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It might feel like 105 degrees today

After last night’s apocalyptic hailstorm, today’s forecast calls for hot. And it may feel like 105, according to the National Weather Service. About 22,000 homes and businesses are without power this morning. (Tribune/Sun-Times) A massive lightning bolt struck Willis Tower last night. (Chicagoist) FBI A Chicago woman is accused of donning a nun costume and […]

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Make way for ducklings

Firefighters and Good Samaritans staged “a daring rescue” of a mother duck and five ducklings attempting to cross Lake Shore Drive last night. (Tribune) Ugh. A south suburban women allegedly killed her baby, then took it shopping. (Sun-Times) A second Lakeview Walmart? (Curbed Chicago)