Is Chicago Becoming America's 'Murder Capital?’ – Morning Edition Begins at 6 am

Aug 10, 2018

Credit Chicago Tribune

Is Chicago the most violent city in America?  After one of the most riotous weekends in several years, including over 70 shootings and a dozen homicides, officials in the city are battling the perception that it's this country's 'murder capital'.  Does the recent grim news in Chicago support this growing view, or does the data tell a different story?  We'll examine the city's tarnished reputation. 

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