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The water from a pump in the Schiller Woods Forest Preserve is said to have magical powers. Curious City investigates.

Mayor Emanuel apparently isn't too worried about going slow near schools and parks. His chauffeured SUV has been caught by speed and red light cameras 20 times in the last two and a half years.

 
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