Eugene Burns

Autopsy: 19th Person Killed By Heat This MonthA Tuesday autopsy determined that an elderly woman died in part from the heat -- the 19th heat-related death in Cook County in a week.
18 Deaths Blamed On Recent Heat WaveThe death of eight more people in Chicago over the weekend have been attributed at least in part to heat-related causes, bringing the total of heat-related deaths in Cook County to 18, surpassing the total from last year.
Chicago Hits 103 Again, For 3rd Straight Day Of Triple Digit TempsChicago broke another record for heat on Friday as the temperature topped 100 degrees by midday at O'Hare--the third straight day of triple digits.