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WATCH: Timelapse Shows Super Bowl Field Rolled Out

WATCH: Timelapse Shows Super Bowl Field Rolled Out

Watch as this timelapse video shows workers sliding the grass field into place prior to Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

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Keeping the Super Bowl Safe

Keeping the Super Bowl Safe

The party is in full swing at Super Bowl Central in Phoenix, Arizona, with a careful balance of celebration and security.

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Accusations of Bullying, Death Threat at Richards High School in Oak Lawn

Accusations of Bullying, Death Threat at Richards High School in Oak Lawn

A case of bullying escalated to a death-threat at Oak Lawn's Richards High School Thursday. NBC Chicago’s Trina Orlando reports.

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95-Year-Old Ping Pong Champ

95-Year-Old Ping Pong Champ

World War II veteran and former national table tennis champion celebrates his 95th birthday with a ping pong paddle in his hand.

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Calif. Snowpack "Dismally Meager," Survey Finds

Calif. Snowpack "Dismally Meager," Survey Finds

California appears to be facing a fourth consecutive dry year, with water reservoirs already at critically low levels, the results of the state's second snowpack survey suggest. Snowpack levels in the Sierra...

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Killer Says His Ideas Influenced Strack Family Murder-Suicide

Killer Says His Ideas Influenced Strack Family Murder-Suicide

A Utah man serving a life prison sentence for a double murder he believes was directed by God says his ideas likely influenced a couple's decision to fatally overdose along with their children.

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Prisoner Released in Bergdahl Exchange Tried to Reconnect With Taliban

Prisoner Released in Bergdahl Exchange Tried to Reconnect With Taliban

At least one of the five former Taliban prisoners released by the Obama administration in a controversial exchange for soldier Bowe Bergdahl has "attempted to reestablish contacts" with the Taliban in Afghanist...

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False Arrest Suit Filed by Dwyane Wade’s Ex is Tossed Out of Court

False Arrest Suit Filed by Dwyane Wade’s Ex is Tossed Out of Court

The latest court action brought by basketball star Dwyane Wade’s ex-wife has been tossed out by a federal judge, who ruled that suburban cops had probable cause to arrest her in 2012 on suspicion of attempted...

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Justin Bieber Apologizes for Bad Behavior in Video

Justin Bieber Apologizes for Bad Behavior in Video

Justin Bieber has apologized for his bad behavior in a new video posted to Facebook.

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Convicted Drug Dealer Charged With Murder in Fox Exec's Death

Convicted Drug Dealer Charged With Murder in Fox Exec's Death

A convicted drug dealer has been charged with murder in the death of Fox executive Gavin Smith. Smith's remains were found by hikers in October 2013 in a remote area, more than a year after the 57-year-old...

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More Tickets For The Mayor

More Tickets For The Mayor

The City of Chicago rakes in millions from its red light cameras, and once again, some of that revenue is coming from the Mayor himself.

Reports: Jimmy Butler Headed to NBA All-Star Game

Reports: Jimmy Butler Headed to NBA All-Star Game

The Chicago Bulls have had some rough stretches this season, but one of the team's biggest bright spots was rewarded on Thursday as Jimmy Butler was named a reserve on the Eastern Conference All-Star squad.

Amtrak Commits $12 Million to Rehab Union Station

Amtrak Commits $12 Million to Rehab Union Station

Amtrak's contribution is the first piece of a $500 million plan to overhaul the 90-year-old Union Station's aging infrastructure.

4 Brown Deer Teens Facing Charges Following "Sex Party"

4 Brown Deer Teens Facing Charges Following "Sex Party"

Four middle school students are facing criminal charges after authorities say they recorded themselves at a so-called sex party that took place at a Brown Deer home over winter break.

Afghan Soldier Kills 3 U.S. Contractors in Kabul: Officials

Afghan Soldier Kills 3 U.S. Contractors in Kabul: Officials

Three American contractors were shot to death Thursday by an Afghan soldier in the Afghan capital of Kabul, U.S. defense officials said, NBC News reported. One official said the shooting happened Thursday at the...

Poll Shows Rahm Leading, in Danger of Runoff

Poll Shows Rahm Leading, in Danger of Runoff

A Chicago Tribune poll shows Mayor Rahm Emanuel with 42 percent of the vote, which gives him a significant lead over the other candidates but is not enough to avoid a runoff election.