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Sinkhole swallows cars, flooding shuts down Chicago

(CNN) — The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for much of the Chicago area Thursday. Widespread flooding has been reported there, and an additional 1 to 2 inches of rainfall has been forecast for today.

A sinkhole swallowed three cars in the South Deering neighborhood on the Southeast Side early Thursday morning.