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Alderman, State Police Director Pump Gas For Body Armor

Alderman, State Police Director Pump Gas For Body Armor

A Chicago alderman and an Illinois State Police official pumped gas for patrons at a South Side station Thursday afternoon to raise cash to help replace worn out police body armor.

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'24:Legacy' Producers Apologize for Using Kenya Attack Video

'24:Legacy' Producers Apologize for Using Kenya Attack Video

The executive producers of the new Fox television series "24: Legacy" apologized Thursday for using footage from a terror attack at a Kenya mall that killed 67 people.

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Poland Celebrates Fat Thursday with Doughnuts

Poland Celebrates Fat Thursday with Doughnuts

Poland is celebrating Fat Thursday with traditional doughnuts called paczki. 

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Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard

Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard

Little Tikes is recalling about 540,000 toddler swings due to a fall hazard. The seat of the swings is made from plastic that can crack or break, posing a safety hazard to toddlers. This recall involves Little...

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Chicago Fire Department Responds to Possible Gas Leak Near Wrigley Field

Chicago Fire Department Responds to Possible Gas Leak Near Wrigley Field

Streets around Wrigley Field in Chicago’s Wrigleyville neighborhood on the North Side were closed due to a possible gas leak Thursday afternoon, authorities confirmed.

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Beyonce Out of Coachella; Will Perform in 2018

Beyonce Out of Coachella; Will Perform in 2018

Beyonce, who is pregnant with twins, will not perform at Coachella this year, but will headline the festival in 2018.

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Possible Gas Leak Near Wrigley Field: CFD

Possible Gas Leak Near Wrigley Field: CFD

Streets around Wrigley Field in Chicago’s Wrigleyville neighborhood on the North Side were closed due to a possible gas leak Thursday afternoon, authorities confirmed.

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Justice Ginsburg Praises Media and the Role of Free Press

Justice Ginsburg Praises Media and the Role of Free Press

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is praising the media at a time when the Trump administration has accused reporters of being dishonest and delivering "fake news." Ginsburg told the BBC's "Newsnight"...

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US, Mexico Officials Meet Amid Immigration Tension

US, Mexico Officials Meet Amid Immigration Tension

 U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly met with Mexico's Foreign Relations Secretary Luis Videgaray in a joint news conference to discuss the United States' immigration and deportation policy, border laws and trade between the two countries. Videgaray expressed concern over the United States' treatment of Mexican nationals, while Tillerson acknowledged disagreement over new policies under the Trump administration.

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Doctor's Orders: Pregnant Beyonce Out of Coachella

Doctor's Orders: Pregnant Beyonce Out of Coachella

Beyonce, who is pregnant with twins, will not perform at Coachella this year, but will headline the festival in 2018. In a statement to The Associated Press on Thursday, Beyonce's Parkwood Entertainment...

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Alderman, State Police Director Pump Gas For Body Armor
Alderman, State Police Director Pump Gas For Body Armor

A Chicago alderman and an Illinois State Police official pumped gas for patrons at a South Side station Thursday afternoon to raise cash to help replace worn out police body armor.