Chicago

Clarisa Figueroa, Desiree Figueroa
Chicago Police Department via AP
July 25, 2019 - 6:28 pm
Attorneys representing two Chicago women charged in the death of a mother and a child cut from her womb are asking for a gag order.
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Florida alligator expert Frank Robb holds an alligator during a news conference, Tuesday, July 16, 2019, in Chicago. Robb captured the elusive alligator in a public lagoon at Humboldt Park early Tuesday. (Ashlee Rezin/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
July 19, 2019 - 6:22 pm
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — An alligator that eluded capture for days in a Chicago lagoon is settling in its new home in Florida. The St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park said in a Facebook post Friday that it welcomed the reptile known as Chance the Snapper with a banner, pizza and Chicago'...
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FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2019, file photo, Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx speaks at a news conference, in Chicago. Text messages released showed Foxx believed her office had overcharged “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett for allegedly staging a racist, anti-gay attack on himself drew heavy criticism because Foxx had recused herself from the case. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato, File)
April 28, 2019 - 1:26 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's top prosecutor has been subpoenaed to appear in court by a retired appellate judge who's pushing for a special prosecutor to investigate the handling of the case against actor Jussie Smollett. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that Sheila O'Brien also subpoenaed Cook County...
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Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse
April 11, 2019 - 3:55 pm
A restaurant owner in Chicago uses an endoscope to peer inside a vault that is linked to Al Capone.
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March 15, 2019 - 6:26 pm
Organizers of Chicago's downtown St. Patrick's Day Parade offered a sneak peek Thursday of Saturday's event, including the preparations necessary to dye the Chicago River green.
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