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Sandbags still sit outside a home in Albany Park, where flooding had left many streets and basements underwater on Thursday. The flooding began receding Thursday evening, and many of those streets and homes were dry by Friday. (Credit: CBS)

Flooding Recedes In Waterlogged Albany Park Neighborhood

Friday morning, the cleanup began for residents of the Northwest Side neighborhood on the banks of the North Branch of the Chicago River.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2013

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Man’s Body Pulled From Chicago River’s North Branch

A man’s body was pulled from the North Branch of the Chicago River Thursday morning.

CBS Chicago–04/26/2012

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Body In River Turns Out To Be Dead Cat In Coffin

Fire crews rushed to the North Branch of the Chicago River near Division Street Friday, after someone reported there was a body in the water.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

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Police: Men Were Drunk When They Slipped Into River

Investigators say two men who fell into the Chicago River’s North Branch near Goose Island overnight were drunk.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2011

Photo Of A Doe. (National Park Service Photo)

Injured Deer Found Near Diversey, Western And Elston

A deer – hurt and bleeding – was cornered in a yard near the busy intersection of Diversey, Western and Elston avenues Tuesday afternoon.

CBS Chicago–06/22/2011

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Paddlers To Hit Chicago River On New Year’s

A 26-year-old New Year’s Day tradition is expected to attract hundreds of people to the Chicago River’s North Branch this weekend.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2010