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A Chicago high school is spending $53,000 to reprint its yearbooks after several students flashed white supremacy symbols in their photos

The yearbooks contained 18 photos featuring students making an upside-down OK sign, which has recently been associated with white supremacist groups.
The Aon Center's 70th floor includes a tenant lounge, gym, and conference rooms.

Take a look inside a real estate giant’s stunning Chicago headquarters, with a 16,000 square foot gym and panoramic views of the city

Real estate company JLL completely redesigned its headquarters and the common areas of the Aon Center, one of Chicago's biggest office skyscrapers.

A mother and daughter have been charged with killing a pregnant teen and cutting the baby from her womb

A Chicago woman and her daughter have been charged with murder in the death of a pregnant teenager and with cutting the baby from her womb.
She was last seen on April 23.

A pregnant woman responded to a Facebook post advertising baby clothes. Her family says that led to her gruesome killing.

Marlen Ochoa-Uriostegui was missing for nearly three weeks. The pregnant woman's family believes she was lured to her death by a Facebook post.
The man accused of making the white supremacist symbol behind NBC Sports Chicago analyst Doug Glanville has been banned from Wrigley Field indefinitely.

A Chicago Cubs fan who appeared to make a white power gesture behind a black reporter has been banned from Wrigley Field for life

At a May 7 game at Wrigley Field, a Chicago Cubs fan was filmed apparently making a white supremacist sign behind an NBC Sports Chicago analyst.
Landfill pollution

China is refusing to take ‘foreign garbage’ from the US, so these 6 cities are burning or throwing away your recycling

Dozens of cities, including a few major ones, are treating recyclable goods as trash.
The Lake County Sheriff's Department released an image of the scene after the explosion on their Facebook page, urging people to stay away from the area.

An explosion at a silicone plant north of Chicago left 3 dead and 1 missing. Footage from a nearby outdoor cam shows a bright inferno funneling into t...

On May 3, an explosion at a silicone plant near Chicago shook the ground. Officials said three people are dead and one is missing.
Students at Homewood Flossmore High School staged a walkout on Tuesday, in protest of a viral video showing several of their white classmates wearing blackface.

1,000 Chicago-area students walked out of school after several white classmates wore blackface in a video

The video shows the boys, with their faces blackened, laughing and shouting as they drive up to a fast-food restaurant.

Trump calls Jussie Smollett a ‘third-rate actor’ and says his case was a ‘disgrace to our nation’

Trump seized on the Jussie Smollett case during his rally Saturday evening, lamenting the fact that prosecutors dropped charges against him.
Authorities said fumes from a chemical spill in Beach Park, Illinois, were confined to roughly a one-mile radius.

Dozens of people, including firefighters and police officers, are in hospital after a chemical spill in Beach Park, Illinois

Authorities said the incident began early in the morning, after a tractor leaked containers of anhydrous ammonia onto the road.