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Chicago is the largest city in the state of Illinois and the largest in the Midwest. With a population of nearly 3 million people, Chicago is the third largest city in the United States. Rich in history and renowned for its innovative and influential architecture, Chicago is classified as an alpha world city. The Financial Times recently published articles featuring Chicago's neighborhoods and Chicago's architecture.
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