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'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

37 seconds ago   |   KETV   |   3 articles

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site.
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Chicago's elusive alligator 'Chance the Snapper' finally caught

26 minutes ago   |   NBC News   |   3 articles

The predator was scooped up from Humboldt Park Lagoon after week-long search.
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South Bend officer involved in fatal shooting that sparked protests has resigned

44 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - An Indiana police officer who fatally shot a man, sparking protests and roiling the presidential campaign of South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, has resigned...
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Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper' has finally been caught

Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper' has finally been caught

54 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

Chance the Snapper has finally been snagged. The wayward alligator that became a celebrity in Chicago after being spotted in one of the city's busiest parks was finally caught...
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Eric Garner's Death Will Not Lead to Federal Charges for N.Y.P.D. Officer

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The decision came five years after Mr. Garner's dying words - “I can't breathe” - became a rallying cry.
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Family mourns girl after grandparents' Indiana home burns

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

DYER, Ind. - Family members are mourning a 12-year-old girl who died following a fire that destroyed her grandparents' home in northwestern Indiana and critically injured two...
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Built In raises $22 million to connect job seekers with employers

Built In raises $22 million to connect job seekers with employers

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat

Built In, a Chicago startup fostering tech talent in cities around the country, has raised $22 million in venture capital.
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Humboldt Park alligator finally caught after a week of evading trappers

1 hour ago   |   ABC

After more than a week of evading trappers, an elusive alligator named Chance the Snapper by fans has finally been caught.
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Man fatally shot on front porch of Far South Side home

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A man was fatally shot while standing on the front porch of a home on the Far South Side. The shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday as a birthday party was...
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Surveillance video released of Humboldt Park hit-and-run that critically injured Divvy rider

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Chicago police have released surveillance images of a car suspected in a hit-and-run crash that left a woman riding a Divvy bike critically injured.
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Chicago alligator ‘Chance the Snapper' has finally been caught

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