Eight @ 8 on April 27, 2019: Week In Review

In case you missed it, here are some of the top stories of the week. Make sure to check back on a weekly basis as a new edition of 'Eight @ 8: Week In Review' will be posted every Saturday morning.

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In case you missed it, here are some of the top stories of the week. Make sure to check back on a weekly basis as a new edition of 'Eight @ 8: Week In Review' will be posted every Saturday morning.
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Crystal Lake Police
Parents Charged in Crystal Lake Boy's Death After Body Found -nThe parents of Andrew "AJ" Freund, the 5-year-old boy missing from Crystal Lake, Illinois were charged with murder Wednesday after police said they recovered what they believed to be the young boy's body wrapped in plastic from a remote location in the northwestern suburb of Woodstock. The shocking details on this mysterious case, above.
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Snow Kidding: Winter is Coming (Back to Chicago) -nIt's been over 100 years since the city of Chicago got at least two inches of snow this late in April, but that record could fall this weekend as a snowstorm moves into the area.
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Indiana Police Release New Audio, Video in Girls' 2017 Killing -nIndiana State Police on Monday released never-before-seen video and new audio of the man they believe is responsible for the 2017 killings of two teenage girls found murdered on a hiking trail. "We believe you are hiding in plain sight," he said. "For more than two years you never thought we would shift gears to a different investigative strategy, but we have. We likely have interviewed you or someone close to you. We know that this is about power to you and you want to know what we know. One day, you will." Chilling details above.
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Hillary Clinton: Mueller Report Is Beginning, Not the End -n"I think there's enough there that any other person who had engaged in those acts would certainly have been indicted," Clinton said Tuesday. The former Democratic presidential candidate stopped short of calling for immediate impeachment proceedings, however, and said Congress should instead conduct a serious analysis of whether President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors.
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'Hamilton' Exhibition Set to Open in Chicago -nA new exhibit celebrating the musical "Hamilton"opens up this Saturday in Chicago, and the show's creator Lin Manuel Miranda was on hand to celebrate the incredible occasion.
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Pedro Strop Gets Save From Chicago Police -nEarly Wednesday morning, Chicago Cubs closer Pedro Strop had his car stolen from his garage and by the evening time, he got the save for his team at Wrigley Field, capping off a truly bizarre day.
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Nearly 40 People Sickened by Ammonia Leak -nThe National Transportation Safety Board has joined the investigation into a horrendous ammonia spill that sent nearly 40 people to the hospital, including seven with life-threatening injuries Friday.
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Feds Looking Into Tax Appeal by Governor Pritzker -nYou may recall that Governor J.B. Pritzker faced criticism during the 2018 election season about property tax breaks he received after removing toilets from one of his homes, but now the feds are looking into the situation. The governor, however, isn't concerned.
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