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Parents: D.C. Teachers Fired for Teaching Black History

Parents: D.C. Teachers Fired for Teaching Black History

Three social studies teachers at a D.C. public charter school were fired for teaching black history lessons beyond... Watch »

Jan 31, 2015
NY Assembly Speaker Submits Resignation Letter

NY Assembly Speaker Submits Resignation Letter

Sheldon Silver, the longtime leader of the New York state Assembly arrested for taking bribes, has submitted his... Read »

Jan 31, 2015

"We Will Lead": U.Va. Pres. Vows National Leadership on Campus Safety

After being thrown into the national spotlight on issues of sexual assault, the University of Virginia will consider... Watch »

Jan 31, 2015
'We Haven't Always Gotten It Right': Uber Vows Better Privacy

'We Haven't Always Gotten It Right': Uber Vows Better Privacy

Uber promised on Friday to improve its privacy and data security practices after several controversies over the... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Kane's Two Goals Lead Blackhawks Past Ducks 4-1

Kane's Two Goals Lead Blackhawks Past Ducks 4-1

The Anaheim Ducks came into Friday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks looking for a statement win, but the Hawks... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
New York City to Pay $3.9M in 2012 Police Shooting of Black Teen

New York City to Pay $3.9M in 2012 Police Shooting of Black Teen

New York City agreed Friday to pay $3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white... Read »

Jan 31, 2015
Fremd High School Senior Charged With Sending Explicit Email

Fremd High School Senior Charged With Sending Explicit Email

An 18-year-old Fremd High School senior was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor Friday for sending an explicit... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Cardinal George: Doctors Have

Cardinal George: Doctors Have "Run Out of Tricks" For Him

Retired Cardinal Francis George says his doctors have run out of options for his cancer treatment and he's exploring... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Girlfriend of Man Fatally Shot by Police in 2013 Files Lawsuit

Girlfriend of Man Fatally Shot by Police in 2013 Files Lawsuit

A woman who says she was inside an SUV with a man when he was fatally shot by a Chicago Police officer in south... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Cicero Orders Church to Close Due to Safety Violations

Cicero Orders Church to Close Due to Safety Violations

The Town of Cicero ordered a church closed immediately Thursday for allegedly ignoring life-threatening physical... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Towns Ban Sledding Over Liability and Lawsuit Fears

Towns Ban Sledding Over Liability and Lawsuit Fears

The death of a teenager sledding on Long Island, New York this week has brought renewed attention to the dangers... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Belichick or Carroll? Brady or Wilson? Blount or Lynch? Take your pick Read »

Jan 31, 2015
Gov. Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Medical Marijuana Mess

Gov. Rauner: Quinn to Blame for Medical Marijuana Mess

Governor Bruce Rauner fired his strongest salvo yet Friday, over Pat Quinn’s failure to launch medical marijuana in... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Blackhawks Looking for Signature Win vs. Ducks

Blackhawks Looking for Signature Win vs. Ducks

The Chicago Blackhawks are currently 0-for-Southern California on this road trip, but they'll look to change that... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Mitt Romney Says He Won't Run for President

Mitt Romney Says He Won't Run for President

Former GOP nominee Mitt Romney told close supporters on a conference call on Friday that he will not run for... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
ISIS Chemical Weapons Expert Killed in Airstrike: U.S.

ISIS Chemical Weapons Expert Killed in Airstrike: U.S.

An ISIS chemical weapons expert was killed in an airstrike on Saturday near Mosul, Iraq, U.S. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Ferret Rumors Swirl After 1-Month-Old's Face Mauled

Ferret Rumors Swirl After 1-Month-Old's Face Mauled

Speculation about whether a trio of ferrets were responsible for the mauling of a 1-month-old girl in a Delaware... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Man Driving Mock Squad Car Charged With Impersonating Police

Man Driving Mock Squad Car Charged With Impersonating Police

A southwest suburban man was charged with impersonating a police officer after actual law enforcement officials saw... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Firefighters Rescue Dog From Rain-Swollen LA River

Firefighters Rescue Dog From Rain-Swollen LA River

A rescue helicopter saved a dog floating in the swiftly moving LA River Friday afternoon, officials said. Watch »

Jan 31, 2015
CEO Behind Biggest Fraud in Chicago Court History Gets 14 Years

CEO Behind Biggest Fraud in Chicago Court History Gets 14 Years

A north suburban financier behind the biggest fraud case ever prosecuted in Chicago has been sentenced to 14 years... Read »

Jan 30, 2015

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