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A man and woman fatally shot each other during a domestic argument early Thursday in northwest Indiana, according to police.

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John Lewis Questions Sanders' Civil Rights History

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School Security Guard Accused of Sexually Assaulting Student

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Suburban Firefighter Charged With Possession of Child Porn

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NYPD Officer Convicted in Fatal Stairwell Shooting

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A rookie police officer who shot an unarmed man dead in a darkened public housing stairwell was convicted Thursday of manslaughter in a case closely watched by advocates for police accountability. The courtroom...

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Autopsy Results Released in Suburban Father's Death

Autopsy Results Released in Suburban Father's Death

The death of a husband and father of two whose body was found in a suburban forest preserve Wednesday, two days after he disappeared, has been ruled a suicide, according to autopsy results.

Chicago to Host NHL Draft for First Time in 2017

Chicago to Host NHL Draft for First Time in 2017

The 2017 NHL draft is coming to Chicago.

16-Year-Old Girl Shot While Walking to School in Chicago

16-Year-Old Girl Shot While Walking to School in Chicago

A 16-year-old girl was shot Thursday morning half a block from her home while she walked to school in Chicago, police said.

7 Things to Look for at 2016 Chicago Auto Show

7 Things to Look for at 2016 Chicago Auto Show

For the next several days, McCormick Place will be filled with nearly 1,000 cars, trucks, SUVs, and concept vehicles. But the 108th edition of the Chicago Auto Show promises to bring so much more, that...

Clinton, Sanders to Debate in Wisconsin

Clinton, Sanders to Debate in Wisconsin

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are taking their increasingly heated fight for the Democratic presidential nomination back to the debate stage Thursday night. The former secretary of state is banking...

Quenneville Says NHL Sides With Him on Goal Reversal

Quenneville Says NHL Sides With Him on Goal Reversal

The Chicago Blackhawks are still steaming about a goal that was overturned in their Tuesday loss, but head coach Joel Quenneville shared how the league viewed the decision.