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Doctors Warn Zika Could Spread in Sweat and Tears

Doctors Warn Zika Could Spread in Sweat and Tears

Doctors who treated a strange case of Zika say sweat and tears may be able to transmit the virus, NBC News reports. A team at the University of Utah School of Medicine said their case, of a man who infected his...

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Lady Gaga Will Perform During Super Bowl Halftime Show

Lady Gaga Will Perform During Super Bowl Halftime Show

It's official: Lady Gaga will headline the Super Bowl halftime show.
The NFL and Pepsi announced Thursday that the pop star will take the stage Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium in Houston.

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School Clinical Aide Charged With Stealing Students' Pills

School Clinical Aide Charged With Stealing Students' Pills

A clinical aide suspected of stealing prescription pills intended for students at an Ohio middle school has been indicted on a drug theft charge.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Clinton Makes It Clear She Knows Many World Leaders

Clinton Makes It Clear She Knows Many World Leaders

When it comes to world leaders, Hillary Clinton wants to be clear that she has lots of favorites.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Illinois Murder Suspect Charged With Attempted Kidnapping

Illinois Murder Suspect Charged With Attempted Kidnapping

A southern Illinois prosecutor has charged a doctor accused of killing his estranged wife with trying to pay to have the prosecutor kidnapped.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

In Prince Estate Case, Blood Relation May Be Unnecessary

In Prince Estate Case, Blood Relation May Be Unnecessary

A legal wrinkle in Prince's estate case shows you might not have to be a blood relative to inherit some of the late rock superstar's sizable fortune. No will has surfaced since Prince accidentally overdosed...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Experts Point to Overdue Safety System in Fatal Train Crash

Experts Point to Overdue Safety System in Fatal Train Crash

As federal investigators begin the lengthy task of determining why a packed commuter train slammed into the Hoboken Transit terminal early Monday morning, safety experts are pointing to a long-overdue system...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Sen. Mark Kirk Turns Down Several Chicago Debates

Sen. Mark Kirk Turns Down Several Chicago Debates

With less than 40 days until the election, Senator Mark Kirk is changing the traditional plans for debates in Chicago.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Witness in Laquan McDonald Shooting Said Police Pressured Her to Change Her Story: Suit

Witness in Laquan McDonald Shooting Said Police Pressured Her to Change Her Story: Suit

A woman who witnessed the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald said in a federal lawsuit against the city of Chicago that she was detained by police after the shooting and pressured to change her story...

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016

Chicago Commuters React to Deadly NJ Train Crash

Chicago Commuters React to Deadly NJ Train Crash

Chicago commuters react to a train crash in New Jersey that left one person dead and more than 100 others hurt. Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

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Family Missing From North Side, Police Asking For Help

Family Missing From North Side, Police Asking For Help

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a woman and two children reported missing Thursday from the North Side.

2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

2 Dead in Shootings on Eisenhower Expressway Hours Apart

Hours after a shooting on the westbound Eisenhower Expressway left a man dead and a woman wounded, another person has been killed in a shooting on the eastbound lanes of the expressway.

Arrieta, Montero Question Maddon's Decisions in Cubs' Loss

Arrieta, Montero Question Maddon's Decisions in Cubs' Loss

The Chicago Cubs have nothing to gain by winning any of their final few games, but that doesn't mean that Jake Arrieta and Miguel Montero were thrilled with Joe Maddon's tactics in Wednesday's loss at...

'Huge Bang': 1 Dead, 108 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

'Huge Bang': 1 Dead, 108 Hurt in NJ Train Crash

A woman died and more than 100 other people were hurt when an NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and cables and causing...

Hackers Target Election Systems in More Than 20 States: Official

Hackers Target Election Systems in More Than 20 States: Official

Election systems in more than 20 states have been targeted in hacking attempts — far more than had been previously acknowledged — a senior Department of Homeland Security official told NBC News Thursday. The...

Witness in McDonald Shooting Pressured to Change Story: Suit

Witness in McDonald Shooting Pressured to Change Story: Suit

A woman who witnessed the fatal police shooting of Laquan McDonald said in a federal lawsuit against the city of Chicago that she was detained by police after the shooting and pressured to change her story...