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Lawmakers Work on Memorial Day as Budget Deadline Looms

Lawmakers Work on Memorial Day as Budget Deadline Looms

Illinois lawmakers expressed frustration Monday as the deadline approaches a budget plan. Watch »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Watch: Resolute Bird Chases Dog From Picnic

Watch: Resolute Bird Chases Dog From Picnic

This little guy gives new meaning to bird-dogging. Watch as the bird angrily tweets at a dog then chases him off his... Watch »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Bear Attack Survivor's Family Describes 'Worst 24 Hours'

Bear Attack Survivor's Family Describes 'Worst 24 Hours'

Kenneth Steck was walking back to his family's camping site in Alaska after gathering water when he heard branches... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Off-Duty DC Officer Shoots Alleged Shoplifter Stealing Crab Legs

Off-Duty DC Officer Shoots Alleged Shoplifter Stealing Crab Legs

A man who was attempting to steal crab legs from a grocery store was shot by an off-duty D.C. Read more »

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Striking Verizon Workers Sign New Deal

Striking Verizon Workers Sign New Deal

Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Lake Shore Drive Entrances to Montrose Beach Closed to Traffic

Lake Shore Drive Entrances to Montrose Beach Closed to Traffic

Chicago Police closed the entrances to Montrose Beach to car traffic Monday because of overcrowding. Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Holder Says Snowden 'Performed a Public Service'

Holder Says Snowden 'Performed a Public Service'

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said Edward Snowden performed a "public service" by leaking National... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Illinois Daily Fantasy Sports Betting Bill Shelved

Illinois Daily Fantasy Sports Betting Bill Shelved

Legislation to regulate daily fantasy sports betting in Illinois was shelved Sunday after the proposal became mired... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Transgender Man Beaten to Death at Vt. Homeless Camp

Transgender Man Beaten to Death at Vt. Homeless Camp

A 38-year-old transgender man died after he was attacked at a homeless encampment in Burlington, Vermont, in what... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Vigil Held for Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo

Vigil Held for Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo

Dozens of animal rights advocates and others held a Memorial Day vigil at the Cincinnati Zoo in remembrance of a... Watch »

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies

Memorial Day Parades and Ceremonies

Retired U.S. Army Sgt. Jason Smith lost both legs in combat, but is now on a mission to help build homes for other... Watch »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Tropical Depression Bonnie Dissipates After Heavy Rains

Tropical Depression Bonnie Dissipates After Heavy Rains

Tropical Depression Bonnie and its heavy rains dissipated over South Carolina on Monday, as a wet Memorial Day... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Trump Trails Clinton in Digital Campaigning

Trump Trails Clinton in Digital Campaigning

Donald Trump trails Hillary Clinton by months, even years, in using fast-evolving digital campaigning to win over... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Protect Against Grill Brush Bristles in Your Burger

Protect Against Grill Brush Bristles in Your Burger

Cleaning your grill with the wrong brush could pose a bigger hazard than not cleaning it at all. Watch »

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
No Suspect Found After Plainfield Barricade Situation

No Suspect Found After Plainfield Barricade Situation

No one was found after police responded to a barricade situation Sunday evening in southwest suburban Plainfield. Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Lady Gaga Rides With Mario Andretti at Indy 500

Lady Gaga Rides With Mario Andretti at Indy 500

Gaga and 1969 Indy 500 winner Andretti rolled onto the track with the field of 33 drivers before Sunday's race in a... Read more »

Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Fugitive on FBI's Most Wanted List Caught at Border

Fugitive on FBI's Most Wanted List Caught at Border

A convicted felon on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list accused of killing his pregnant girlfriend and her... Watch »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Gorilla Shooting Sparks Memory of Brookfield Zoo Incident

Gorilla Shooting Sparks Memory of Brookfield Zoo Incident

A small boy climbed a railing and fell 18 feet into the gorilla den at the Brookfield Zoo. Watch »

Sunday, May 29, 2016
Shark Attacks 13-Year-Old Boy in Florida

Shark Attacks 13-Year-Old Boy in Florida

A 13-year-old boy was badly hurt after a shark attack in Neptune Beach, Florida, according to police. Watch »

Monday, May 30, 2016
Cyclists 'Jumped' by Kangaroo in Australia

Cyclists 'Jumped' by Kangaroo in Australia

A woman says she and a friend were injured when they were jumped by a kangaroo while cycling in an Australian wine... Read more »

Monday, May 30, 2016
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