine dived into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person.
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national/world
  • A combat vehicle with pro-Russian gunman on top runs through downtown Slovyansk on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.
  • Pro-Russian insurgents commandeered six Ukrainian armored vehicles along with their crews and hoisted Russian flags over them Wednesday, dampening the central government's hopes of re-establishing control over restive eastern Ukraine.
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national/world
  • Classes resumed Wednesday at a Pittsburgh-area high school where authorities said a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard a week ago while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.
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national/world
  • Virginia Tech
  • Virginia Tech has paid federal fines totaling $32,500 for failing to issue a timely alert when a gunman began his killing rampage on campus seven years ago Wednesday, leaving 33 people dead.
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national/world
  • A man and his infant son have died after a fire that heavily damaged a home in western Illinois.
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news
  • WLS-TV, Chicago's number one news organization is looking for a seasoned television journalist with a proven track record in solid coverage and presentation of the news.
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station info
  • ABC 7 To Go, April 16, 2014
  • Bucktown water main break; Sandburg H.S. lockdown; Ferry sinks
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news
  • In another annual sign that summer is just around the corner, the Chicago bridge lifts have begun.
  • In another annual sign that summer is just around the corner, the Chicago bridge lifts have begun.
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chicago news
  • The Chew?s Carla Hall
  • Carla Hall sits down with Judy Hsu
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entertainment
  • ABC7 First Alert Weather Forecast
  • Mild, mostly sunny Wednesday.
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7-day forecast, mike caplan
  • ABC7 First Alert Weather Forecast
  • Mike Caplan's 7-day outlook.
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weather
  • Bucktown water main break gushes for hours
  • Chicago water crews spent part of the day capping a water main break that caused big problems in a section of Bucktown.
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chicago news
  • Bucktown water main break gushes for hours
  • Chicago water crews spent part of the day capping a water main break that caused big problems in a section of Bucktown.
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news
  • Marcus Lynch
  • A 20-year-old South Side man has been charged in the Monday afternoon Boystown sex assault of a 22-year-old woman.
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chicago news
  • Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been put on whats called a soft lockdown.
  • Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park has been put on what's called a "soft lockdown."
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chicago news
  • A group of Chicago Public School students is heading to Washington, DC Wednesday morning for a trip theyll remember for quite some time.
  • A group of Chicago Public Schools students headed to Washington, D.C., Wednesday morning for a trip they'll remember for quite some time.
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michelle obama, chicago public schools, local
  • Work is beginning Wednesday morning in repaving Chicago streets as part of Mayor Rahm Emanuels 2014 street resurfacing project.
  • Work began Wednesday morning to repave Chicago streets as part of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's 2014 street resurfacing project.
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chicago news
  • Investigators: DNA linked Palatine man to 97 murder
  • James Eaton, the man charged in the 1997 murder of 14-year-old Amber Creek, was scheduled to appear at a preliminary hearing in Racine, Wis., Wednesday.
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local
  • A Portage County man convicted of helping to cash the Social Security checks of his presumably dead mother-in-law has been sentenced to 54 months in prison.
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news
  • Wrigley Field's 100th birthday arrives next Wednesday as the Cubs host the Arizona Diamondbacks exactly a century after the Chicago Federals opened then-Weeghman Park against the Kansas City Packers April 23, 1914.
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sports