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Women Pose as LA Cops, Steal Man's Dog

Women Pose as LA Cops, Steal Man's Dog

A man's dog was stolen from his home by two women who posed as Los Angeles Police Department officers and said they... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Biden Speaks on Sex Assault Prevention at U of I

Biden Speaks on Sex Assault Prevention at U of I

Vice President Joe Biden is urging college students to speak up about sexual assaults on campuses. Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Royals Beat White Sox in 13 Innings

Royals Beat White Sox in 13 Innings

Kansas City 3, Chicago 2 Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Watch: Cardinal Francis George's Funeral

Watch: Cardinal Francis George's Funeral

Watch Cardinal Francis George's funeral, which was held Thursday, April 23, at Holy Name Cathedral. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Chicago Ice Cream Shop Closes, Recalls Products

Chicago Ice Cream Shop Closes, Recalls Products

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has closed their North Side Chicago shop and recalled all of their products due to... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
City Water Department Employee Shot in Little Village

City Water Department Employee Shot in Little Village

A city Water Department employee was shot Thursday morning in the Little Village neighborhood on the Southwest... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Philly Officer, Drug Suspect, Hurt in Shootout

Philly Officer, Drug Suspect, Hurt in Shootout

A drug suspect said he didn't "want to have to do this" before opening fire on a Philadelphia Police bicycle officer... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Bulls Beat Bucks in Double OT

Bulls Beat Bucks in Double OT

Chicago 113, Milwaukee 106 Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Md. Man Who Died After Arrest Had No Seat Belt While Cuffed

Md. Man Who Died After Arrest Had No Seat Belt While Cuffed

No video captured what happened to Freddie Gray inside the police van where officers heaved him into a metal... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Family Member Helped Arrest Man Accused in Hostage Hoax

Family Member Helped Arrest Man Accused in Hostage Hoax

Cousin of Michael Clemens is a police officer and heard caller's name on police scanners, prosecutors said. Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Judge in Colo. Theater Shooting Case Won't Move Trial

Judge in Colo. Theater Shooting Case Won't Move Trial

The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has denied defense attorneys' longstanding request to move the death... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Woman Stole Dying NYC Fashion Exec's Identity: Police

Woman Stole Dying NYC Fashion Exec's Identity: Police

A woman stole a New York City fashion executive's identity, withdrawing thousands of dollars from her bank account... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015
Colleagues Questioned Tulsa Deputy's Behavior in 2008

Colleagues Questioned Tulsa Deputy's Behavior in 2008

Colleagues questioned the on-duty behavior of Robert Bates, the volunteer sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a man... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Air Pollution Could Be Shrinking Brains for City Dwellers: Researchers

Air Pollution Could Be Shrinking Brains for City Dwellers: Researchers

City air pollution could create a high risk of mini-strokes and a smaller brain in seniors, Harvard researchers... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Blue Bell to Begin

Blue Bell to Begin "Intensive Cleaning" at Facilities After Recall

Blue Bell Ice Cream on Monday will begin an intensive cleaning program at all four production facilities in Alabama,... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Dallas Officers Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Mentally Ill Man Armed With a Screwdriver

Dallas Officers Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Mentally Ill Man Armed...

A Dallas County grand jury has declined to indict two Dallas police officers who fatally shot 39-year-old Jason... Watch »

Apr 23, 2015
Loretta Lynch Confirmed as 1st Black Woman Attorney General

Loretta Lynch Confirmed as 1st Black Woman Attorney General

Loretta Lynch won confirmation to serve as attorney general Thursday from a Senate that forced her to wait more than... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Chipotle Announces Delivery in Chicago

Chipotle Announces Delivery in Chicago

Chipotle fans rejoice! You can now get your chicken bowl delivered right to you. Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Makeup in DMV Photo

Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Makeup in DMV Photo

A South Carolina transgender teen has won the right to wear makeup in her driver's license photo as part of a... Read »

Apr 23, 2015
Dramatic Helmet Cam Video Shows Mansion Go Up in Flames

Dramatic Helmet Cam Video Shows Mansion Go Up in Flames

Dramatic video from a firefighter's helmet cam captures a spectacular blaze in New Jersey as a mansion built in the... Watch »

Apr 24, 2015

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