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Police: Crime Down In Chicago For July

Police say crime was down in Chicago for the month of July, making it the 31st month in a row that’s happened.

CBS Chicago–08/16/2011

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Unemployment Down Across Illinois — Again

For a third straight month, the unemployment rate dropped in Chicago and every other metropolitan area across Illinois in November compared with a year ago.