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Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx lets Derrion Albert killer off the hook
 
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The family of 16-year-old Derrion Albert wants to know why one of the men convicted in his murder is now free. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2WRK98C
Views: 159662 ABC 7 Chicago
2 Minute Warning: Ross Marquand
 
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"The Walking Dead" star Ross Marquand shows off his many celebrity impersonations in this week's 2 Minute Warning!
Views: 50946 ABC 7 Chicago
Chance the Rapper drives Lyft undercover to raise money for CPS
 
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Chance the Rapper partnered with Lyft to raise money for Chicago Public Schools, and filmed a video of him driving unsuspecting residents around the city. abc7.ws/2NHG5Ta
Views: 61376 ABC 7 Chicago
Illinois soldier steps in for girl's late father at daddy-daughter dance
 
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First Sergeant Joseph Bierbrodt had never met 5-yaer-old Cayleigh Hinton until Wednesday night, but he said stepping in for her late father was something that had
Views: 172089 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago mob boss John 'No Nose' DiFronzo dead at 89
 
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The leader of the Chicago Outfit for more than a decade, notorious for his nickname and his cagey demeanor, died on Sunday, the ABC7 I-Team has learned.
Views: 18476 ABC 7 Chicago
90-year-old Indiana drug mule may be memorialized by Clint Eastwood
 
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The story of Leo "Drug Mule" Sharp appears headed for the silver screen backed by a Hollywood icon Clint Eastwood. ABC7's I-Team first reported on the world's oldest drug mule in 2012. Full Story: http://abc7.ws/2BHIS97
Views: 90243 ABC 7 Chicago
Jussie Smollett: Judge orders special prosecutor to review case;  'Empire' actor could be re-charged
 
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A Cook County judge ruled Friday to appoint a special prosecutor to review State's Attorney Kim Foxx's handling of the Jussie Smollett case. https://abc7.ws/2x9EL5U
Views: 14056 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police release Jussie Smollett case files
 
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More than 400 pages of official documents from 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett's case were released by Chicago police on Thursday. FULL STORY HERE: https://abc7.ws/2MkV3mP
Views: 11125 ABC 7 Chicago
South Side YouTube star Jaz Jackson talks weight loss
 
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YouTube fitness star Jaz Jackson, who is from Chicago, talked about her weight loss and fitness workout.
Views: 15114 ABC 7 Chicago
Tomi Adeyemi talks about 'Children of Blood and Bone'
 
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At just 24-years-old, young adult author Tomi Adeyemi made headlines when she landed a book and movie deal before her debut novel was even published!
Views: 26599 ABC 7 Chicago
Entertainer Frank Caliendo visits 'WCL'
 
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Comedian, actor, and impressionist Frank Caliendo, stopped by to chat and get us ready for his performance at the Genesee Theatre in Waukegan.
Views: 26243 ABC 7 Chicago
Historic cold in Chicago produces 'diamond dust,' other phenomena
 
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SO COOL! Historic cold in Chicago producing 'diamond dust' and other weather phenomena. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2Wy8kcH
Views: 52516 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police officer who shot at car full of teens in 2013 sentenced to 5 years
 
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A Chicago police officer convicted of shooting at a car full of teenagers was sentenced to 60 months, or five years, in federal prison Monday afternoon.
Views: 30481 ABC 7 Chicago
"The Chi" cast members from Chicago talk about hit show
 
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"The Chi" cast members Shamon Brown, Tai Davis and Michael Epps are all Chicago natives.
Views: 14532 ABC 7 Chicago
Skokie police 'Lip Sync Challenge' video
 
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The Skokie Police Department's "Lip Synce Challenge" video starts with some "Fresh Prince," but it doesn't stop there: https://abc7.ws/2AntnHX
Views: 68985 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago Weather: Extreme cold grips area, light snow makes slick surfaces
 
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Chicagoans bundled up Friday to deal with frigid temperatures, with wind chills dipping to about -30. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2TbjZvT
Views: 33397 ABC 7 Chicago
'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer reflects on Ken Jennings comparison
 
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"Jeopardy!" champ James Holzhauer used a baseball metaphor this week when asked about "Jeopardy" legend Ken Jennings, who won more than $2.5 million. Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2XT22UT
Views: 10876 ABC 7 Chicago
Waddle’s World: Bears beat Buccaneers, 48-10
 
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ABC7 sports reporter Dionne Miller and former Chicago Bears player Tom Waddle talk about Sunday's Chicago Bears' 48-10 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2y3kmQ4
Views: 28555 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago police union accuses Kim Foxx of interfering in Jussie Smollett investigation
 
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A member of Jussie Smollett's family reached out to Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx for help with getting the feds to investigate allegations by the 'Empire' actor. Full Story: https://abc7.la/2OaxSJn
Views: 20686 ABC 7 Chicago
With top Chicago mob boss dead, Outfit looks for new blood
 
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Chuck Goudie and the ABC7 I-Team report on the old and the new at the helm of the Chicago mob.
Views: 19663 ABC 7 Chicago
Maxwell Jenkins, of Netflix's 'Lost in Space,' has deep Chicago roots
 
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Netflix just renewed the new "Lost In Space" series, and it has some major Chicago connections.
Views: 9416 ABC 7 Chicago
Jason Van Dyke taken into custody after being found guilty
 
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Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke was taken into custody after a Cook County judge revoked his bail. Van Dyke was found guilty in the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald. Full Story: https://abc7.ws/2O8U49S
Views: 11900 ABC 7 Chicago
Director John Singleton, ‘Snowfall’ cast talk about show’s second season
 
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“Snowfall” airs on FX at 9 p.m. Thursdays. Full Story on Windy City Live's website: https://abc7.ws/2uKnGie
Views: 33872 ABC 7 Chicago
Jerry Taft's final forecast
 
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Watch Jerry Taft's final forecast on ABC7.
Views: 8991 ABC 7 Chicago
General Hospital's Steve Burton and Bradford Anderson, Part 1
 
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General Hospital's Steve Burton and Bradford Anderson visited Windy City Live on Nov. 15, 2017. Part 1.
Views: 13047 ABC 7 Chicago
Remains found on Southwest Side identified as missing Pilsen woman Marlen Ochoa-Lopez
 
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Human remains found near a home on Chicago's Southwest Side have been identified as a 19-year-old pregnant woman who has been missing for three weeks. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2W0otdL
Views: 12241 ABC 7 Chicago
South Shore Drill Team performs at the 2018 Columbus Day Parade in Chicago
 
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The South Shore Drill Team was a fan favorite at the 2018 Columbus Day Parade in Chicago. Watch the full parade: https://abc7.ws/2zXKs92
Views: 3797 ABC 7 Chicago
Part 1 with 'Long Island Medium' Theresa Caputo
 
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Part 1 with TLC's Long Island Medium Theresa Caputo on Windy City Live.
Views: 37988 ABC 7 Chicago
John Mahoney, 'Frasier' star, dies at 77
 
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Long-time Oak Park resident and Frasier star John Mahoney has died at the age of 77, after starring in a play at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre.
Views: 6964 ABC 7 Chicago
'Wicked' returns to Chicago for encore run
 
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"Wicked" plays at the Oriental Theatre in Chicago until Jan. 21, 2018.
Views: 10785 ABC 7 Chicago
Daveed Diggs in Wonder
 
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Multi-talented actor Daveed Diggs of Hamilton joins WCL to discuss his new movie.
Views: 5901 ABC 7 Chicago
Old Joliet Prison reopens for tours
 
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It was a prison for nearly 150 years and it’s been a target for vandals, but now a popular landmark in Joliet has found a news purpose in its old life. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2uMx1oD
Views: 4347 ABC 7 Chicago
'Minding the Gap' star, Rockford native Keire Johnson to attend 2019 Oscars
 
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It's almost time for the 2019 Oscars! 'Minding the Gap' from Chicago's Kartemquin Films could be on the road to gold. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2SgWEIg
Views: 2467 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago rapper DLOW performs Christmas song
 
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Chicago rapper DLOW performed Dec. 6, 2017 on Windy City Live.
Views: 6625 ABC 7 Chicago
'The Chi' cast talks about filming in Chicago
 
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Members of 'The Chi' cast visited WCL to talk about the Showtime show that is filmed in Chicago.
Views: 32265 ABC 7 Chicago
Entertainer Frank Caliendo visits 'WCL' Part 1
 
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Comedian, actor, and impressionist Frank Caliendo, stopped to chat about what's new and his performance at the Genesee Theatre.
Views: 6151 ABC 7 Chicago
Joonas Suotamo talks about playing Chewbacca
 
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Joonas Suotamo stopped by Windy City Live to talk about his role as Chewbacca in Solo: A Star Wars Story.
Views: 8160 ABC 7 Chicago
Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer's brother says his streak is decades in the making
 
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For some who knew James Holzhauer before he was famous, like his brother Ian, the Jeopardy champion's winning streak has been decades in the making. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2Wm6A5R
Views: 3953 ABC 7 Chicago
Chicago boy, 4, reads 100 books in one day, streams on Facebook
 
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Caleb Green, 4, of Chicago, read 100 books in one day.
Views: 8500 ABC 7 Chicago
First arrest photo of ATF Chicago shooting suspect
 
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What really happened at about 3 a.m. when a Chicago ATF agent was shot and wounded?
Views: 11050 ABC 7 Chicago
Illinois Senate passes marijuana legalization bill, sends it back to Illinois House
 
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A long-awaited plan to legalize recreational marijuana passed the Illinois Senate Wednesday evening. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2YWJFiE
Views: 3149 ABC 7 Chicago
Punk band The Bollweevils perform
 
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Naperville dad Dr. Daryl Wilson runs an ER by day and fronts a punk rock band by night.
Views: 2974 ABC 7 Chicago
Aon Center releases observation deck plan
 
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With sweeping views of Millennium Park, the owners of Chicago's third-tallest skyscraper have plans to build the city's third observation deck on its top floors.
Views: 5328 ABC 7 Chicago
Adam Trent works his magic
 
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Illusionist Adam Trent performs sleight-of-hand on the WCL stage.
Views: 10070 ABC 7 Chicago
Opera singer Lawrence Brownlee performs
 
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Opera singer Lawrence Brownlee visited WCL to talk about his upcoming Chicago performances.
Views: 6071 ABC 7 Chicago
CSO low brass shine in world premiere
 
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Four members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's back row will charge forward Thursday night. Jesse Kirsch reports on the new role these musicians take on.
Views: 7184 ABC 7 Chicago
Actress & comedian Marsha Warfield visits 'WCL'
 
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Actress and comedian, Marsha Warfield, known for her role as "Roz" in "Night Court" is performing at Zanies this weekend.
Views: 5201 ABC 7 Chicago
Brendt Christensen's ex-girlfriend testifies about wire recording from Yingying Zhang vigil
 
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Accused killer Brendt Christensen's ex-girlfriend provided remarkable, and at time graphic, testimony to the jury on Thursday in his trial for the murder of University of Illinois. FULL STORY: https://abc7.ws/2FlTeAc
Views: 4143 ABC 7 Chicago
5-time Grammy winner Lalah Hathaway performs
 
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Five-time Grammy Award winning artist, Lalah Hathaway, stops by "Windy City LIVE" to perform her new song, "Honestly."
Views: 9769 ABC 7 Chicago
DELPHI, INDIANA MURDERS UPDATE
 
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DELPHI, INDIANA MURDERS UPDATE: Authorities reveal 'new direction' in investigation into two teen girls killed on hiking trail in Delphi, Indiana in 2017. LATEST: https://abc7.ws/2vhjUNe
Views: 24974 ABC 7 Chicago