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on July 6, 2015 in World News

Chicago’s Violent Fourth of July Weekend: 47 Wounded, 10 Dead

Chicago’s Violent Fourth of July Weekend: 47 Wounded, 10 Dead by Warner Todd Huston As Thursday and Friday kicked off the long Independence Day weekend, it was clear that Chicago was going to have a very violent Fourth. By Sunday night, the toll came in: up to 47 shot and 10 killed, including an 8-year-old boy. Thursday and Friday were harbingers of the violence to come, as 12 had already been shot and five killed by Friday afternoon. But the toll of violence continued to grow as the hours ticked by into the holiday weekend. On Saturday, a 7-year-old boy,… View Article

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