At least 50 people were shot in Chicago, 12 of them fatally, in a wave of violence over the long Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Read original article – Published July 07, 2014 4:15 PM ET
More Than 50 People Were Shot In Chicago Over The Holiday Weekend
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