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Search Ends After Owner of Abandoned Canoe in Creek Found

Search Ends After Owner of Abandoned Canoe in Creek Found

A search is under way of Salt Creek after an abandoned canoe was discovered Monday morning in west suburban Elmhurst.

37 minutes ago

2 People, Including 3-Year-Old, Killed in Beecher Crash

2 People, Including 3-Year-Old, Killed in Beecher Crash

Two people, including a 3-year-old, were killed, and two other children were critically injured in a crash Monday morning near south suburban Beecher.

43 minutes ago

Trump: Health Vote Is Last Chance for GOP to Do Right Thing

Trump: Health Vote Is Last Chance for GOP to Do Right Thing

President Donald Trump pressured Republicans Monday to approve the Senate's wheezing health care bill, saying a showdown vote planned for this week is their "last chance to do the right thing" and erase the...

52 minutes ago

2 Charged With Shooting Chicago Police Officer

2 Charged With Shooting Chicago Police Officer

A Chicago police officer was shot during a confrontation Friday afternoon on the city's South Side, according to police.

2 hours ago

Free CTA, Uber Rides for Cubs and White Sox Fans

Free CTA, Uber Rides for Cubs and White Sox Fans

The Chicago Transit Authority and Uber really want to take you out to (and home from) the ballgame Cubs and White Sox fans.

2 hours ago

Fiancé of Slain Australian Woman Speaks Out

Fiancé of Slain Australian Woman Speaks Out

The fiancé of Justine Damond, an Australian woman who was shot and killed by a police officer last week in Minneapolis after calling 911, has spoken out about his fiancé's death in the wake of a national...

2 hours ago

A Vacant White House Job: First Pet

A Vacant White House Job: First Pet

Politically ambitious pups and kittens: Put your resumes aside. The job of first pet — an enviable White House gig with luxurious live-in privileges, after-hours access to the president and guaranteed positive...

3 hours ago

Metra Trains Collide in Downtown Rail Yard

Metra Trains Collide in Downtown Rail Yard

Two Metra trains collided in a downtown rail yard Monday morning, possibly injuring an employee, officials said.

3 hours ago

Honorably Discharged Veterans Will Soon Get to Shop Tax-Free

Honorably Discharged Veterans Will Soon Get to Shop Tax-Free

Hey veterans, you can soon shop tax free. Starting later this year, all honorably discharged veterans, no matter their branch of service, will be eligible to shop tax-free online at the Army & Air Force...

4 hours ago

White-Bearded Texan Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

White-Bearded Texan Wins Hemingway Look-Alike Contest

A white-bearded Texan has won the Hemingway Look-Alike Contest in Key West, where Ernest Hemingway lived during the 1930s. Retired real estate franchise owner Richard Filip of Fayetteville, Texas, prevailed...

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