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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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Morning Newsfeed: Cops Arrested for Sex Assault, Cook County Investigations, CIA in Libya, and More

New Chicago cops are accused in a north-side sexual assault. They allegedly gave a young woman a ride home, then followed her inside, then sexually assaulted her. (ABC7) The city is poised to privatize recycling, but that’s pretty much already the way it is. (Sun-Times/Reader archives) A new ordinance requires horse-drawn carriage drivers to clean […]