Chicago (i/ʃˈkɑːɡ/ or /ʃˈkɔːɡ/) is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.

Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; it also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, and ranked seventh in the world in the 2014 Global Cities Index.As of 2014, Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$610.5 billion.

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Five Chicago Museums To Stay Open Late On Friday To Celebrate State’s Full Reopening

CBS Sports 09 Jun 2021
CHICAGO (CBS) — Five of the city’s most popular museums will stay open late on Friday to welcome back visitors as the state fully reopens without capacity limits for the first time since the early days of the pandemic ... The Shedd Aquarium, home to over 32,000 animals will be open until 9 PM on Friday to celebrate Open Chicago....

‘Hello Helios’ Art Exhibit Helps Kick Off Summer In Greektown

CBS Sports 06 Jun 2021
CHICAGO (CBS) — You can sure tell it’s summertime in the Greektown neighborhood. Check out Hello Helios, a new public art ... Chicago Police Supt....

School of Rock actor Kevin Clark killed in bike accident

Indian Express 27 May 2021
Kevin Clark, who played drummer Freddy “Spazzy McGee” Jones in the 2003 move “School of Rock” with Jack Black was killed when he was struck by a car while riding his bicycle along a Chicago street early Wednesday ... to a Chicago Police Department crash report ... Hello Friends....

Dodgers Dugout: Peter O’Malley answers your questions

The Los Angeles Times 24 May 2021
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and the Dodgers have gone 11-1 since going 5-15. They have won seven in a row. Of course, San Diego has won nine in a row and is a game in front of the Dodgers for first place. The Dodgers have the second best record in baseball ... O’Malley ... Warren Maas of Chicago. Hello Mr....

The NBA playoffs: 10 things to know as the tourney begins

The Concord Township News-Herald 23 May 2021
The most one-sided game in the playoffs last season was the Clippers beating the Mavericks by 43 points, 154-111.HELLO, FINALLY ... Once they all get into a game — Washington faces Philadelphia, while New York faces Atlanta in Round 1 — the active player with the most appearances and no playoff minutes will be Chicago’s Zach LaVine....

Two Magellanic penguin chicks hatch at Shedd Aquarium

Chicago Sun-Times 13 May 2021
Magellanic penguin chicks are full-grown after two to three months, but until then, the animal care team said they will be looking to monitor activity, hydration levels and more. Shedd Aquarium/ Brenna Hernandez. The first hatchling arrived on April 29, and the second hatched on May 5. Say hello to Chicago’s newest fuzzy friends ... .......

Afternoon Edition: May 13, 2021

Chicago Sun-Times 13 May 2021
Here’s the latest news you need to know in Chicago ... Dick Kay, a no-nonsense, incisive inquisitor who had one of the longest political reporting careers in Chicago, died today at 84 ... A bright one Two Magellanic penguin chicks hatch at Shedd Aquarium Say hello to Chicago’s newest fuzzy friends....

Orbita Chatbot Automates CentraCare's Digital Front Door and COVID-19 Support Programs

Daily Times Chronicle 20 Apr 2021
About Orbita ... Customers include innovative healthcare organizations like Medstar Health, Mass General Brigham, Mayo Clinic, Amwell, Yale New Haven Hospital, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, University of Chicago Medicine, and others. Find us at�or contact us at About CentraCare ... ... SOURCE Orbita, Inc ... ....

McCarthy, Spencer star as superheroes in Netflix’s ‘Thunder Force,’ but the delicious laughs come mainly ...

The Morning Journal 09 Apr 2021
Mr ... Netflix ... Soon enough, they make enemies of destructive Miscreant Laser (Pom Klementieff, “Guardians of the Galaxy”) and The Crab (Bateman), both of whom work for Chicago’s secretly super-strong Miscreant mayor, William Stevens, aka The King (Bobby Cannavale) ... Netflix ... “Hello, Chicago is a city, not a village — and the best city in the world!” ... .......

Derek Chauvin trial: Firefighter who witnessed George Floyd’s arrest testifies

WPXI 30 Mar 2021
>> Read more trending news ...Hello. I’m on the block of 38th and Chicago, and I literally watched police officers not take a pulse and not do anything to save a man, and I am a first responder myself, and I literally have it on video. I just happened to be on a walk,” Hansen said during her call ... ....

Runs roads responsibly

Daily Herald 28 Mar 2021
A West Chicago letter to the editor. Hello, Wayne Township residents. We all know this has been a rough winter, a lot of snow and cold weather ... ....

Juan Martin del Potro says he ‘won’t stop trying’ despite fresh injury blow

Tennishead 23 Mar 2021
Juan Martin del Potro is facing further injury frustrations after confirming he requires another knee operation. Del Potro fractured his kneecap in Shanghai back in 2018, but was able to work himself back for the grass season the following summer ... “I wanted to say hello and tell you I’m currently in Chicago,” del Potro said on Instagram ... ....

Juan Martin Del Potro to have another knee operation

Yahoo Daily News 22 Mar 2021
>. Juan Martin Del Potro is to undergo another knee operation in a bid to play at the Olympics. The former US Open champion has not played competitive tennis since fracturing his kneecap at Queen’s Club in 2019 ... He wrote on Instagram. “Hey there! I wanted to say hello and tell you I’m currently in Chicago ... Thanks for the love ... ....