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Rising Risks: Chicago in danger due to rising water in Lake Michigan

CNBC’s Diana Olick joins Shep Smith to report on the issue Chicago is facing with rising waters in Lake Michigan due to the effects of climate change. (Oct. 25, 2021)

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Chicago’s Tree Canopy Needs Nurturing

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How to shop sustainably for clothing

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