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  • A Pennsylvania high school student is in hot water for asking Miss America to prom during a question and answer session at school.
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national/world
  • Starting Friday night, track work around the 18th Street connector means Orange Line trains will not run between the Halsted and Roosevelt stops.
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chicago news
  • Teen with Down syndrome accepted to college.
  • A high school student with Down syndrome has just achieved one of his lifelong dreams -- getting accepted to college.
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youtube, national/world
  • I-Team: Kevin Trudeau, unlikely pauper
  • The I-Team investigates an unlikely pauper, Kevin Trudeau, who made millions on late night TV selling weight loss books.
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iteam, chuck goudie
  • Cameras captured amazing video of a woman who barely escaped with her life when a truck crashed into a Chicago grocery store.
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chicago news, john garcia
  • The Irv Kupcinet memorial statue located near Wabash and Wacker is gone, and the empty base led to rumors about where it went. The answer: out for repairs.
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  • I-Team: Kevin Trudeau, unlikely pauper
  • The I-Team investigates an unlikely pauper, Kevin Trudeau, who made millions on late night TV selling weight loss books.
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news
  • Surveillance video captured a woman's close call when she narrowly escaped a truck crashing into a grocery store in Chicago.
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  • Woman narrowly escapes truck into store
  • Surveillance video captured a woman's close call when a truck slammed into a Chicago grocery store.
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  • Boy who drowned in Crystal Lake pond identified as Jose Esquivel
  • A 15-year-old boy died after divers pulled him from a pond in northwest suburban Crystal Lake. Jose Esquivel was in the water for more than 90 minutes.
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local
  • Jose Esquivel, 15, drowned in Crystal Lake pond
  • A 15-year-old boy died after divers pulled him from a pond in northwest suburban Crystal Lake. Jose Esquivel was in the water for more than 90 minutes.
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news
  • This undated photo provided by the Missouri Department of Corrections shows Cornealious Anderson.
  • A Missouri man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for 13 years said he is overwhelmed by the support he's received since the story of his incarceration became public.
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national/world
  • The government wants to buy nearly two dozen homes along the Des Plaines River and tear them down. Many flood weary residents are thrilled with the offer.
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local
  • FEMA gives Des Plaines River homeowners option to sell
  • The government wants to buy nearly two dozen homes along the Des Plaines River and tear them down.
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news
  • Bronzeville woman drops 100lbs for organ donation
  • A Bronzeville woman in need of a kidney transplant who lost more than 100 pounds is spreading the word about physical fitness and organ donation during National Donate Life Month.
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news
  • Boy who drowned in Crystal Lake pond identified as Jose Esquivel
  • A 15-year-old boy died after divers pulled him from a pond in northwest suburban Crystal Lake. Jose Esquivel was in the water for more than 90 minutes.
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news
  • A Bronzeville woman in need of a kidney transplant who lost more than 100 pounds is spreading the word about physical fitness and organ donation during National Donate Life Month.
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chicago news
  • As crews move the old Ashland bridge to its new location on Western Avenue, the street will be closed between St. Paul and Moffat from 6 a.m. Saturday until installation is complete.
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chicago news
  • City: Kup statue not stolen, out for repairs
  • The Irv Kupcinet memorial statue located near Wabash and Wacker is gone, and the empty base led to rumors about where it went.
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news
  • Boy pulled from Crystal Lake pond after 90 minutes dies
  • A 15-year-old boy died after divers pulled him from a pond in northwest suburban Crystal Lake. He was in the water for more than 90 minutes before they were able to find him and get him out.
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news
  • Pilsen parishes join together for Good Friday procession
  • Six parishes joined together for a Good Friday procession in Pilsen Friday.
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chicago news
  • ABC7 First Alert Forecast
  • Mostly sunny but a little cooler Friday.
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7-day forecast, jerry taft
  • Ganaa Otgoo, 32, allegedly punched and kicked an elderly man until he fell down during an attack on the CTA Yellow Line train. Otgoo faces one count of aggravated battery.
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chicago news
  • Freed inmate: New investigation like a nightmare
  • In an ABC7 exclusive, former death row inmate Anthony Porter talks about a new investigation into his overturned murder conviction.
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news
  • Freed inmate: New investigation like a nightmare
  • In an ABC7 exclusive, former death row inmate Anthony Porter talks about a new investigation into his overturned murder conviction.
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local, charles thomas
  • ABC7 First Alert Forecast
  • Watch the latest 7-day outlook from Jerry Taft.
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  • Boy recovering from pit bull attack
  • In an ABC7 exclusive interview, the mother of a boy attacked by a pit bull in East Chicago shares her story.
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local, stacey baca
  • Lacey Holsworth
  • Lacey Holsworth did not stop smiling until cancer took her life.
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national/world
  • Family members and friends of Officer Sean Collier, who authorities say was killed by the Boston Marathon bombing suspects, are honoring him a year later.
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national/world
  • A woman is suing the Four Seasons Hotel for injuries she says she suffered during a massage.
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chicago news
  • CPD bike patrols to swarm high-crime areas
  • Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy is beefing up one of his crime-fighting strategies, dubbed "Operation Impact," which focused originally on foot patrols.
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chicago news, jessica d'onofrio
  • An Ohio teacher was fired after a student claimed the teacher told him the United States didn't need another African American president.
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national/world
  • Mohammed Whitaker, 27, charged in highway shootings that wounded three people near Kansas City. Whitaker held on $1M cash bail.
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national/world