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Chicago: City in Illinois, United States
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States. Chicago is the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States, and the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, which is often referred to as "Chicagoland." The Chicago metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States; the fourth largest in North America ; and the third largest metropolitan area in the world by land area.

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Jussie Smollett cleared in alleged attack; Chicago mayor outraged

Prosecutors dropped all charges against “Empire” star Jussie Smollett and some officials are not happy with the decision.
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Jussie Smollett hoax charge dropped by Chicago prosecutors, prompting mayor's rebuke

Chicago prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges accusing "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime, a stunning move that drew the fury of the city's police superintendent and mayor,..
Reuters - Published

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Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett [Video]Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett

According to SF Gate, Jussie Smollett agreed to forfeit his bond to the city of Chicago in exchange for having his charges dropped. Smollett was charged by a grand jury on 16 counts of lying to police..

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Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Jussie Smollett [Video]Prosecutors Drop Charges Against Jussie Smollett

According to SF Gate, the criminal charges against actor Jussie Smollett have been dropped. The Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office chose to drop the charges after reviewing the facts and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

Chicago Mayor Speaks Out Following Charges Against Jussie Smollett Being Dropped [Video]Chicago Mayor Speaks Out Following Charges Against Jussie Smollett Being Dropped

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel angrily lashed out on Tuesday after prosecutors dropped charges that had accused “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime that hit hot-button issues..

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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Calls Jussie Smollett’s Dropped Charges A ‘Whitewash Of Justice’ [Video]Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Calls Jussie Smollett’s Dropped Charges A ‘Whitewash Of Justice’

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel criticized the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office decision to drop all charges against Jussie Smollett, calling it a “whitewash of justice.” “This is a whitewash..

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Jussie Smollett Makes First Public Remarks Following His Charges Being Dropped [Video]Jussie Smollett Makes First Public Remarks Following His Charges Being Dropped

The case of Jussie Smollett took another bizarre turn on Tuesday when the Cook County prosecutor in Chicago cleared the Empire actor of all charges. Earlier this month, Smollett pleaded not guilty to..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

Smollett outcome 'whitewash of justice': Mayor [Video]Smollett outcome 'whitewash of justice': Mayor

Chicago prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges accusing "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime, a stunning move that drew the fury of the city's police superintendent and Chicago..

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All Charges Against Empire Actor Jussie Smollett Dropped By Chicago Prosecutors [Video]All Charges Against Empire Actor Jussie Smollett Dropped By Chicago Prosecutors

All charges have been dropped against Jussie Smollett, the Cook County State’s Attorney’s office said on March 26. The Chicago-based Empire actor had been accused of faking a racist, anti-gay hate..

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All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor [Video]All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor

Illinois prosecutors dropped all charges accusing "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime attack to gain publicity. Freddie Joyner reports.

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Prosecutors Drop All Charges Against Jussie Smollett in Connection With Hate Crime Claim Play Video [Video]Prosecutors Drop All Charges Against Jussie Smollett in Connection With Hate Crime Claim Play Video

Prosecutors on Tuesday abruptly dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett, the “Empire” actor who was accused of lying to police about being the target of a racist, anti-gay attack in downtown..

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Chicago Prosecutors Drop All Charges Against Jussie Smollett [Video]Chicago Prosecutors Drop All Charges Against Jussie Smollett

Smollett pleaded not guilty earlier this month to 16 felony counts of disorderly conduct after authorities alleged he made a false police report.

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All charges dropped against actor Jussie Smollett [Video]All charges dropped against actor Jussie Smollett

Illinois prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett relating to allegations he staged a hate crime attack to gain publicity. Before leaving court, Smollett described..

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Charges Dropped Against Smollett [Video]Charges Dropped Against Smollett

Reuters reports that on Tuesday, Illinois prosecutors dropped charges that accused “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett. Smollett was accused of staging a phony hate crime attack to gain publicity...

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Chicago officer's death 'hateful murder': police [Video]Chicago officer's death 'hateful murder': police

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson on Monday announced the arrests of two men suspected of fatally shooting off-duty Chicago officer John Rivera early Saturday. Rough Cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

R Kelly's Trip To Dubai Is Off For Now [Video]R Kelly's Trip To Dubai Is Off For Now

A trip overseas by R Kelly is currently in limbo. On Friday, Kelly’s attorney asked a judge for more time to provide details to the court about up to five concerts Kelly wants to in Dubai in April...

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R. Kelly Returns To Court For Sex Abuse Charges [Video]R. Kelly Returns To Court For Sex Abuse Charges

CNN reports that R. Kelly is back in a Chicago court in connection with sex abuse charges. The singer faces 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse involving four alleged victims, including three..

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R. Kelly wants to tour in Dubai, asks judge [Video]R. Kelly wants to tour in Dubai, asks judge

Singer R. Kelly was back in a Chicago court on Friday where his lawyer is requesting that Kelly be allowed to travel to Dubai next month for scheduled concerts. Kelly's publicist Darrell Johnson said..

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Report Lists Ill. Catholic Clergy Members Accused Of Abuse [Video]Report Lists Ill. Catholic Clergy Members Accused Of Abuse

A Chicago law firm released a list of hundreds of Catholic clergy members it says have been credibly accused of sexual abuse.

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CPD Lawsuit Challenges Department's 'Code Of Silence' [Video]CPD Lawsuit Challenges Department's 'Code Of Silence'

As the Chicago PD starts to implement a consent decree to reform the department, a new lawsuit alleges the 'code of silence' is still alive and well.

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Court Rules Against Re-Sentencing For Chicago Policeman In Laquan McDonald Murder [Video]Court Rules Against Re-Sentencing For Chicago Policeman In Laquan McDonald Murder

According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, the Illinois Supreme Court denied a request by state prosecutors to hold a new sentencing hearing for former Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke who was..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:43Published

Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Bid To Re-sentence Van Dyke [Video]Illinois Supreme Court Rejects Bid To Re-sentence Van Dyke

A judge sentenced Jason Van Dyke to nearly seven years in prison in January.

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Chicago river turns green for St Patrick's Day [Video]Chicago river turns green for St Patrick's Day

Chicago river turns green for St Patrick's Day

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Conor McGregor and Leo Varadkar lead St Patrick's Day parade in Chicago [Video]Conor McGregor and Leo Varadkar lead St Patrick's Day parade in Chicago

MMA star Conor McGregor and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar take part in Chicago's St Patrick's Day celebrations.

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Conor McGregor leads St Patrick's Day parade in Chicago after Miami arrest [Video]Conor McGregor leads St Patrick's Day parade in Chicago after Miami arrest

MMA star Conor McGregor and Irish premier Leo Varadkar have led the St Patrick's Day parade in Chicago. McGregor was arrested and charged with robbery in Miami earlier this week after allegedly..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:37Published

Smollett pleads 'not guilty' to felony charges [Video]Smollett pleads 'not guilty' to felony charges

"Empire” actor Jussie Smollett pleaded not guilty in a Chicago court on Thursday to new charges that he falsely reported to police that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic assault on a city..

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Jussie Smollett prosecutors owe explanation to Chicago and the nation on dropping charges

Cook County prosecutors, in refusing to explain their reversal on 'Empire' star, only added to the murkiness of this entire reality TV whodunit.
USATODAY.com - Published

Chicago mayor blasts prosecutors for dropping Jussie Smollett hoax charge

Chicago prosecutors on Tuesday dropped charges accusing "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett of staging a phony hate crime, a stunning move that drew the fury of the city's police superintendent and mayor,..
Reuters - Published

Chicago Officer Was Killed by Man Seeking to Shoot ‘First Hispanic Man He Saw,’ Chief Says

A suspect in the killing of the off-duty officer, John Rivera, had a dispute with a group of Latino men in the hours before the shooting, the authorities said.
NYTimes.com - Published

Jussie Smollett: "I've been truthful and consistent on every single level"

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett spoke to reporters in Chicago Tuesday after his attorneys said all criminal charged against the "Empire" actor have been dropped and "his record has been wiped clean."
CBS News - Published

All Charges Dropped Against ‘Empire’ Actor Jussie Smollett

Chicago prosecutors dropped all charges against the “Empire” actor, who had been accused of staging a hate crime attack on himself to gain publicity.
NYTimes.com - Published

Ogunbowale and Young show way as Irish rout MSU, 91-63

Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points and two teammates had double-doubles as top-seed Notre Dame ran away from No. 9-seed Michigan State in the first half of a 91-63 victory in the NCAA Chicago Regional
USATODAY.com - Published

Looking for Cinderella? Check out Anteaters and the South

Looking for a team that could carry Loyola-Chicago's mantle deep into the NCAA Tournament? Check out the South Region, which has three double-digit seeds left. That includes those 13th-seeded..
USATODAY.com - Published

5th ex-Wheaton football player pleads guilty in hazing case

The last of five former members of a Christian college football team in suburban Chicago has pleaded guilty to charges in a 2016 hazing incident
USATODAY.com - Published

Northern lights to shine across northern US Saturday

Star gazers in cities as far south as New York and Chicago may get a rare glimpse of the northern lights this weekend
CBS News - Published

R. Kelly asks judge for permission to leave U.S. and perform in Dubai

R. Kelly is heading back to court in Chicago Friday to ask the judge in his criminal case to let him travel to the Middle East. In court papers filed this week, Kelly says he is supposed to perform..
CBS News - Published

Former Mueller colleague on special counsel's strategy

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is believed to be in its final days. Robert Grant, the former Special Agent in charge of the FBI's Chicago office, once worked with Mueller while at the..
CBS News - Published

737 Max maker Boeing spent more than $753,000 on candidates, political organizations last month: FEC report

Chicago-based Boeing spent more than $753,000 on candidates and political organizations on both sides of the aisle last month, a new report shows.
USATODAY.com - Published

Illinois Supreme Court rejects bid to resentence cop who murdered black teen Laquan McDonald

The Illinois Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected a bid by prosecutors to resentence a former Chicago police officer for the controversial shooting death of Laquan McDonald, a black teen whose killing..
USATODAY.com - Published

No re-sentencing for Chicago policeman in Laquan McDonald murder, court rules

The Illinois Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request by state prosecutors to hold a new sentencing hearing for ex-Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke who was sentenced to nearly seven years in..
Reuters - Published

Andre Williams, edgy and influential Detroit R&B singer, dies at 82

Williams, known for songs such as "Bacon Fat" and "Shake a Tail Feather," died in his longtime home Chicago, after a long and well-connected career.
USATODAY.com - Published

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