August 28, 2015; 2:08 PM ET
Chicago is in store for near-ideal weekend conditions after a brief shower hits the area on Saturday. more >
Some sun, then turning cloudy and pleasant
Considerable cloudiness with a shower late
Rises at 6:12 AM with 13:18 of sunlight, then sets at 7:30 PM
Rises at 6:42 PM with 11:17 of moolight, then sets at 5:59 AM
Two men are dead in connection with a hazardous materials situation that unfolded Thursday afternoon at a townhouse in unincorporated Des Plaines, the Cook County Medical Examiner's office has confirmed.
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