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Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne died Friday.

Byrne had been in failing health for years and grew weaker the last few days, according to her daughter, Kathy Byrne. She died shortly after 10 a.m. while in hospice care in a high-rise near the Water Tower downtown, she said.

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