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Ford Settles Sexual, Racial Harassment Suits

Ford Settles Sexual, Racial Harassment Suits

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay up to $10.1 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago-area plants.

5 minutes ago

Chicago Family Takes Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Attack

Chicago Family Takes Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Attack

A Chicago man on vacation with his family in Barcelona took refuge in a nearby store after a rental van plowed into a crowd of pedestrians Thursday, killing at least 13 and wounding more than 100.

48 minutes ago

Trump Cites 'Pants on Fire' Claim in Barcelona Response

Trump Cites 'Pants on Fire' Claim in Barcelona Response

After a van plowed through pedestrians in Barcelona on Thursday, killing at least 13 people, President Donald Trump tweeted a reference to a discredited story about Gen. John Pershing halting Muslim attacks...

2 hours ago

Lyft, Uber Offering Refunds to Passengers After CTA Accident

Lyft, Uber Offering Refunds to Passengers After CTA Accident

Lyft and Uber will refund passengers who were charged higher-than-normal prices Tuesday after a CTA accident that shut down rail traffic on three different lines, the companies announced.

2 hours ago

Man Who Burned Retina During Eclipse Warns Others

Man Who Burned Retina During Eclipse Warns Others

An Oregon man who burned his retina while looking at a partial solar eclipse more than 50 years ago has some words of advice for people tempted to look at the sun without using protective glasses: Don’t do...

7 minutes ago

Why Cat Memes Flooded Twitter After the Barcelona Attack

Why Cat Memes Flooded Twitter After the Barcelona Attack

Authorities in Barcelona turned to social media in the wake of a terror attack in the northeastern Spanish city to request residents refrain from sharing images of the wounded out of respect for their families....

2 hours ago

Marley Kayden Shares Her Incredible Pet Adoption Story

Marley Kayden Shares Her Incredible Pet Adoption Story

NBC 5's Marley Kayden shares her incredible adoption story.

3 hours ago

Madigan Leaves Democrat Brunch Without Listening to Speakers

Madigan Leaves Democrat Brunch Without Listening to Speakers

It was the largest crowd that anyone can remember for the Democratic Party Chairman brunch Thursday in Springfield.

2 hours ago

Barcelona Attack: District Typically Packed With Tourists

Barcelona Attack: District Typically Packed With Tourists

The Barcelona district where a vehicle fatally struck and injured dozens Thursday, La Ramblas, is always crowded with tourists from all across the world. Ramblas, which derives from the Arabic word for...

3 hours ago

Blackhawks Host Impromptu Flash Mob at Daley Plaza

Blackhawks Host Impromptu Flash Mob at Daley Plaza

The Chicago Blackhawks are looking to get fans excited for the coming season, and to celebrate they hosted an impromptu flash mob at Daley Plaza Thursday.

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