At 6:03 pm on Friday, September 21st 2018,
the temperature is 68°F,
the relative humidity is 55%,
and the RealFeel® temperature is 65°F.
Wind is blowing from the west-northwest at 16.8 miles/hour —
gusting to 24.8 miles/hour.
The barometric pressure is 30.03 inches of mercury and rising.
During the past 24 hours, precipitation has totaled 0 inches,
and the temperature has ranged from a
low of 68°F
to a high of 89°F.
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Addison Russell was placed on administrative leave Friday by Major League Baseball, after his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy-Russell, wrote a blog post accusing the Chicago Cubs shortstop of physically abusing her.
ABC News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:15:41 UTC.
The foundation behind the planned Obama Presidential Center in Chicago has a tentative agreement with the city to pay just $10 to use 19.3 acres of city park space for 99 years, according to a report.
Bradford Betz. Fox News. Wed, 19 Sep 2018 05:15:00 GMT.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - A University of Chicago scholar who led the construction of the first nuclear reactor and helped develop the first atomic bomb has been selected as Illinois' top scientist in history in an online vote. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 23:01:48 -0400.
CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he's proposing new measures aimed at cutting down on youth smoking, vaping and electronic cigarette use. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 22:43:20 -0400.
Chicago police officers trailed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald for more than half a mile, keeping their distance and buying time. ...
Megan Crepeau, Stacy St. Clair, Jason Meisner. Chicago Tribune. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 17:40:00 PDT.
In an abrupt turn, the Chicago Park District and city of Chicago have decided to halt construction on a project that would relocate a track and field in Jackson Park, officials announced Monday. ...
Lolly Bowean. Chicago Tribune. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 16:10:00 PDT.
Officer Jason Van Dyke, who fatally shot the 17-year-old in 2014, is on trial for murder. Jurors heard opening statements in the case Monday morning.
Mitch Smith. New York Times. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 23:07:25 GMT.
With Mayor Rahm Emanuel not seeking re-election, the contest to run Chicago is growing by the day. Along with others, William M. Daley now wants the job.
Monica Davey. New York Times. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 22:23:16 GMT.
Prosecutors show jurors video of a white Chicago police officer opening fire on Laquan McDonald, dramatically recounting the 16 shots fired into the black teenager and calling the 2014 shooting "completely unnecessary."
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 15:46:29 EDT.
New Seattle Seahawks linebacker Mychal Kendricks will play Monday night against the Chicago Bears. Seattle coach Pete Carroll said Saturday that Kendricks would make his Seattle debut due to major injuries at linebacker. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sat, 15 Sep 2018 16:40:00 PDT.
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