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Jennifer Hudson Speaks Out on Gun Violence: 'This Is My Reality'

Jennifer Hudson Speaks Out on Gun Violence: 'This Is My Reality'

Originally posted 12/10/2015 10:55AM

Gun violence is, unfortunately, an issue that Jennifer Hudson knows all too well.

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The Chicago Bulls' $95M Guard Had His Car's Rearview Mirror Removed So He Literally Cannot Look Back

The Chicago Bulls' $95M Guard Had His Car's Rearview Mirror Removed So He Literally Cannot Look Back

Originally posted 10/20/2015 04:40PM

"Don't look back," Bob Dylan once sang in "She Belongs to Me." (And then again in "Pressing On," from Saved, but we don't really talk about that album.)

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Filed Under: Chicago, Around the Web
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Whoops! Lady Gaga Mistakes Chicago Mariachi Festival for Pride Parade

Whoops! Lady Gaga Mistakes Chicago Mariachi Festival for Pride Parade

Originally posted 06/29/2015 03:45PM

In an attempt to show her support of the Chicago Pride Parade on Sunday, Lady Gaga instead championed the world of mariachi performers.

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Filed Under: Chicago, Lady Gaga
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From TIME: Listen to Kanye West's Honorary Doctorate Acceptance Speech at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

From TIME: Listen to Kanye West's Honorary Doctorate Acceptance Speech at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Originally posted 05/12/2015 08:30AM

The Chicago native covered everything from George W. Bush’s self-portraits to his TIME 100 cover

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Where Is Giuliana Rancic Moving?

Giuliana Rancic: I'm Moving to Chicago

Originally posted 04/04/2015 01:25PM

Giuliana Rancic finally speaks out about her Fashion Police controversy, the health problems she’s kept secret, and why she’s become shockingly thin. Subscribe now for instant access to the exclusive interview, only in PEOPLE.

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Grateful Dead 50th-Anniversary Reunion in the Works

Grateful Dead 50th-Anniversary Reunion in the Works

Originally posted 01/19/2015 05:30PM

Deadheads, rejoice.

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Chicago Fire Actress Dies in Freak Accident

Molly Glynn Dies in Freak Accident

Originally posted 09/08/2014 06:30PM

Molly Glynn, an accomplished Chicago theater actress who also played a recurring role as a doctor on the TV series Chicago Fire, has died after a tree toppled by a powerful storm struck her as she rode her bike in a forest park. She was 46.

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Filed Under: Death, Chicago

This 84-Year-Old Woman Rescued a Dog from a Pack of Wild Coyotes

Originally posted 07/19/2014 06:45PM

On July 11, Dolores Jefferson became a local hero after she rescued a neighbor's dog from a pack of wild coyotes.

The 84-year-old Bensenville, Illinois, resident was enjoying a cup of coffee when she heard noises coming from behind her home.

Jefferson went outside to investigate and found her neighbor's dog, Roxie, an Egyptian Pharoah Hound, surrounded by five coyotes.

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Chicago Group Fights Growing Street Violence with Yoga Classes

Chicago Group Fights Growing Street Violence with Yoga Classes

Originally posted 07/05/2014 10:45AM

With their brightly colored mats spread along a sidewalk, Tameka Lawson's yoga students try to follow her instructions: concentrate on their breathing and focus on the beauty of their surroundings.

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Prince William Grubs on Nachos at Chicago's O'Hare Airport | Prince William

Prince William Grubs on Nachos at Chicago's O'Hare Airport

Originally posted 05/01/2014 07:15PM

Even a duke gets the munchies.

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