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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:23 PM CDT

Man Dies After Crash at ‘Extremely Dangerous Intersection'

Man Dies After Crash at ‘Extremely Dangerous Intersection'

A man died Monday after being injured in a crash at what police called an “extremely dangerous intersection” in Elgin.

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 09:36 PM CDT

NHL Draft Live Blog: Blackhawks Look to Make Splash

NHL Draft Live Blog: Blackhawks Look to Make Splash

The NHL Draft gets underway on Friday night, and the Chicago Blackhawks will be among many teams looking to make a splash at the United Center.

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 05:35 PM CDT

Former Library Employee Charged With Sexually Abusing Child

Former Library Employee Charged With Sexually Abusing Child

A 64-year-old man is charged with sexually abusing a child while working at a northwest suburban public library.

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 05:09 PM CDT

Senate Panel Seeks Details on Lynch Role in Clinton Probe

Senate Panel Seeks Details on Lynch Role in Clinton Probe

Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are seeking information about alleged political interference by former Attorney General Loretta Lynch into the FBI's investigation of Hillary Clinton's...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:37 PM CDT

Weapons Seized at Home of LA Officer Involved in Cadet Sex Allegations

Weapons Seized at Home of LA Officer Involved in Cadet Sex Allegations

More than 100 weapons, including sawed-off shotguns, were seized at the home of the Los Angeles Police Department officer accused of having sex with an underage police cadet, a source close to the investigation...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 12:11 PM CDT

Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan

Medical Groups Hate the 'Heartless' Senate Health Care Plan

Both versions of the Republican plan to fix the American health care system would make things worse, not better, according to groups that represent a variety of physicians. NBC News reported that pediatrician...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 08:12 PM CDT

Mother Says Sons Kicked Out of Chicago 7-11 For Being Black

Mother Says Sons Kicked Out of Chicago 7-11 For Being Black

A mother’s two sons were racially discriminated against when a 7-11 convenience store clerk asked the teens to leave while they were buying snacks for their school lunches, the woman claims—and her confrontation...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:36 PM CDT

Police Searches Drop in States That Legalized Marijuana

Police Searches Drop in States That Legalized Marijuana

Traffic searches by highway patrols in Colorado and Washington dropped by nearly half after the two states legalized marijuana in 2012, NBC News reported. In Colorado, the change occurred gradually, with...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 04:27 PM CDT

Uber Hired Ex-Google Exec Despite Knowledge of Stolen Info

Uber Hired Ex-Google Exec Despite Knowledge of Stolen Info

Uber acknowledged hiring a former Google engineer — now accused of stealing self-driving car technology — despite having received warnings that he was still carrying around some of his former employer's...

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 04:29 PM CDT

Trump Adviser Who Advocated Violence Visits White House

Trump Adviser Who Advocated Violence Visits White House

An adviser to President Donald Trump's campaign who called for Hillary Clinton to be shot is visiting the White House. Al Baldasaro attended a veterans event Friday just hours before White House press secretary...

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