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Mother of 3, Who Cannot Read or Write, Earns US Citizenship

Mother of 3, Who Cannot Read or Write, Earns US Citizenship

Jovita Mendez lived in the United States for 20 years before her family encouraged her to get her U.S. citizenship. Mendez, who does not know how to read or write, memorized all 100 civics questions for...

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Tale of 2 Brothers in Vegas Shooting: 1 Victim, 1 Rescuer

Tale of 2 Brothers in Vegas Shooting: 1 Victim, 1 Rescuer

It wasn't unusual that brothers Nicholas and Anthony Robone were together at the Route 91 Harvest Festival on Oct. 1 when a gunman opened fire on the crowd from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel, striking...

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Megyn Kelly: I Complained About Bill O'Reilly to Fox News

Megyn Kelly: I Complained About Bill O'Reilly to Fox News

Megyn Kelly said Monday that she complained about Bill O'Reilly while they were both working at Fox News, contradicting a statement from an O'Reilly spokesman who claimed, in response to a report that O'Reilly...

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Reinhart Sorry for Racially Insensitive Costume Pic

Reinhart Sorry for Racially Insensitive Costume Pic

The 21-year-old "Riverdale" actress posted on Twitter this weekend a DeviantArt photo she found on Instagram of a woman dressed up as a "demon," sporting a black bodysuit and black-colored body paint on her face...

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Amazon Receives 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters

Amazon Receives 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters

Amazon said Monday that it received 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico hoping to be the home of the company's second headquarters.

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ISIS Came With a Hit List, Left Syria in a Trail of Blood

ISIS Came With a Hit List, Left Syria in a Trail of Blood

The Islamic State militants came into the Syrian town with a hit list. By the time they left three weeks later, more than 70 civilians had been killed — shot or beheaded, their bodies dumped in farms and...

Monday, Oct 23, 2017

World Mayors Pledge Emissions-Free Cities by 2030

World Mayors Pledge Emissions-Free Cities by 2030

The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030. Some cities are moving even faster...

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Trump Shoots Down Retirement Limit to Pay for GOP Tax Cuts

Trump Shoots Down Retirement Limit to Pay for GOP Tax Cuts

President Donald Trump shot down a possible approach for raising revenue to finance tax cuts in politically must-do legislation for the Republicans, promising Monday the popular 401(k) retirement program will be...

Monday, Oct 23, 2017

John Stamos Engaged to Fellow Actor, Caitlin McHugh

John Stamos Engaged to Fellow Actor, Caitlin McHugh

John Stamos has announced his engagement to his girlfriend, actress Caitlin McHugh. Making it official Sunday night, the hunky 54-year-old TV star took to Instagram to share the good news with his 2.2...

Monday, Oct 23, 2017
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CTA Wilson Station Reconstruction Project Hits Big Milestone

The Chicago Transit Authority on Monday opened the new main stationhouse for the...View gallery

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Chicago Area Could See Coldest Temps of the Season This Week
Chicago Area Could See Coldest Temps of the Season This Week

The rain, rain won't be going away just yet, but when it does, it could make way for the coldest temperatures of the season so far.

Amazon Receives 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters
Amazon Receives 238 Proposals for 2nd Headquarters

Amazon said Monday that it received 238 proposals from cities and regions in the United States, Canada and Mexico hoping to be the home of the company's second headquarters.

Governor Rauner Announces Re-Election Bid
Governor Rauner Announces Re-Election Bid

Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner hasn’t officially announced that he will run for re-election in 2018, but that is expected to change on Monday.

Target Says Customers Want It to Pause the 'Christmas Creep'
Target Says Customers Want It to Pause the 'Christmas Creep'

Target says customers want it to pause the "Christmas creep." It says it wants to be more in tune with customers' mindset, so it plans to ease in holiday promotions this year while better recognizing...

Trump Couldn't Remember Fallen Soldier's Name: Widow
Trump Couldn't Remember Fallen Soldier's Name: Widow

The widow of a fallen soldier criticized President Donald Trump Monday over his condolence call last week, saying she was angered by his tone and that he couldn't remember her husband's name.

Football Players Charged in Hazing Case Plead Not Guilty
Football Players Charged in Hazing Case Plead Not Guilty

Four of five football players at a Christian college in suburban Chicago pleaded not guilty Monday to felony charges in connection with a hazing scandal.