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SWAT Team Responds to Home on Chicago's North Side
SWAT Team Responds to Home on Chicago's North Side

A Chicago Police SWAT team was responding on Thursday evening to an incident at a home in the Edgewater neighborhood on the city's North Side.

Rush Cancels DC Trip as Health Care Vote is Postponed
Rush Cancels DC Trip as Health Care Vote is Postponed

Congressman Bobby Rush, who is mourning the loss of his wife after she passed away last week, was going to fly to Washington D.C. for the vote on the new GOP health care plan, but has changed his travel plans amid news the vote has been postponed.

Food Pantry Volunteer Gets Surprise From Governor Rauner
Food Pantry Volunteer Gets Surprise From Governor Rauner

Howard Goldstein spent Thursday doing what he always does---volunteering with the Red Cross, serving food to his fellow veterans. Little did he know, that Bruce Rauner, the governor of Illinois was waiting in the wings.

3-Year-Old Boy Killed in I-90 Crash Near Huntley
3-Year-Old Boy Killed in I-90 Crash Near Huntley

A 3-year-old boy was killed and three other people were injured in a crash Thursday morning on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway near northwest suburban Huntley.

White House, in Gamble, Demands Make-or-Break Health Vote
White House, in Gamble, Demands Make-or-Break Health Vote

Abandoning negotiations, President Donald Trump demanded a make-or-break vote on health care legislation in the House, threatening to leave "Obamacare" in place and move on to other issues if Friday's vote fails. The risky move, part gamble and part threat, was presented to GOP lawmakers behind closed doors Thursday night after a long and intense day that saw a planned vote on the health care bill scrapped as the legislation remained short of votes amid cascading negotiations among conservative lawmakers, moderates and others.

Officers Mistakenly Searched Wrong Chicago Home: CPD
Officers Mistakenly Searched Wrong Chicago Home: CPD

Authorities are investigating what happened when a family's West Side home was unexpectedly raided by police Thursday in what the department now says was a mistake.