26 Jul 2019

Man who caught Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper’ immortalized as bobblehead

Not only will “Chance the Snapper” soon be a bobblehead — the man who captured him in Chicago’s Humboldt Park Lagoon will be too.

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16 Jul 2019

Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper’ has finally been caught

Chance the Snapper has finally been snagged.

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13 Jul 2019

Later alligator: Chicago wants scaly resident out of local lagoon

CHICAGO (Reuters) – An alligator has taken up residence in a Chicago lagoon, surprising locals after a winter of polar temperatures in the third-largest U.S. city.

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17 May 2019

Mother and daughter arrested in murder of Chicago woman whose baby was ripped from her womb

A mother and daughter have been arrested for allegedly strangling a pregnant Chicago woman before ripping her baby from her womb, police said.

Clarisa Figueroa, 46, and her daughter Desiree, 24, were each charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery for allegedly luring 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez to their home, strangling her to death, then forcibly removing the baby, Chicago Police announced Thursday. Police suspect Clarisa intended to raise that baby as her own.

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03 Sep 2017

Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ jumps to summit

After blasting in at No. 6 last week, Taylor Swift takes over the summit with her new single “Look What You Made Me Do.” Natalie Cole and Nat “King” Cole advance to the runner-up spot with their groundbreaking duet “Unforgettable.” Right Said Fred’s “I’m Too Sexy” re-enters at No. 13.

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