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AAA Survey Find US Gasoline Prices Decline

AAA Survey Find US Gasoline Prices Decline

AAA experts say the decrease in retail gasoline prices indicates summer demand has not yet begun and drivers will likely seek higher prices in coming weeks.

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Court: Employers Can Pay Women Less Based on Past Salaries

Court: Employers Can Pay Women Less Based on Past Salaries

Employers can legally pay women less than men for the same work based on differences in the workers' previous salaries, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. The decision by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of...

3 hours ago

O'Hare, Midway Security Chief Fired

O'Hare, Midway Security Chief Fired

Jeff Redding, who oversees security at both O’Hare and Midway airports, was fired Thursday, the Chicago Department of Aviation announced.

5 hours ago

Little Green Men? Alien Prank Calls Flood New ICE Hotline

Little Green Men? Alien Prank Calls Flood New ICE Hotline

Reports of space aliens and UFOs have flooded the telephone lines at Immigration and Customs Enforcement's newly launched VOICE hotline, established Wednesday through an executive order, which aims to provide...

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Dog Food Recalled After Samples Test Positive for Euthanasia Drug

Dog Food Recalled After Samples Test Positive for Euthanasia Drug

Party Animal has issued a nationwide recall of its Cocolicious dog food after lab tests of some products showed traces of the euthanasia drug pentobarbital. According to the Food and Drug Administration, a...

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Trump Tax Plan Stands to Benefit the Man in the White House

Trump Tax Plan Stands to Benefit the Man in the White House

Among the likely winners in President Donald Trump's tax-cut plan would be a real estate developer turned reality TV star who now happens to occupy the White House. The one-page proposal released Wednesday...

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$4B Plan to Widen Tri-State Tollway Approved by Board

$4B Plan to Widen Tri-State Tollway Approved by Board

A $4 billion plan to widen the Tri-State Tollway was approved by the Illinois Tollway Board of Directors Thursday.

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Woman Gets 22 Years For Killing Husband With Poison Smoothie

Woman Gets 22 Years For Killing Husband With Poison Smoothie

A Geneva woman pleaded guilty to murdering her husband after giving him a smoothie laced with a sedative to “end his suffering,” prosecutors say.

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911 Call: Man Wants Police Dog to Search for Stolen Heroin

911 Call: Man Wants Police Dog to Search for Stolen Heroin

Police say an Ohio man called 911 to request a police dog to help track down heroin allegedly stolen from him. WEWS-TV reports a 20-year-old man in Bath Township, near Akron, made the call in January. The...

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Newlywed Grieves After Wife Killed in Dallas Office Shooting

Newlywed Grieves After Wife Killed in Dallas Office Shooting

A North Texas man is planning his wife's funeral, just 39 days after they were married. Lana Canada was shot and killed Monday morning by a co-worker at a North Dallas office building. "I'm having a hard time...

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