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Man Sets Self on Fire at Chicago Street Festival

Man Sets Self on Fire at Chicago Street Festival

A police spokeswoman says two officers were hospitalized after a man set himself and a building on fire during a... Read more »

4 hours ago
Chad's Former Dictator Sentenced to Life for Abuses

Chad's Former Dictator Sentenced to Life for Abuses

A judge has declared Chad's former dictator Hissene Habre guilty and sentenced him to life in prison for crimes... Read more »

5 hours ago
2 Dead, 6 Wounded in Houston Shooting

2 Dead, 6 Wounded in Houston Shooting

A man came into a Houston auto detail shop and began "randomly shooting," killing a man known to be a customer and... Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Flooding in Texas, Kansas as Wild Weather Hits Carolinas

Flooding in Texas, Kansas as Wild Weather Hits Carolinas

Five people were killed and at least three others were reported missing after heavy rain hammered the Plains states,... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Lawmakers in Springfield; No Compromise in Sight

Lawmakers in Springfield; No Compromise in Sight

In a rare Sunday session, lawmakers are back in Springfield ahead of the May 31st deadline, but the one person who... Read more »

4 hours ago
Chicago Police Increasing Presence on Lake Shore Drive

Chicago Police Increasing Presence on Lake Shore Drive

Chicago Police will increase their presence on Lake Shore Drive for the remainder of the holiday weekend after two... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Gorilla Seemed to Protect Boy Who Fell Into Enclosure: Witness

Gorilla Seemed to Protect Boy Who Fell Into Enclosure: Witness

exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo said the ape appeared to be protecting the child before being shot, NBC News reported.... Read more »

6 hours ago
Veterans Rally to Clean Defaced Vietnam Mural in Calif.

Veterans Rally to Clean Defaced Vietnam Mural in Calif.

Word of a vandalized Vietnam memorial in Venice, California, inspired scores of veterans — some from as far as... Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Altered State: Border Redraw Moves 19 Homes in the Carolinas

Altered State: Border Redraw Moves 19 Homes in the Carolinas

Dee Martin may wake up on Jan. 1 and find herself in a whole different state. South Carolina and North Carolina... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Authorities Search for Person in Lake Michigan

Authorities Search for Person in Lake Michigan

Authorities are searching for a missing person in the water of Lake Michigan late Sunday afternoon, according to the... Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
 Libertarian Party Chairman Hopeful Strips on Stage, Live TV

Libertarian Party Chairman Hopeful Strips on Stage, Live TV

A candidate for chairman for the Libertarian Party stripped his clothes on live TV before dropping out of the race... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Another Violent Summer Kick-Off: More Than 50 Shot in City

Another Violent Summer Kick-Off: More Than 50 Shot in City

Chicago police beefed up patrols for Memorial Day after more than 50 people were shot during a violent first two... Watch »

3 hours ago
SoCal Swimmer Injured in Possible Shark Attack

SoCal Swimmer Injured in Possible Shark Attack

A three-mile stretch of the shoreline at Corona del Mar State Beach in Southern California was closed late Sunday... Watch »

2 hours ago
Jeb Corliss Flies Through Target on China's Great Wall

Jeb Corliss Flies Through Target on China's Great Wall

Daredevil Jeb Corliss ripped through a target on China’s Great Wall on Sunday, NBC News reported. Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
State Warns of Toxic Algae Forming on Illinois Lakes, Rivers

State Warns of Toxic Algae Forming on Illinois Lakes, Rivers

State officials are warning anyone spending time on Illinois lakes and rivers to watch out for a type of rapidly... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Teenager Killed, 2 Injured in Northwest Side Crash

Teenager Killed, 2 Injured in Northwest Side Crash

A teenager was killed and two other people were injured in a rollover crash early Sunday in the Portage Park... Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Report: Flint Water Pipes Replacement Cost Doubles

Replacing water pipes due to the lead-tainted crisis in Flint could be at least twice the price of previous... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Illinois Students Solve Mystery of Civil War Headstones

Illinois Students Solve Mystery of Civil War Headstones

With more than a century of rain, wind, snow and pollution conspiring to erase what was once carved into a row of... Read more »

Saturday, May 28, 2016
Trump Rallies Veterans at Annual Rolling Thunder Gathering

Trump Rallies Veterans at Annual Rolling Thunder Gathering

Republican Donald Trump told a motorcycle rally on Sunday that people in the U.S. illegally often are cared for... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
NY Prison Guard Burned After Suspicious Package Explodes

NY Prison Guard Burned After Suspicious Package Explodes

A suspicious package left by a New York prison guard's mailbox exploded and seriously burned him when he opened it... Read more »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
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