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In a dramatic swing from last week's spring-like feel of days pushing 60 degrees, temps in the Chicago area are expected to plummet to unseasonably cold levels.
Snow was forecast for Sunday afternoon, with extra-cold wind pushing the week's already cold temps even lower. According to the Sun-Times, the wind chill could drop to as low as 15 below zero in some areas by Tuesday.
The coming week will average temperatures in the 20s with highs in only the 30s -- a good 10 de...
By CNN Staff
updated 8:57 PM EST, Thu December 5, 2013
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South Africa is celebrating the 93rd birthday today of its most prized national figure, anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Close to 12 million students sang "Happy Birthday" to Mandela before school began today.
But one of the many things African students — and people all across the world can look towards to for inspiration — are the many quotes Mandela has provided us with.
Here is our list of the "Top 10 Nelson Mandela Quotes of All-Time."
1. Nothing in this world is impossible a...
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Another Chicago 'L' line is getting a massive revamp, this time for the Chicago Transit Authority's Blue Line.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other officials announced a nearly half-billion dollar, four-year renovation plan for the CTA Blue Line's O'Hare branch on Thursday. The $492 million project, called "Your New Blue," will tackle track and station improvements between the Grand station in River North and the Cumberland station near O'Hare International airport.
The improvements are...
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President Barack Obama ordered flags at the White House and other public and military facilities to be flown at half-staff through sunset on December 9 to honor the passing of Nelson ...
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