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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This is Colorado's best fried chicken restaurant, according to Yelp

Fox31 Denver 11 Jul 2024
(KTLA/NEXSTAR) - Whether it's breakfast, lunch, or dinner, fried chicken is a classic that people all around the U.S. crave regardless of the time of day. But where exactly is the best spot to get a hold of some crunchy, mouth-watering fried chicken by you? ... where data was available, according to the review website ... Illinois (Chicago). Hello Jasmine ... ....

Off the Grid: Sally breaks down USA TODAY's daily crossword puzzle, USA Today

The Star - Shelby 04 Jul 2024
The painting is currently on display at the Art Institute of Chicago. When my husband and I visit the Chicago Art Institute, we like to stop by and say hello to this IOWA painting.RIVER (59A ... Chicago's Boystown, e.g.) Boystown is a neighborhood in the Lake View area of Chicago, Illinois....