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Chicago's Unseasonable Warmth Continues to Break Records

Chicago's Unseasonable Warmth Continues to Break Records

For the third consecutive day, Chicago’s unseasonably high temperatures broke records on Sunday.

Takiya Holmes' Family Donates Slain 11-Year-Old's Organs

Takiya Holmes' Family Donates Slain 11-Year-Old's Organs

When 11-year-old Takiya Holmes died after being struck in the head by a stray bullet, her family chose to save the lives of others by donating the young girl's organs.

ICE Arrests Man Who Escaped Illinois Prison in 2003

ICE Arrests Man Who Escaped Illinois Prison in 2003

A man who escaped from an Illinois prison in 2003 has been arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in Atlanta.

'Not My Presidents Day': Thousands to Protest Trump

'Not My Presidents Day': Thousands to Protest Trump

From coast to coast, thousands of people across the U.S. have spent their President's Day holiday weekend protesting Donald Trump's anti-immigration policies, and even more demonstrations are planned for Monday, NBC News reported. Protesters wielding signs in Dallas, Los Angeles and New York poured into the streets on Saturday calling for the establishment of sanctuary cities in order to end ICE raids. On Sunday, more than a thousand people rallied in New York City in support of Muslim Americans. Meanwhile, hundreds of scientists took to the streets of Boston urging Trump to recognize climate change and tackle environmental issues. Protesters held signs in the shape of telescopes and beakers that read "Scientists Serving the Common Good." The rally was taking place at the same time as the city's yearly American Association for the Advancement of Science conference. And on Monday, even more rallies are expected in at least 20 cities across the U.S., including in Los Angeles, New York, Washington, D.C. and Chicago.

Missing Woman, Baby May Have Been Abducted From Streator

Missing Woman, Baby May Have Been Abducted From Streator

Authorities are searching for a woman and her child who were reported missing from Streator, Illinois, and may have been abducted by the child's father.

Chicago Man Wins $4 Million Lottery Prize

Chicago Man Wins $4 Million Lottery Prize

A Chicago man recently won $4 million playing an Illinois Lottery 100X The Money ticket.