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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:59 PM CDT
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By James Neveau

A Look at the Records Kris Bryant Set So Far This Season

Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant is one of baseball's best players, and...View gallery

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Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:40 PM CDT

Minnesota Wild to Use Prince Tune as New Goal Song

Minnesota Wild to Use Prince Tune as New Goal Song

The Minnesota Wild will pay tribute to Prince next season with their new goal song, the team announced Tuesday.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 02:27 PM CDT

Minnesota Man Charged in 5-Year-Old Girl's Abduction, Death

Minnesota Man Charged in 5-Year-Old Girl's Abduction, Death

A 25-year-old man who was considered a family friend was charged Tuesday with kidnapping, sexually assaulting and killing a 5-year-old girl from central Minnesota — leaving her body submerged in a swamp...

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Texas Teacher Eliminates Homework for 2nd-Graders

Texas Teacher Eliminates Homework for 2nd-Graders

A North Texas teacher is eliminating homework for her second-grade class and wants them to play outside and get to bed early instead. Brandy Young a second grade teacher at Godley Elementary School in Johnson...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 07:06 PM CDT

Mass. Teen Accused of Raping 2 Classmates to Serve Probation

Mass. Teen Accused of Raping 2 Classmates to Serve Probation

An 18-year-old Massachusetts resident accused of raping and sexually assaulting two unconscious classmates at a house party in April will serve two years of probation. The case against David Becker was...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:28 PM CDT

Total Solar Eclipse to Be Seen in US for 1st Time in Decades

Total Solar Eclipse to Be Seen in US for 1st Time in Decades

It’s a solar event that hasn’t been seen in the U.S. since 1979, but next summer, it will be visible in viewing areas across the country.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:20 PM CDT

Lawyer Tells Court Blagojevich to Appeal Prison Sentence

Lawyer Tells Court Blagojevich to Appeal Prison Sentence

Rod Blagojevich's lawyer has notified a federal court that the imprisoned former Illinois governor plans to appeal his 14-year sentence for corruption imposed at a resentencing earlier this month.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 01:13 PM CDT

Pence Cancels Chicago Appearance Amid Planned Protests

Pence Cancels Chicago Appearance Amid Planned Protests

Indiana Gov. and Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence canceled a scheduled event in Chicago Tuesday as Illinois Democrats and community leaders staged a protest of his appearance.

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:51 PM CDT

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

MLB Announces 2016 Postseason Schedule

The Chicago Cubs are drawing ever closer to a division title, and fans looking to plan their October baseball viewing now have the official MLB playoff schedule to look at.

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Target Refunds Millions of Dollars Worth of Sheets

Target Refunds Millions of Dollars Worth of Sheets

Target Corp. is refunding millions of dollars worth of sheets after finding a textile supply company was pawning off phony fabrics as luxurious Egyptian-cotton.

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