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103 Scared Dogs, 74 Cats Taken In By Animal Control Over Fourth Of July Weekend. Here’s How To Help

"It's been a very difficult few days at the shelter," an animal rescue group wrote on Facebook.

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How A Boring Cubs World Series Game In Chicago Turned The ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ Into A Sports Game Staple

The national anthem was around before the 1918 World Series, but the crowd's response in Chicago during that game made it what it is today, experts say.

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Chicago Can’t Hold Impounded Vehicles After Drivers File for Bankruptcy, Court Says

A federal appeals court said the city’s aggressive legal strategy violated the basic protections of bankruptcy.

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Here’s How To Keep Your Pets Calm During Fourth Of July Fireworks In Chicago

Independence Day sees more pets get lost than any other time of the year as they get frightened by the fireworks.

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Lakeview’s Chicago Comics Damaged After 20 People Stormed In After Pride To Pepper Spray Woman, Throw Things At Her

The store had about $2,500 in damages after the crowd knocked down display cases to get to the woman and threw books at her.

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Fourth Of July Storms Could Dump To 1 Inch Of Rain On Chicago

We're very sorry to report that more rain is heading our way. So put an umbrella over your hotdogs.

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For Decades, The Chicago Smelts Have Been Shattering Stereotypes With Every Backstroke: ‘We’re The Gay Swim Team, And We Kicked Your A–‘

The Chicago Smelts offered talented LGBTQ athletes a safe place to swim in the less tolerant '80s. And that mission remains today.

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T Rex, Chicago’s Foul-Mouthed Drag Queen Mom, Is Here To Stay (Sorry, New York)

T Rex is using her power as one of Chicago's leading drag queens to uplift people of color and help them find success.