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Chicago Could Get 6 Inches Of Snow Before This Storm Ends — And More Is Possible Wednesday

A plane slid off the runway at O'Hare Airport, hundreds of other flights were canceled and the weather is only going to get worse.

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Mount Sinai Workers Reach Last-Minute Agreement With Hospital Leaders, Avoiding Strike

One housekeeper who has worked at the hospital for 24 years makes less than $15. Thanks to the new contract, her wage will be increase by $2-3, she said.

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Meet The New Judge Ruling Over Restorative Justice Court In North Lawndale: ‘This Court Is Your Fresh Chance’

The program that aims to repair harm instead of sending people caught up in the court system to jail is the first of its kind in the state.

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Record-Breaking Cold And More Snow Are Coming

It'll feel like it's zero degrees outside at points next week.

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With Hate Crimes Up 60%, Aldermen Say New Plan Is Needed

Seventy-seven hate crimes have been reported to the Commission on Human Relations by the police so far this year, Noriega said. In all of 2018, there were 78 hate crimes reported to police, Noriega said.

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Chicago’s The Most Dangerous City For Migrating Birds In The Fall. Here’s How To Help Them

Have you seen an injured or dazed bird? The Chicago Bird Collision Monitors can help. "These guys are like little tourists coming through Chicago."

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Mount Sinai Hospital Workers Set To Strike Next Week

More than 400 nurse assistants, housekeepers, transportation workers and other staff plan to walk out over pay, insurance and staffing concerns.

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CPS Tallies Cost Of New Teachers Contract In 2020: $33M, But Six Strike Days Will Save $68M

The district plans to make up five days of school canceled by the strike by holding class on Nov. 27, the day before Thanksgiving, Jan. 2 and Jan. 3, June 17 and June 18.