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Animal Control Helps Reunite Woman With

Animal Control Helps Reunite Woman With "Miracle Dog"

When two officials at a suburban animal control facility took in a beloved dog after a recently homeless... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Hostess Closing Schiller Park Twinkie Plant, Again

Hostess Closing Schiller Park Twinkie Plant, Again

Hostess Brands announced Wednesday it has decided to close its Schiller Park bakery, less than two years after... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
At Least 10 People Hurt in South Shore Bus Crash

At Least 10 People Hurt in South Shore Bus Crash

At least ten people were injured in a CTA bus crash Wednesday afternoon in the South Shore neighborhood. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Boko Haram Trades Terrorist Tips With Somalia's Al Shabaab

Boko Haram Trades Terrorist Tips With Somalia's Al Shabaab

Boko Haram is trading tactics with Somalian terrorist group, Al Shabaab as it continues its bloody campaign to carve... Read »

Jul 6, 2014
Palmer to Back-Up Cutler Friday Night

Palmer to Back-Up Cutler Friday Night

The Chicago Bears are taking on the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks on Friday night, and it will... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

#BelieveInDragons: Twitter Cheers Little League's Mo'ne Davis

Some hard-hitting Las Vegas batters may have gotten the better of Philadelphia's Taney Dragons at the Little League... Watch »

2 hours ago
Microbes Discovered Deep Beneath Antarctic Ice

Microbes Discovered Deep Beneath Antarctic Ice

A rich microbial ecosystem lives far beneath thick layers of ice in Antarctica, researchers reported Wednesday... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Officer Who Beat Woman Faces

Officer Who Beat Woman Faces "Potentially Serious Charges"

The California Highway Patrol officer seen in a widely distributed video punching a woman on the side of a Southern... Read »

2 hours ago

"Suicide Tourism" to Switzerland Doubles

The number of people who traveled to Switzerland for a voluntary assisted death doubled between 2008 and... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Americans Believed to Be Fighting With ISIS in Iraq

Americans Believed to Be Fighting With ISIS in Iraq

"A small handful" of Americans are believed to be fighting alongside ISIS in Iraq, Watch »

6 hours ago
SoCal School Apologizes for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

SoCal School Apologizes for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

Parents of special education students in a Southern California city say they were outraged to learn their... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Protesters Hopeful Eric Holder Brings Peace to Ferguson

Protesters Hopeful Eric Holder Brings Peace to Ferguson

Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri are hopeful that Attorney General Eric Holder's visit will bring peace to the Watch »

4 hours ago
Obama:

Obama: "Entire World Is Appalled" by Journalist's Killing

President Barack Obama on Wednesday said "the entire world is appalled" by American journalist... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Rahm to Ed Kelly: Don't Feel Sorry for Me

Rahm to Ed Kelly: Don't Feel Sorry for Me

Memo to Ed Kelly: Rahm Emanuel doesn't want your pity. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Watch: James Foley's 2011 Interview at Northwestern

Watch: James Foley's 2011 Interview at Northwestern

In this video, courtesy Northwestern University, James Foley speaks at Northwestern University in June 2011... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing NYC Stroke Victim

Health Aide Caught on Camera Abusing NYC Stroke Victim

Disturbing video captured by surveillance cameras shows a home health care aide abusing a 78-year-old New York City... Watch »

4 hours ago
Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

Valor Games Midwest Kick Off in Chicago

John Powell has dealt with many health challenges since he served in the Vietnam War, but he never lets that... Watch »

2 hours ago
Cop Threatens to Kill Protester in Ferguson

Cop Threatens to Kill Protester in Ferguson

A suburban St. Louis police officer was suspended indefinitely after he pointed his semi-automatic assault rifle at... Read »

6 hours ago
Teens Charged in SoCal School Shooting Plot

Teens Charged in SoCal School Shooting Plot

Two South Pasadena teens have been charged with planning to shoot students and staff at their high school in a plot... Watch »

4 hours ago
Neanderthals and Humans May Have Had Sex for Millennia: Study

Neanderthals and Humans May Have Had Sex for Millennia: Study

A new study says Neanderthals had plenty of time to coexist with modern humans culturally and sexually before... Read »

6 hours ago
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