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Chicago Bulls Trade Doug McDermott, Taj Gibson: Reports
Chicago Bulls Trade Doug McDermott, Taj Gibson: Reports

The Chicago Bulls have made a move at the NBA trade deadline, sending Doug McDermott and Taj Gibson to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Police Dig at Joliet Home for Woman Missing Since 1990
Police Dig at Joliet Home for Woman Missing Since 1990

New leads in the case of a woman who went missing in 1990 led authorities to a dig at a home in southwest suburban Joliet on Thursday.

Winning $435M Powerball Ticket Sold in Indiana
Winning $435M Powerball Ticket Sold in Indiana

The winning Powerball numbers have been drawn for the jackpot that's climbed above $400 million for the first time in nearly three months.

Inauguration Singer Calls to Meet Trump on Trans Rights
Inauguration Singer Calls to Meet Trump on Trans Rights

More than a month after performing at President Donald Trump's inauguration, singer Jackie Evancho says she and her transgender sister want to meet with him about transgender rights. The 16-year-old made the request in a tweet Wednesday night . Evancho appeared alongside her sister, Juliet, on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Thursday. Juliet Evancho says they hope to "enlighten" the president. The tweet followed the Trump administration's move Wednesday to end federal protection for transgender students that allowed them to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities.

Pritzker Pitches Odd Protest After Trump Strips Trans Rights
Pritzker Pitches Odd Protest After Trump Strips Trans Rights

Prospective Democratic gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker slammed President Donald Trump Thursday for stripping federal protections that allowed transgender students to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their gender identities, proposing a bizarre protest.

Pregnant Woman Among 2 Shot Dead in Chatham Neighborhood
Pregnant Woman Among 2 Shot Dead in Chatham Neighborhood

A pregnant woman was among two people fatally shot Wednesday night in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, according to Chicago Police.