Actor Vince Vaughn took the polar plunge Sunday, dunking into the icy cold waters of Lake Michigan to benefit the Special Olympics.

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An armed man caused a lockdown at Delnor Hospital in Geneva, Illinois.

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A tech CEO has been arrested and charged with the murder of a former professional basketball player in Illinois.

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Pablo Vega Cuevas of Aurora, Illinois, alleged head of the Chicago cell of the Guerrero Unidos Mexican drug cartel, has been arrested in a sweeping operation.

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Division rivals, the St. Louis Blues and the Chicago Blackhawks, meet in Chicago for a Central Division showdown Wednesday night.

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Two people have been shot at the Harlem Irving Plaza mall in suburban Chicago.

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Afrikka Hardy has been named as one of the seven victims found murdered in Gary, Indiana on October 17. Darren Deon Vann was arrested for her murder.

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Mohammed Khan, a resident of Bollingbrook, Illinois, was arrested in O’Hare airport on October 4. The FBI believes the teenager was on his way to join ISIS.

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A viral video by Chicago rapper Co-Still shows a purportedly homeless rapper named SoLow RedLine performing at the Jackson stop on the Chicago “El” subway line.

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A self-described “homeless” Chicago street artist who performs on the Chicago Red Line “L” train is gaining attention for his rap skills in this viral video.

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A Twitter associated with Islamic State jihadists tweeted a photo in front of Chicago and Washington, D.C., locactions with a message under the hashtag #AmessagefromISIStoUS.

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Sheila Von Wiese Mack was murdered in Bali. Her daughter, Heather Mack, and her boyfriend, Tommy Schaefer, have been charged in the crime.

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Steven LaVoie, CEO of Arrowstream, was shot by a recently demoted executive on the 17th floor of a downtown Chicago high-rise.

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Police are reporting a shooting at the Bank of America building in Chicago. Here are the pictures you need to see.

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One person is dead and another is wounded in hospital after a shooting at Chicago’s Bank of America building.

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Mike Magee definitely has a second career waiting for him when he quits soccer. This Ferris Bueller’s Day Off parody is priceless.

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