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Egyptian Forces Clear Cairo Mosque of Protesters
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Egyptian Forces Clear Cairo Mosque of Protesters

Egyptian security forces cleared a Cairo mosque Saturday where protesters had taken refuge and organized an open-air morgue and makeshift field hospital for injured supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi. Watch »

Aug 23, 2013
5 Women Die in Limousine Fire on Calif. Bridge

5 Women Die in Limousine Fire on Calif. Bridge

A limousine driving on a major bridge in the San Francisco area caught on fire, killing five women and sending four... Read »

May 6, 2013
Ambulance Crashes Into School Bus on Northwest Side

Ambulance Crashes Into School Bus on Northwest Side

An ambulance has reportedly crashed into a school bus near Grand and Central Avenues near Hanson Park Saturday... Read »

Apr 6, 2013
White House Press Secretary Discusses Conn. School Shooting

White House Press Secretary Discusses Conn. School Shooting

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney discusses Friday's mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school. Watch »

Nov 1, 2013
Sailboat Capsizes in Lake Michigan

Sailboat Capsizes in Lake Michigan

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a report of a capsized boat in Lake Michigan, near north suburban Highland... Read »

Jun 3, 2012
Nelson Mandela Leaves Hospital

Nelson Mandela Leaves Hospital

He stayed overnight for minor diagnostic surgery. Read »

Feb 26, 2012
Watch 2011 In Review

Watch 2011 In Review

Take a look at the biggest stories of 2011. Watch »

Dec 30, 2011
CME, Sears Tax Break Fails

CME, Sears Tax Break Fails

The Illinois Senate approved a package, but their colleagues in the house submarine it. Read »

Nov 29, 2011
1 Dead in Small Plane Crash Near Elgin

1 Dead in Small Plane Crash Near Elgin

A small plane crashed in Kane County Sunday afternoon. Read »

Nov 20, 2011
4 Children Hurt in Rollover on Kennedy Expressway

4 Children Hurt in Rollover on Kennedy Expressway

The ramp at Armitage remains closed after a rollover crash on the Kennedy Expressway. Read »

Oct 30, 2011
N.C. Firefighter Collapses, Dies at Mile 26

N.C. Firefighter Collapses, Dies at Mile 26

Firefighter from North Carolina dies while running Chicago Marathon. Read »

Oct 13, 2011
1 Dead in Wreck on Dan Ryan

1 Dead in Wreck on Dan Ryan

A man was killed, and three other people were seriously hurt in a three-car crash on the outbound Dan Ryan Sunday... Watch »

Oct 2, 2011
Salmonella Concern Prompts Salad Recall

Salmonella Concern Prompts Salad Recall

Garden, chef salads manufactured and distributed by Greencore U.S.A. to stores in five states. Read »

Oct 1, 2011
SAT Reading Scores Fall to Lowest Level on Record

SAT Reading Scores Fall to Lowest Level on Record

Educators note more test-takers had a first language other than English. Read »

Sep 11, 2012
School Districts Adopt 4-Day School Week
Mayor Meets With Family of Slain Girl

Mayor Meets With Family of Slain Girl

Suspect in custody, questioned in case. Watch »

Aug 8, 2011
Experimental Plane Crashes, Killing Pilot

Experimental Plane Crashes, Killing Pilot

Single-engine plane crashes after leaving Aurora Airport. Watch »

Jul 31, 2011
Go to there: TechWeek

Go to there: TechWeek

Five big movers and shakers will be laying bare their management secrets later this afternoon. Watch »

Jul 22, 2011
Inside the Deadly Mackinac Race

Inside the Deadly Mackinac Race

Greg Alm wore a helmet cam while taking part in the race aboard the J109 Realt Na Mara and said the only light... Watch »

Jul 19, 2011
Live: Casey Anthony Murder Trial Closing Arguments

Live: Casey Anthony Murder Trial Closing Arguments

The trial of Casey Anthony, the Florida woman accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter, continues. Read »

Jul 3, 2011
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