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Cold Snap May Have Killed Songbirds, Researcher Says

A Field Museum researcher said the cold snap may push some birds to shelter in odd places to survive.

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Chicago Extreme Cold: Logan Square Man Dies of Hypothermia

The man was pronounced dead before 6 a.m. Tuesday in subzero weather, according to medical examiners.

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VIDEO: Frozen Pipes Lead to Flooding at Cook County Courthouse

The flooding occurred about 6 p.m. Tuesday when the sprinkler system went off.

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Progress? Lincoln Park Zoo Polar Bear Ventures Out Into 'Chiberia'

After staying in Monday, Anana the polar bear ventured out Tuesday.

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Cold Causes Metra Cancellations, CTA Closures, Crashes

Metra canceled 25 trains Tuesday morning due to "continued hazardous weather conditions."

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Arctic Ducks Spotted Off Promontory Point After Blizzard

Flocks of waterfowl more common to the Arctic coasts of northern Canada were seen in Lake Michigan.