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Accused Trooper Killer, Nabbed After 48-Day Manhunt, Due in Court

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Jehovah's Witnesses to Pay $13.5M to Bible Teacher's Alleged Victim

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1 Million Giants Fans Expected to Attend World Series Victory Parade

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Years After Helmet Safety Study, High School Equipment Still Mixed

Years After Helmet Safety Study, High School Equipment Still Mixed

NBC5 Investigates asked for the helmet inventories of over 300 public and private high schools from throughout Chicago and the suburbs. That survey revealed over a dozen schools using lower-rated helmets, which...

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Accused Trooper Killer, Nabbed After 48-Day Manhunt, Due in Court

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Trooper Ambush Suspect Eric Frein Captured After Manhunt

Eric Frein, who became the most wanted man in Pennsylvania when he allegedly gunned down two state troopers in an ambush, has been captured following a nearly two-month manhunt in the woods surrounding the...