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South Korea Seeks Arrest of Samsung Heir as Bribery Suspect

South Korea Seeks Arrest of Samsung Heir as Bribery Suspect

Prosecutors requested the arrest Monday of the de facto head of Samsung, South Korea's biggest company, on bribery and other charges in the influence-peddling scandal that led to the impeachment of the country's...

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37 People Dead in Plane Crash in Kyrgyzstan: Officials

37 People Dead in Plane Crash in Kyrgyzstan: Officials

A Turkish cargo plane crashed Monday in a residential area just outside the main airport in Kyrgyzstan, killing 37 people on the ground and in the plane, the Emergency Situations Ministry said. The Boeing...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Central US Ice Storm Falls Short of Dire Forecasts

Central US Ice Storm Falls Short of Dire Forecasts

Sleet and drizzle glazed swaths of the central U.S. on Sunday, extending icy weather that some meteorologists acknowledged fell short of dire forecasts. Much of the region remained under an ice storm warning on...

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Black Vietnam Veterans Reflect on MLK's Anti-War Stance

Black Vietnam Veterans Reflect on MLK's Anti-War Stance

Martin Luther King, Jr. will be honored as one of the fathers of the civil rights movement on Monday. Many will focus on Selma or the Montgomery bus boycott, and not his opposition to the Vietnam War, as...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Chiefs' Mistakes Prove Costly in 18-16 Loss to Steelers

Chiefs' Mistakes Prove Costly in 18-16 Loss to Steelers

Eric Fisher stood all alone in the middle of the field as the rest of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrated a 2-point conversion that would have tied the game, well aware that the flag laying a few yards away...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Trump Quickly Recalling Ambassadors Is ‘Risky Move’: Experts

Trump Quickly Recalling Ambassadors Is ‘Risky Move’: Experts

A plan by Donald Trump to toss out dozens of ambassadors on the day he takes office risks months of uncertainty in some of the most sensitive parts of the world, according to several experts, NBC News...

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Turkey Parliament Moves Country Toward Presidential System

Turkey Parliament Moves Country Toward Presidential System

Turkey's parliament moved a step closer late Sunday to approving a constitutional reform package that would pave the way for a presidential system. In a light-night session in Ankara, a majority of lawmakers...

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Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Trump: Brexit a 'Great Thing,' EU to Continue to Break Apart

Wading into foreign affairs days before his inauguration, President-elect Donald Trump said Britain's decision to leave the European Union would "end up being a great thing" and predicted the bloc would continue...

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San Diego Moving Companies Say They Won't Help Chargers Relocate to LA

San Diego Moving Companies Say They Won't Help Chargers Relocate to LA

So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.

Sunday, Jan 15, 2017

Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault of Minor

Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault of Minor

A Chicago police officer has been charged with criminal sexual assault of a minor, according to police. NBC5's Chris Hush reports.

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Cubs Arrive in Washington D.C. Ahead of White House Visit

Cubs Arrive in Washington D.C. Ahead of White House Visit

EDITORIAL NOTE: NBC Chicago will offer a live stream with coverage of the visit beginning at 12:05 p.m. Monday right here.

Cubs Benched Soler for Lack of Hustle, McLeod Says

Cubs Benched Soler for Lack of Hustle, McLeod Says

One of Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon’s favorite sayings is “Respect 90,” but on Sunday it was revealed that one player didn’t always live up to the skipper’s expectations last season.

John Lewis Leads Charge Against Trump as US Marks MLK Day

John Lewis Leads Charge Against Trump as US Marks MLK Day

John Lewis may turn 77 next month — but he's energized and ready to rumble as Donald Trump's presidency approaches. As America honors the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Lewis — member of Congress, Freedom...

7 Killed, 20 Wounded in MLK Day Weekend Shootings

7 Killed, 20 Wounded in MLK Day Weekend Shootings

Twenty-four people have been shot across the city over the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday weekend, leaving seven dead, according to Chicago Police.

Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault of Minor

Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexual Assault of Minor

A Chicago police officer has been charged with criminal sexual assault of a minor, according to police.

Gunman Kills 4, Wounds 9 at Mexico Nightclub: Police

Gunman Kills 4, Wounds 9 at Mexico Nightclub: Police

A gunman killed at least four people and wounded nine others at a nightclub in the Playa del Carmen resort, a Mexican police officer said. The officer who gave the information spoke on condition of anonymity...