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Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Athletes in Rio Olympics' Refugee Team Luckier Than Many

Athletes in Rio Olympics' Refugee Team Luckier Than Many

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Popole Misenga broke down crying — for the family in Congo that he hasn't seen in 15 years, and for all the world's refugees who haven't been as lucky as he's been.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Padraig Harrington Leads PGA, Relishes Olympic Opportunity

Padraig Harrington Leads PGA, Relishes Olympic Opportunity

SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — His time seemed to have passed. He's ranked 150th in the world and almost surely won't be playing on Europe's Ryder Cup squad.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Rape Lawsuit Against Derrick Rose

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Rape Lawsuit Against Derrick Rose

A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit alleging New York Knicks player Derrick Rose and two friends drugged and gang-raped a woman. On Wednesday, federal Judge Michael W.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Harry Potter Play Script Book to Be Released

Harry Potter Play Script Book to Be Released

The script of the play is being published Sunday.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Big Sur Fire in California Keeps Growing

Big Sur Fire in California Keeps Growing

Fire officials say a wildfire burning near California's dramatic Big Sur coast has destroyed 57 homes and is threatening 2,000 more — and it's causing huge plumes of smoke to settle in the South Bay.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

'Game of Thrones' to End After Season 8

'Game of Thrones' to End After Season 8

HBO is confirming what "Game of Thrones" fans never wanted to hear: The fantasy-thriller phenomenon will be coming to an end after Season 8.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

Off-Duty Indianapolis Officer Charged with Attempted Murder

Off-Duty Indianapolis Officer Charged with Attempted Murder

An Indianapolis police officer faces an attempted murder charge after authorities say he shot a detective investigating a domestic violence incident involving the officer and his estranged wife and then fled to...

Saturday, Jul 30, 2016

FAA Warned of Potential for Many Hot Air Balloon Deaths

FAA Warned of Potential for Many Hot Air Balloon Deaths

Warning about a potential for high-fatality accidents, safety investigators recommended two years ago that the Federal Aviation Administration impose greater oversight on hot air balloon operators, government...

Sunday, Jul 31, 2016

Army Father Blasts Trump for Criticizing Wife

Army Father Blasts Trump for Criticizing Wife

The father of a Muslim American army captain blasted Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for accusing him of not allowing his wife to speak during his emotional speech at the Democratic National...

Sunday, Jul 31, 2016

San Diego Mayor to Slain Officer's Kids: 'Your Dad is a Hero'

San Diego Mayor to Slain Officer's Kids: 'Your Dad is a Hero'

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and San Diego Police Department (SDPD) Chief Shelley Zimmerman said the city stands behind the families of two police officers shot in the line of duty -- officers who are...

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Teen Killed by Police Died From Gunshot to Back: Autopsy

Teen Killed by Police Died From Gunshot to Back: Autopsy

The 18-year-old man who was fatally shot by Chicago police on Thursday died from a gunshot wound to the back, according to an autopsy report.  Paul O'Neal, of the 1700 block of E 70th St, was...

13 Hospitalized for Heat-Related Illness at Post Office

13 Hospitalized for Heat-Related Illness at Post Office

Thirteen people were hospitalized for heat-related illnesses at a Chicago post office Saturday morning, officials confirmed.  About 10 ambulances were called to the post office located at W Ohio...

Suit: ER Nurse Sent ‘Outrageous’ Tweets of Victim’s Room

Suit: ER Nurse Sent ‘Outrageous’ Tweets of Victim’s Room

The mother of a man shot last year in Logan Square has filed a lawsuit against the Southwest Side hospital where he was treated before he died, claiming an emergency room nurse shared inappropriate...

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Rape Lawsuit Against Derrick Rose

Judge Refuses to Dismiss Rape Lawsuit Against Derrick Rose

A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit alleging New York Knicks player Derrick Rose and two friends drugged and gang-raped a woman. On Wednesday, federal Judge Michael W.

Army Father Blasts Trump for Criticizing Wife

Army Father Blasts Trump for Criticizing Wife

The father of a Muslim American army captain blasted Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for accusing him of not allowing his wife to speak during his emotional speech at the Democratic National...

Man Wearing Cowboy Hat, Surgical Mask Robs Suburban Bank

Man Wearing Cowboy Hat, Surgical Mask Robs Suburban Bank

A man donned a cowboy hat and surgical mask while robbing a bank inside a Jewel-Osco store late Friday afternoon in northwest suburban Glendale Heights. Just before 5 p.m., the robber walked up to the...