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Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 11:00 PM CDT

Oh Rats! Neighbors Want City to Remove 'Rat Tree'

Oh Rats! Neighbors Want City to Remove 'Rat Tree'

In the 1900 block of North Mozart, with a mixture of new and older housing---and foliage readying for fall---Wanda Goin readies for the battle of the day.

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 06:34 PM CDT

Pentagon Faces Demands for Details on Deadly Attack in Niger

Pentagon Faces Demands for Details on Deadly Attack in Niger

Members of Congress demanded answers Thursday two weeks after an ambush in the African nation of Niger killed four U.S. soldiers, with one top lawmaker even threatening subpoenas. The White House defended the...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 03:25 PM CDT

Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift

Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift

Google's parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Alphabet Inc., which gets most of its money from Google's digital ad...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 07:58 PM CDT

Thousands Eligible for DACA Renewals Failed to Apply in Time

Thousands Eligible for DACA Renewals Failed to Apply in Time

About 21,000-22,000 young immigrants, many brought to the country illegally as children, did not submit their status renewal applications in time. That's according to preliminary numbers released Thursday by...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:37 PM CDT

Another Warm Winter Forecast for Swath of US

Another Warm Winter Forecast for Swath of US<br /><br />

Much of the U.S. should expect another warm winter, but not quite as toasty as the last two years, forecasters said. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday forecast a warmer winter from...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 08:56 PM CDT

Obama Tells Democrats to Reject Politics of Division, Fear

Obama Tells Democrats to Reject Politics of Division, Fear

Former President Barack Obama called on fellow Democrats to reject politics of "division" and "fear" while rallying on Thursday with party's candidates for governors in Virginia and New Jersey. "Why are we...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 01:42 PM CDT
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By James Neveau

Dodgers vs. Cubs: Best Tweets of the NLCS

The Chicago Cubs and Los Angeles Dodgers are battling it out on the field, but...View gallery

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Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 02:00 PM CDT

Puerto Rico Still Stumbles in the Dark a Month After Maria

Puerto Rico Still Stumbles in the Dark a Month After Maria

One man climbs 24 flights of stairs several times a day alongside dormant elevators. Street vendors hawk plastic washboards for $20. And families outstretch their hands as crews in helicopters drop supplies...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 01:47 PM CDT

Erratic Negotiator Trump Kicks Issues to Congress: Analysis

Erratic Negotiator Trump Kicks Issues to Congress: Analysis

President Donald Trump is proving to be an erratic negotiating partner as he punts policy issues to Congress and then sends conflicting signals about what he really wants. His rapid backpedal this week on a...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 01:39 PM CDT

Man Loses Facebook Bet With Police, Turns Himself In

Man Loses Facebook Bet With Police, Turns Himself In

A wanted man made a bet with Michigan police, lost and subsequently turned himself in with doughnuts in hand.

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