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View of Chicago's Skyline from 11:30 p.m.
(Paris Lewbel, WCHI News)

LIVE: Snow blankets Chicago

  A live view from outside WCHI News Studios in Chicago’s South Loop as another winter storm blankets the Chicagoland area. — UPDATE 5:35 P.M.: The National Weather Service in Chicago has extended the Winter Weather Advisory until 6 a.m. Wednesday. — Snow, sleet and rain continues to blanket the Chicagoland area Tuesday afternoon. A winter weather advisory, in effect until […]

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Tylenol and Violence – Chicago Headaches That Persist

Tylenol and Violence – Chicago Headaches That Persist

Aches, pains and headaches are combatted by a readily accessible over-the-counter painkiller industry. As a society, we consume aspirin, ibuprofen and acetaminophen like they’re the collective holy grail of peace and serenity. If only the containers weren’t so devilishly difficult to open. That damned protective seal is often more of a headache than the headache we seek to quell. In […]

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Traffic deaths on the rise… Why?

Traffic deaths on the rise… Why?

  In an exclusive WCHI News Team Investigation, Paris Lewbel and the investigation team look into the the rise of traffic deaths and the causes behind them.

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War on Drugs gets some help from lawmakers

War on Drugs gets some help from lawmakers

Illinois State Governor Pat Quinn, signed House Bill 5877 into law today at the Illinois State Police crime lab. The bill was sponsored by House Speaker Michael Madigan was agreed upon today almost 14 years after it had been brought to the state. The law creates an exemption in Illinois’ eavesdropping statute which allows State’s Attorneys to give prior approval for […]

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Chicago Hosts The NATO Summit

Chicago Hosts The NATO Summit

  WCHI News takes a look at the security measures the City of Chicago set in place for the NATO Summit. Giving you a before and after look at what was the outcome of such precautionary measures and how it impacted Chicago.

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Tour bus crash sends 20 to area hospitals

Tour bus crash sends 20 to area hospitals

  An accident involving a tour bus and two other vehicles on the inbound Dan Ryan Expressway sent 20 people with minor injuries to area hospitals Sunday. Two cars traveling in front of the bus in the local lanes at 47th Street crashed around 6 p.m., one of the cars fled while the other spun around, causing the tour bus […]

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