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Anthrax Shipments Came From Military Site in Utah

Anthrax Shipments Came From Military Site in Utah

The U.S. Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples to government and commercial laboratories occurred at... Read »

4 hours ago
New Yorkers Ready for Manhattanhenge

New Yorkers Ready for Manhattanhenge

Manhattanhenge, the moment when the setting sun aligns precisely with the street grid in Manhattan, can be seen... Read »

4 hours ago
Eiffel Tower Pickpocket Gang Stole $4,000 Daily: Cops

Eiffel Tower Pickpocket Gang Stole $4,000 Daily: Cops

A gang of pickpockets who earned up to $3,000 each per week by preying on foreign tourists at the Eiffel Tower has... Read »

5 hours ago
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Take Our News Quiz

How well did you pay attention to local headlines this week? Take our five-question quiz to find out! Read »

6 hours ago
Sketching History: Courtroom Artist on Infamous Charles Manson Portrait

Sketching History: Courtroom Artist on Infamous Charles Manson...

Just before Charles Manson was set to go on trial for multiple murders in 1970, a young up-and-coming artist was... Watch »

May 28, 2015
Economy Shrank at 0.7 Percent Rate in First Quarter

Economy Shrank at 0.7 Percent Rate in First Quarter

The U.S. economy went into reverse in the first three months of this year as a severe winter and a widening trade... Read »

6 hours ago
Emanuel Not Happy About Firing of Tom Thibodeau

Emanuel Not Happy About Firing of Tom Thibodeau

Mayor Rahm Emanuel was apparently not very happy about the news that the Chicago Bulls had fired head coach Tom... Watch »

May 29, 2015
Timeline: Career of Ex-House Speaker Hastert

Timeline: Career of Ex-House Speaker Hastert

Before the indictment was handed down Thursday, former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert was remarkable for being a... Watch »

May 29, 2015
Family Told Reporter Killed in DC Was Used as Human Shield

Family Told Reporter Killed in DC Was Used as Human Shield

A 27-year-old reporter was gunned down in Skyland in Southeast D.C. last night — and her parents were told their... Watch »

May 29, 2015
Jet Has Close Call With Drone in Brooklyn: Officials

Jet Has Close Call With Drone in Brooklyn: Officials

A passenger jet heading to LaGuardia Airport had a close call with a drone near Prospect Park in Brooklyn Friday... Read »

2 hours ago
Girl, 2, Among 14 Shot in Chicago Since Thursday Evening

Girl, 2, Among 14 Shot in Chicago Since Thursday Evening

A 2-year-old girl was among five people wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s Southwest Side Thursday. Watch »

May 29, 2015
Tracy Morgan to Give 1st Post-Accident Interview

Tracy Morgan to Give 1st Post-Accident Interview

Tracy Morgan will be on NBC's "Today" show for his first interview since the fatal highway crash that... Read »

May 29, 2015
National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie For 2nd Year in a Row

National Spelling Bee Ends in Tie For 2nd Year in a Row

They couldn't be rattled. They couldn't be denied. Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar had worked too hard... Read »

May 29, 2015
Dispute Over Waffle Maker Gets Guests Booted From Hotel

Dispute Over Waffle Maker Gets Guests Booted From Hotel

Authorities say a dispute between two women over a waffle maker led to 30 people being booted from a hotel. Read »

May 29, 2015
FIFA President:

FIFA President: "No Place for Corruption of Any Kind"

Sepp Blatter, the president of FIFA and the most powerful man in world soccer, said Thursday that corrupt executives... Read »

May 28, 2015
Despite Scandal, FIFA Boss Poised For Re-Election

Despite Scandal, FIFA Boss Poised For Re-Election

FIFA's beleaguered president Sepp Blatter was expected to be re-elected for a fifth term Friday, despite this week's... Read »

May 29, 2015
Man Charged in Shooting That Wounded Woman, 61

Man Charged in Shooting That Wounded Woman, 61

A Chicago man was charged Friday in connection with a shooting that left a 61-year-old woman wounded while she sat... Watch »

May 29, 2015
FIFA Scandal:

FIFA Scandal: "We're Accused of Nothing," Nike Says

Nike Inc said on Thursday that charging documents regarding the FIFA bribery scandal do not allege the company is... Read »

May 29, 2015
Anheuser-Busch to Can Water, Not Beer, For Flood Victims

Anheuser-Busch to Can Water, Not Beer, For Flood Victims

Anheuser-Busch stopped production at its Georgia plant to help those affected by a deadly bout of historic flooding... Read »

May 29, 2015
Drone Surveys Chicago's Frozen Beaches

Drone Surveys Chicago's Frozen Beaches

Another drone video showing off the beauty of Chicago is collecting comments and traction on the Internet. Read »

May 28, 2015

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