This was the original newscast from ABC Channel 7:
Now, they are saying that “Mysterious lights spotted Saturday night in Chicago were actually part of a memorial to victims of child abuse.” The lights, it turns out, were nothing more than “sky lanterns” that float when lit. The Baby James Foundation released the lanterns over the weekend as a memorial. This goes to show that you never should jump to conclusions! For more information on this event, visit “Chicago UFO Mystery Solved” by Lee Speigel.