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Dwyane Wade’s Cousin Shot Dead Pushing Stroller on Chicago's South Side

Dwyane Wade’s Cousin Shot Dead Pushing Stroller on Chicago's South Side

Dwyane Wade’s cousin was shot to death while pushing a child in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, police and family said Friday.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

Officials: Zika Spread Through Sex by Man With No Symptoms

Officials: Zika Spread Through Sex by Man With No Symptoms

U.S. health officials on Friday reported the first case of Zika spread through sex by a man with no symptoms of the disease. In the other 21 U.S. cases of sexual transmission, the virus was spread by someone who...

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

Texas Cops Escort Fallen Comrade's Son to School

Texas Cops Escort Fallen Comrade's Son to School

Police officers hugged and gave high fives to the 4-year-old son of fallen Amarillo Police Officer Justin Scherlen as he headed to his first day of class.

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Amarillo Police Escort Fallen Officer's Son to School

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Friday, Aug 26, 2016

'America's Got Talent' to Host Auditions in Chicago

'America's Got Talent' to Host Auditions in Chicago

Chicago, dust off your throwing knives, unicycles and dancing shoes: "America's Got Talent" will host auditions in the city during the month of November this year.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

FDA Says All Donated Blood in US Must be Screened for Zika

FDA Says All Donated Blood in US Must be Screened for Zika

The FDA has announced that all donated blood in the United States needs to be screened for the virus. Emily Florez reports on the impacts the move could have on donors and donation centers.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

Search For Killer Continues After Nuns Found Murdered in Mississippi

Search For Killer Continues After Nuns Found Murdered in Mississippi

For years Sister Paula Merril and Sister Margaret Held dedicated their lives to helping others. Now, the search for why someone would have left the two of them dead continues. Michelle Relerford reports.

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Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

Stunned Family Watches Bear in Pool: 'He Popped Our Float!'

A New Jersey family was stunned to find a 300-pound black bear wading in their backyard pool Friday afternoon. The bear was spotted by the family taking a dip at about 3 p.m.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

PAWS Chicago Rescues Animals From Shelters After Louisiana Flooding

PAWS Chicago Rescues Animals From Shelters After Louisiana Flooding

PAWS Chicago is helping the smallest victims of the Louisiana flooding. The shelter's veterinary team just rescued dozens of cats and dogs from local shelters.

Friday, Aug 26, 2016

Might Cupich Receive the Red Hat Soon?

Might Cupich Receive the Red Hat Soon?

Pope Francis has not yet named an American cardinal, but many church watchers expect that to change soon. Chicago’s Archbishop Blasé Cupich is considered on the short list as well as Los Angeles Archbishop Jose...

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Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot Pushing Stroller

A woman was shot to death while pushing a child in a stroller on Chicago's South Side, police said Friday, and family identified the victim as a cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade.

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Suburban Mom Released From Prison During Appeal

Bonnie Liltz, the chronically ill Schaumburg mother sentenced to four years in prison for the death of her severely disabled daughter, has been released pending an appellate review of her sentencing.

Might Cupich Receive the Red Hat Soon?

Might Cupich Receive the Red Hat Soon?

Pope Francis has not yet named an American cardinal, but many church watchers expect that to change soon. Chicago’s Archbishop Blasé Cupich is considered on the short list as well as Los Angeles Archbishop Jose...

'America's Got Talent' to Host Auditions in Chicago

'America's Got Talent' to Host Auditions in Chicago

Chicago, dust off your throwing knives, unicycles and dancing shoes: "America's Got Talent" will host auditions in the city during the month of November this year.

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Authorities say they have charged a 46-year-old man in connection with the killing of two nuns who were killed in Mississippi, Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain said in a statement...

Witnesses, Victims Share Harrowing Details of Carjackings

Witnesses, Victims Share Harrowing Details of Carjackings

Evanston Police say two carjackings occured only hours apart in the city on Thursday.