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Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC

Read Michelle Obama's Speech to the DNC

First lady Michelle Obama spoke at the Democratic National Convention Monday evening, saying, "Because of Hillary Clinton my daughters and all our sons and daughters now take for granted that a woman can...

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First Lady Draws Sharp Portrait of Trump, Without Naming Him

First Lady Draws Sharp Portrait of Trump, Without Naming Him

Without mentioning Donald Trump by name, first lady Michelle Obama stood before the Democratic convention on Monday and drew a sharp sketch of the Republican nominee that stood in harsh contrast to her...

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Read Bernie Sanders' Speech at the DNC

Read Bernie Sanders' Speech at the DNC

Senator Bernie Sanders addressed the Democratic National Convention Monday evening, saying "It is no secret that Hillary Clinton and I disagree on a number of issues ... That’s what democracy is about." Here are...

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Michelle Obama Wears American Designer Christian Siriano

Michelle Obama Wears American Designer Christian Siriano

Michelle Obama, who ditched the boxy jackets and dowdy style of so many first ladies before her, addressed the Democratic National Convention in a flouncy, bright blue dress by designer Christian Siriano.

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Michelle Obama Calls on Democrats to Get Out the Vote

Michelle Obama Calls on Democrats to Get Out the Vote

First lady Michelle Obama called on Democrats to get out the vote in the fall, saying that the future of the country depended on having a leader who could protect the promise of America for its children.

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General Mills Widens Recall of Contaminated Flour

General Mills Widens Recall of Contaminated Flour

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General Mills Widens Recall of Contaminated Flour

General Mills Widens Recall of Contaminated Flour

General Mills widened its recall of potentially contaminated flour Monday, and health officials said 46 people have been made sick so far by raw flour. The flour was contaminated with toxic E.

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Sarah Silverman Calls Sanders Holdouts 'Ridiculous'

Sarah Silverman Calls Sanders Holdouts 'Ridiculous'

Sarah Silverman, who voted for Bernie Sanders in the Democratic primary, called on Sanders supporters to vote for Hillary Clinton in the fall.

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Demi Lovato Talks Mental Health at 2016 DNC

Demi Lovato Talks Mental Health at 2016 DNC

Demi Lovato talked about the importance of mental health care at the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

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Crash Closes Westbound I-88 Near Aurora

Crash Closes Westbound I-88 Near Aurora

Multiple people sustained injuries, according to police, and at least one person was air-lifted to a local hospital.

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Young Girl Wounded in Shooting Returns Home

Young Girl Wounded in Shooting Returns Home

A 6-year-old girl who was seriously wounded in a shooting on Chicago’s South Side last week returned home to a celebration on Monday.  Tacarra Morgan was playing with her family in front of...

Former High School Basketball Star Fatally Shot in Chicago

Former High School Basketball Star Fatally Shot in Chicago

A former high school basketball star from Chicago was shot and killed while visiting his hometown Monday.

Police Review Agency Rules 2 Officer Shootings Unjustified

Police Review Agency Rules 2 Officer Shootings Unjustified

The embattled Chicago agency that oversees police misconduct allegations has ruled that two more officer shootings were not justified, findings that may signal a greater willingness to hold officers accountable...

Body Found In Wreckage of Fiery Crash That Shut Down I-55

Body Found In Wreckage of Fiery Crash That Shut Down I-55

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Sanders: 'Hillary Clinton Must Become the Next President'

Sanders: 'Hillary Clinton Must Become the Next President'

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren took the stage at the Democratic National Convention Monday night, two liberal firebrands speaking amid tumult that exposed deep tensions between the party's...

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Amazon Bans Woman ‘For Life’ Over Too Many Returns

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