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Amanda Knox "Grateful" Murder Conviction Tossed

Amanda Knox said she was "incredibly grateful" after Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the murder convictions of Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 stabbing death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, NBC News reported. Watch »

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Baby of Bali Murder Suspect Sick With Jaundice

Baby of Bali Murder Suspect Sick With Jaundice

New mom Heather Mack spent Friday with her newborn daughter, Stella, at a pediatric clinic in Bali. Read »

6 hours ago
Italy's Highest Court Set to Rule in Amanda Knox Case

Italy's Highest Court Set to Rule in Amanda Knox Case

Italy's highest court is reviewing Wednesday the murder conviction of Amanda Knox, a process that could set up an... Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Lil Durk’s Manager Fatally Shot After Anti-Violence Event

Lil Durk’s Manager Fatally Shot After Anti-Violence Event

The manager of Chicago rapper Lil Durk was fatally shot early Friday in the Avalon Park neighborhood hours after he... Read »

Mar 27, 2015
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Mar 27, 2015
A Look Back: Emanuel, Garcia Have Long Histories in Politics

A Look Back: Emanuel, Garcia Have Long Histories in Politics

Imagine Rahm Emanuel as a young political operative. Then picture Jesus Garcia as a novice candidate. Watch »

50 minutes ago
Father of Girl Murdered in Foster Care Blaming Doctor

Father of Girl Murdered in Foster Care Blaming Doctor

A northwest suburban psychiatrist is one of several people being sued in lawsuit filed Friday over the 2011... Read »

3 hours ago
Cubs Hit 4 Homers Off Samardzija in Win Over White Sox

Cubs Hit 4 Homers Off Samardzija in Win Over White Sox

Facing his former team, Jeff Samardzija gave up two-run homers to Jorge Soler and Chris Coghlan and solo shots to... Read »

4 hours ago
Unborn Baby in Womb-Cutting Attack Not Defined as

Unborn Baby in Womb-Cutting Attack Not Defined as "Person"

The unborn baby cut out of a Colorado woman's womb showed no signs of life meaning the attacker, Dynel Lane, cannot... Read »

4 hours ago
Garcia to Emanuel in Debate:

Garcia to Emanuel in Debate: "You Are Not The King"

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's challenger blasted the former White House chief of staff Thursday, accusing him of... Watch »

4 hours ago
Actress Taraji Henson Apologizes to Police for Racial Profile Claims

Actress Taraji Henson Apologizes to Police for Racial Profile Claims

After Glendale, California, police released a dashcam video that appeared to contradict claims by "Empire" star... Watch »

2 hours ago
10 Places to Carbo-Load Before Shamrock Shuffle

10 Places to Carbo-Load Before Shamrock Shuffle

Time to carb-up! Here are 10 places that are guaranteed to give you fuel before the Shamrock Shuffle. Read »

5 hours ago
Wisconsin Couple Accused of Locking Teenage Girl in Basement

Wisconsin Couple Accused of Locking Teenage Girl in Basement

A Wisconsin couple is accused of locking their 13-year-old daughter in a cold basement with no toilet or sink... Read »

4 hours ago
Rauner Signs Compromise Plan to Fix Budget Hole

Rauner Signs Compromise Plan to Fix Budget Hole

The $35.7 billion budget lawmakers passed last spring that didn't allocate enough money for expenses, creating the... Watch »

Mar 27, 2015
Suburban Youth Pastor Charged With Stealing Donations

Suburban Youth Pastor Charged With Stealing Donations

A youth pastor at a west suburban church stole more than $400 worth of voucher cards that were supposed to be... Read »

6 hours ago

"Hero" Driver Helps Students Escape Burning Bus

A school bus driver helped about 35 students safely exit a burning bus Friday morning in front of an Orange County... Watch »

6 hours ago
Chicago Bulls Playoff Tickets on Sale Friday

Chicago Bulls Playoff Tickets on Sale Friday

Chicago Bulls tickets for the eight games in the 2015 NBA Playoffs Rounds 1 and 2 will go on sale on Friday at 11... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Emanuel, Garcia Debate in Race For Chicago Mayor

Emanuel, Garcia Debate in Race For Chicago Mayor

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia are meeting Thursday for the... Watch »

Mar 26, 2015
Police Officer Wounded, Suspect Dead in Boston

Police Officer Wounded, Suspect Dead in Boston

A Boston Police officer is in critical condition after a shootout that followed a traffic stop in the city's Roxbury... Watch »

53 minutes ago
Off-Duty Firefighter Climbs Into Building to Check for Trapped Residents After Explosion

Off-Duty Firefighter Climbs Into Building to Check for Trapped...

Off-duty FDNY firefighter Mike Shepherd didn't need to be in uniform to be a hero in the aftermath of the fiery East... Watch »

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