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Photos: Great Lakes Chicago mirage

A photographer captured images of an upside down Chicago skyline over Lake Michigan in what’s called a “superior mirage”

Wireless Emergency Alerts
(FEMA)

Weather alerts have come a long way in 50 years

The Palm Sunday tornado on April 11, 1965, that destroyed nearly every structure in Russiaville and took the lives of many helped spur development of the current weather warnings and watches.