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Dec 15, 2014 Share
Gunman, Two Hostages Dead in Sydney Siege

Gunman, Two Hostages Dead in Sydney Siege

The pop of gunfire and smoke grenades Monday morning signified a dramatic turn in a standoff at a Sydney cafe. A half dozen hostages ran out with their arms in the air from the café located in the heart of Sydney’s normally crowded... Read More

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Dec 12, 2014 Share
Blagojevich Hits One Year of Waiting

Blagojevich Hits One Year of Waiting

Speculation surrounds why the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals has waited so long to make a decision regarding former governor Rod Blagojevich. Read More

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Dec 10, 2014 Share
Attorney Calls CIA Torture of Client

Attorney Calls CIA Torture of Client "Shameful"

A Chicago attorney who represented one of the terror suspects accused of helping to orchestrate the September 11th attacks of the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, says he has known about the CIA’s harsh and often inhumane... Read More

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Dec 9, 2014 Share
Family Plans to Sue After Flood From Washing Machine

Family Plans to Sue After Flood From Washing Machine

An Indiana family of seven says they are in the battle of a lifetime over an appliance and the estimated $100,000 of damage it did to their Highland home. Read More

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Dec 8, 2014 Share
Chicago Doctors Risk Lives in ISIS War Zone Hospitals

Chicago Doctors Risk Lives in ISIS War Zone Hospitals

They operate in the bleakest of conditions – often without electricity, proper medical supplies, and no anesthesia – as barrel bombs fall from the sky and missiles shake the ground. Many of the doctors in Syria have already... Read More

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Dec 4, 2014 Share
Cupich to be Deposed in Lawsuit Filed Against Own Firm

Cupich to be Deposed in Lawsuit Filed Against Own Firm

Even as he attempts to get his arms around the affairs of the Chicago Archdiocese, Archbishop Blaise Cupich continues to be entangled in the bitter lawsuit he filed against his own law firm in Spokane. Read More

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Dec 3, 2014 Share
Rape Victim Nikki Saez Says Detectives 'Didn't Believe Me'

Rape Victim Nikki Saez Says Detectives 'Didn't Believe Me'

In the second part of an NBC 5 investigation, Carol Marin looks at why detectives don't believe rape victims like Nikki Saez. Read More

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Dec 2, 2014 Share
Rape Victim Advocates Say System Failed Nikki Saez

Rape Victim Advocates Say System Failed Nikki Saez

Nikki Saez says she was beaten and raped by L.B. Joseph, whom she met through an online dating service. After going through the legal system, Joseph was charged with battery, not rape, and faced only a misdemeanor. Read More

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Dec 2, 2014 Share
Thousands of Flu Vaccine Doses Unused, Costing Tax Dollars

Thousands of Flu Vaccine Doses Unused, Costing Tax Dollars

An NBC 5 investigation shows that more than 14,000 flu vaccines were wasted or expired during the last three flu seasons, wasting the state tax money that went into buying them. Read More

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Dec 2, 2014 Share
Closed Schools Still Cost Millions, Are Targets of Vandals

Closed Schools Still Cost Millions, Are Targets of Vandals

Utility bills are almost as much as they were when all of those school buildings were open, and some have incredible amounts of vandalism damage. Read More

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