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Trump Joins First Lady at Women's Empowerment Panel

Trump Joins First Lady at Women's Empowerment Panel

After helping the State Department recognize 13 women for demonstrating courage and leadership in the face of diversity on Wednesday, Melania Trump appeared at a White House panel discussion on women's...

6 minutes ago

Security Questions Remain for New Plaza at Wrigley Field

Security Questions Remain for New Plaza at Wrigley Field

There’s going to be plenty of excitement at Wrigley Field this season as the Chicago Cubs defend their World Series championship, but a new plaza outside of the iconic stadium will definitely keep the area...

3 minutes ago

12 Dead, 3 Injured in Church Bus, Truck Collision in Texas: Officials

12 Dead, 3 Injured in Church Bus, Truck Collision in Texas: Officials

Twelve people are dead and three more are injured after church bus collided with a pick-up truck west of San Antonio, Texas, officials confirmed. The crash happened at about 2 p.m. Wednesday on Highway 83 North...

10 minutes ago

Illinois Man Dies After Fall Under Stage at Concert

Illinois Man Dies After Fall Under Stage at Concert

Authorities say an Illinois man has died after falling 25 feet under the stage at a concert. Sangamon County coroner's office tells The Springfield State Journal-Register that 51-year-old John Kremitzki of...

25 minutes ago

Cubs Smash MLB Spring Training Attendance Records

Cubs Smash MLB Spring Training Attendance Records

After winning the World Series, fans came out in droves to see the Chicago Cubs at their spring training stadium at Sloan Park, and on Wednesday the team set a pair of Major League attendance records.

39 minutes ago

David Friedman Sworn in as Trump's US Ambassador to Israel

David Friedman Sworn in as Trump's US Ambassador to Israel

Bankruptcy attorney David Friedman has been sworn in as U.S. envoy to Israel, becoming President Donald Trump's first ambassador to take office. Vice President Mike Pence administered the oath of office...

2 hours ago

Proposed Municipal ID Would Not Ask Immigration Status

Proposed Municipal ID Would Not Ask Immigration Status

Mayor Rahm Emanuel introduced a new proposal at Wednesday’s City Council meeting aiming to create a municipal ID program for Chicago residents, no matter their immigration status.

41 minutes ago

Senate Intel Leaders Pledge Russia Probe Cooperation

Senate Intel Leaders Pledge Russia Probe Cooperation

Pledging cooperation, the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee said Wednesday they would steer clear of politics in their panel's probe of Russian interference in last year's...

2 hours ago

Footage Shows Daring Daylight Car Theft as Driver Pumps Gas

Footage Shows Daring Daylight Car Theft as Driver Pumps Gas

Surveillance footage captured the daring theft of a man’s car as he fueled it up at a suburban gas station.

2 hours ago

Anderson Buys Mom Epic Present With New White Sox Contract

Anderson Buys Mom Epic Present With New White Sox Contract

A week after signing the richest contract ever given to a player with one year of big league experience, Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson has already put that money to good use with a touching gift...

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