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Sean Spicer Tells Reporter to 'Stop Shaking Your Head'

Sean Spicer Tells Reporter to 'Stop Shaking Your Head'

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told a reporter to "stop shaking your head" during an exchange at his daily press briefing Tuesday. Spicer appeared annoyed by April Ryan, Washington bureau chief...

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Illinois House Speaker's Letter Rebukes Governor's Claims

Illinois House Speaker's Letter Rebukes Governor's Claims

The Democratic speaker of the Illinois House is upbraiding Gov. Bruce Rauner for comments the governor made about him.

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Bodies of American, Swedish UN Experts Found in Congo

Bodies of American, Swedish UN Experts Found in Congo

The bodies of an American and a Swedish investigator with the United Nations and their Congolese interpreter have been found in Congo's Central Kasai province, authorities said Tuesday, more than two weeks after...

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Tuesday Night Forecast

Tuesday Night Forecast

Alicia Roman has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area.

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2017 MLB Preview: American League West Predictions

2017 MLB Preview: American League West Predictions

The Texas Rangers ran away with the American League West last season, but can they fend off the young and hungry Houston Astros and the big-hitting Seattle Mariners?

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Trump Bemoans Chicago Violence in Meeting With FOP Chief

Trump Bemoans Chicago Violence in Meeting With FOP Chief

President Donald Trump once again bemoaned violence in Chicago on Tuesday, asking “what’s going on” in the city during a meeting with national police union leaders. Katie Kim reports.

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Blues Museum Coming to ‘Sweet Home Chicago’

Blues Museum Coming to ‘Sweet Home Chicago’

 A museum dedicated to blues music, a genre with deep historical ties to Chicago, could be coming to the city. LeeAnn Trotter reports.

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Spicer to Reporter: 'Stop Shaking Your Head'

Spicer to Reporter: 'Stop Shaking Your Head'

White House press secretary Sean Spicer and American Urban Radio Networks reporter April Ryan have an exchange at a press briefing on Tuesday, with Spicer telling Ryan to "stop shaking your head" several times. 

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States Push to Protect Birth Control Despite Failed GOP Bill

States Push to Protect Birth Control Despite Failed GOP Bill

Even with the Republican failure to repeal Barack Obama's health care law, Democratic lawmakers in some states are pressing ahead with efforts to protect birth control access, Planned Parenthood funding...

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DePaul Student Shot During Attempted Robbery: Authorities

DePaul Student Shot During Attempted Robbery: Authorities

A DePaul University student was shot while running away during an attempted robbery blocks from the university’s campus overnight, according to authorities. Chris Hush reports.

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Man Tried to Record Girl in Target Dressing Room: Police
Man Tried to Record Girl in Target Dressing Room: Police

A man tried to record a girl while she tried on clothes in a Target store dressing room in Palatine Sunday, police said.

1 Dead, Another Injured After Tree-Trimming Shock: Police
1 Dead, Another Injured After Tree-Trimming Shock: Police

One man was killed and another was severely injured after being shocked while trimming a tree Tuesday when they came in contact with a Com Ed power line in suburban Addison, police confirmed.

Trump Bemoans Chicago Violence in Meeting With FOP Chief
Trump Bemoans Chicago Violence in Meeting With FOP Chief

President Donald Trump once again bemoaned violence in Chicago on Tuesday, asking “what’s going on” in the city during a meeting with national police union leaders.

Meet The Master LEGO® Builder Behind MSI’s Brick by Brick
Meet The Master LEGO® Builder Behind MSI’s Brick by Brick

Chicago native Adam Reed Tucker is one of only 13 LEGO® Certified Professionals in the world. He’s also the man behind MSI-Chicago’s large-scale LEGO® recreations of architectural wonders

DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources
DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources

Democratic National Committee has requested the resignation letters of all current staffers be submitted by next month, according to multiple sources familiar with the party's internal working, NBC News reported. Party staffs typically sees major turnover with a new boss, but the mass resignation letters will give new chairman Tom Perez a chance to completely remake the DNC's headquarters from scratch after staffing had already reached unusual low following a round of layoffs in December. Immediately after Perez' election in late February, an adviser to outgoing DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile, Leah Daughtry, asked every employee to submit a letter of resignation dated April 15, several sources tell NBC News.

Photo of IHOP Server's Act of Kindness Goes Viral
Photo of IHOP Server's Act of Kindness Goes Viral

A server at IHOP in Springfield, Illinois, is earning praise from thousands of strangers after a photo of him helping a customer with a disability went viral.