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1995 Heat Wave

Expert: City Is Better Equipped Since Deadly 1995 Heat Wave

The recent string of days with highs over 100 degrees is taking many Chicagoans’ minds back 17 years, to a similar heat wave that was blamed for more than 700 deaths.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2012