Aug 2, 2015

Coast Guard Chopper Lands on Staten Island Golf Course

Coast Guard Chopper Lands on Staten Island Golf Course

A Coast Guard helicopter pilot found a suitable clearing to make an emergency landing Sunday: a fairway on a Staten Island golf course. The chopper was flying into New York air space from a Coast Guard station...

Aug 2, 2015

Donald Trump's Debate Plan: 'I Want to Be Me'

Donald Trump's Debate Plan: 'I Want to Be Me'

Donald Trump said Sunday in an interview with NBC's Meet the Press that his strategy for Thursday night's GOP debate boils down to a simple idea: "I want to be me." "I don't want to be unreal. I want to be me. I

Aug 2, 2015

One Tail at a Time Opens New Rescue Facility

One Tail at a Time Opens New Rescue Facility

A Chicago dog rescue made famous for taking in a lovable 85-pound beagle has opened a new facility to accommodate more canines in need.

Aug 2, 2015

One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue Opens New Bucktown Facility

One Tail at a Time Dog Rescue Opens New Bucktown Facility

One Tail at a Time dog rescue, made famous after it took in an 85-pound beagle, opened a brand new facility in Bucktown Saturday. OTAT is participating in NBC 5's #CleartheShelters Day Aug. 15.

Aug 2, 2015

Woman Charged in 2014 Fatal Beating in Little Village

Woman Charged in 2014 Fatal Beating in Little Village

Bond was set at $250,000 Saturday for a 22-year-old woman charged with being part of a group that beat a man to death last summer in Little Village on the Southwest Side.

Aug 2, 2015

Israeli Teen Who Was Stabbed at Gay Pride Parade Dies

Israeli Teen Who Was Stabbed at Gay Pride Parade Dies

A teenage girl who was stabbed in a gruesome attack at a Gay Pride parade in Jerusalem last week died on Sunday, hospital officials said. Shira Banki, a 16-year-old high school student, was one of six...

Aug 2, 2015

Police: Motorcyclist Killed, Two Injured in I-57 Crash

Police: Motorcyclist Killed, Two Injured in I-57 Crash

A motorcyclist was killed and two other people were injured in a crash on I-57 late Saturday on the Far South Side, police said.

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More Severe Weather Heads Toward Chicago Area

More Severe Weather Heads Toward Chicago Area

A brief, violent storm swept through the Chicago area Sunday afternoon, leading to one death and an evacuation of Lollapalooza, and more storms could be heading this way in the evening.

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Massive California Fire Swells to 47,000 Acres Overnight

Massive California Fire Swells to 47,000 Acres Overnight

The Rocky Fire jumped 20,000 acres overnight, charring 47,000 acres as of Sunday morning, Cal Fire said. The blaze, located southeast of Clearlake in Lake, Yolo and Colusa Counties, is only 5 percent contained....

Aug 2, 2015

Kentucky Man Arrested After Shooting Down Neighbor's Drone

Kentucky Man Arrested After Shooting Down Neighbor's Drone

Two Kentucky neighbors are dueling over who was at fault when one of them blasted the other's drone out of the sky — leading to an arrest and felony charges. The shooter, William "Willie" Merideth, 47,...

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More Severe Weather Heads Toward Chicago Area

More Severe Weather Heads Toward Chicago Area

A brief, violent storm swept through the Chicago area Sunday afternoon, leading to one death and an evacuation of Lollapalooza, and more storms could be heading this way in the evening.

1 Dead, Many Injured After Tent Collapses in Wood Dale

1 Dead, Many Injured After Tent Collapses in Wood Dale

One person has died and several others were injured after a tent collapsed in west suburban Wood Dale during Sunday's severe weather.

Lollapalooza Resumes After Brief Weather-Related Evacuation

Lollapalooza Resumes After Brief Weather-Related Evacuation

Lollapalooza was temporarily evacuated due to severe weather Sunday afternoon.

No Injuries Reported After Dome Collapses in Rosemont

No Injuries Reported After Dome Collapses in Rosemont

A dome at a ballpark in a northwest suburb of Chicago collapsed during severe weather Sunday while a game was supposed to be underway.

Police Identify Suspect in Fatal Memphis Officer Shooting

Police Identify Suspect in Fatal Memphis Officer Shooting

Tennessee police officials have identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer and they are currently searching for the man. Police Director Toney Armstrong says twenty-nine year...

DNR: Body Matching Description of Missing Woman Recovered

DNR: Body Matching Description of Missing Woman Recovered

A body matching the description of missing 20-year-old suburban woman Chase Froese has been recovered two days after she disappeared underwater while swimming with friends.d.