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Cantor to Resign From Congress August 18

Cantor to Resign From Congress August 18

U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor tells a Virginia newspaper he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected, The Associated Press reported. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported...

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ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

7/31/2014: Family and friends are praying for Steven LaVoie, who police say was shot by a recently-demoted employee. NBC 5's Natalie Martinez reports.

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Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Their plants can be medicinal, edible and often beautiful. But a growing number of gardeners who tend to wildflowers within Chicago city limits claim in court papers they are being unfairly targeted by a "vague"...

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Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

7/31/2014: Gardeners complain of vague weed control ordinance. Chris Coffey reports for NBC 5 Investigates.

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Sudanese Mom Who Faced Death Over Faith Lands in U.S.

Sudanese Mom Who Faced Death Over Faith Lands in U.S.

The Sudanese mom who was sentenced to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith arrived Thursday in the U.S. after an international campaign to save her, NBC News reported.

3 hours ago

Cubs Top Rockies 3-1

Cubs Top Rockies 3-1

Jake Arrieta struck out seven in seven innings, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 3-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday.

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Cubs Trade James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio

Cubs Trade James Russell, Emilio Bonifacio

The contending Atlanta Braves bolstered their bench and bullpen on Thursday, acquiring utilityman Emilio Bonifacio and left-hander James Russell in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.

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Tropical Storm Bertha Forms in Atlantic

Tropical Storm Bertha Forms in Atlantic

The second tropical storm of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane season has formed, the National Hurricane Center said. Tropical Storm Bertha has formed east of the southern Lesser

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Owner of Dog Who Survived 25-Foot Fall From Highway Steps Forward

Owner of Dog Who Survived 25-Foot Fall From Highway Steps Forward

The owner of a pit bull who survived a 25-foot plunge from a New York City highway has stepped forward, according to veterinary office caring for the wounded pooch. The animal hospital caring for the canine says...

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Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Chicago Sun-Times report says there's growing tension between Rose's management and Bulls brass.

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ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream CEO Listed in Critical Condition

ArrowStream Chairman and CEO Steven LaVoie is showing slight improvements after he was injured Thursday during a shooting at his office in Chicago's Loop.

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Loop Shooter Was Not Registered to Carry Gun

Police say a man who shot a company CEO in a downtown office building Thursday was not legally permitted to carry the gun used in the shooting.

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Gardeners Challenge Chicago Weed Control Rules

Their plants can be medicinal, edible and often beautiful. But a growing number of gardeners who tend to wildflowers within Chicago city limits claim in court papers they are being unfairly targeted by a "vague"...

Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Reinsdorf Denies Tension With Derrick Rose's Camp

Chicago Sun-Times report says there's growing tension between Rose's management and Bulls brass.

Driver Charged in Fatal Edgewater Pedestrian Crash

Driver Charged in Fatal Edgewater Pedestrian Crash

Vladimir Tsemekhman, 58, is charged with one count of reckless homide and several moving violations including reckless driving, disobeying a red signal stop, failure to reduce speed and stay in lanes.

Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Beware of Lollapalooza Fake Ticket Scams

Several ticket seekers victimized by criminals on Craigslist.