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'Doc, Thank You for Not Giving Up on Me': COVID Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant

It is believed to be the first double-lung transplant in the United States involving a patient with COVID-19, and doctors at Northwestern say they are hopeful the recipient will make a full recovery. Read more now.
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Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza and More Canceled Due to COVID-19

Taste Of Chicago, Lollapalooza & More Canceled Due To COVID… The new events include at-home dance parties, drive-in movies, and virtual concerts.
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Mother of 3 Dies of Coronavirus Less Than a Week After Giving Birth

A mother died of COVID-19 less than a week after welcoming her third child. The woman from Chicago worked as a postal carrier for two years.
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Chicago Drops New Christmas Album

Out now is Chicago's fourth holiday collection, titled, Chicago Christmas. The set features eight original songs, two yuletide favorites, and "one timeless classic that embraces the spirit of hope." Recorded on the road and produced by founding member Lee Loughnane, Chicago Christmas is the 37th...
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Chicago Man Rents Out Theater to Propose to Girlfriend

(B96) Dominic Mendicino surprised his now-fiancé with the engagement of a lifetime. "I was filming for a year-and-a-half," he told B96, which doesn't include the countless hours he dedicated to editing the video. And then, there's executing the whole surprise without Giana finding out. On October...
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Jagger Appears Healthy As Rolling Stones Rock Soldier Field

An energetic Mick Jagger skipped, spun, sprinted and pranced Friday night as the Rolling Stones launched their North American tour at Chicago's Soldier Field.
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'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Cleared Of All Charges

Jussie Smollett is in the clear. Prosecutors in Chicago have decided to drop the criminal case that had the Empire star facing 16 felony counts of faking a racist and homophobic attack. According to TMZ, the case against Smollett simply "disintegrated" and the prosecution agreed to drop it as long...
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Drunk baggage handler falls asleep in hold, flies to Chicago

Police say a baggage handler told them he was drunk when he fell asleep in a cargo hold and flew from Kansas City to Chicago.
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Chicago returns to the Fisher Theater: JoAnne Purtan talks with one of the stars about his love for Detroit

Broadway's Tony-Award winning hit musical "Chicago" is returning to the Fisher Theater October 16-21. Todrick Hall plays "Billy Flynn" in the production, a slick criminal lawyer. Hall is a singer, songwriter, dancer, actor, choreographer, "American Idol" finalist, star of his own MTV show and viral...
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Fat Cat Who Sits on Hind Legs Seeks Adoption in Viral Social Media Post

This is a whole different kind of fat cat. If you know anyone looking for a 25-pound cat that can stand on its back legs, we got you covered.
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