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Showers, Thunderstorms

Showers, Thunderstorms

Brant Miller has the latest forecast for the Chicago area.

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Video Shows Chicago Family Take Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Van Attack

Video Shows Chicago Family Take Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Van Attack

A Chicago man on vacation with his family in Barcelona took refuge in a nearby store after a rental van plowed into a crowd of pedestrians Thursday, killing at least 13 and wounding more than 100.

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'We Hit the Deck': Targeted Shooting in Crowded Loop Subway Leaves Man Wounded

'We Hit the Deck': Targeted Shooting in Crowded Loop Subway Leaves Man Wounded

A man was shot on a Red Line train in a Loop subway stop Thursday night causing commuters to scramble from the car's rear exits as police arrived, authorities and a witness said. Natalie Martinez reports.

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Man Shot on Red Line Train Near Jackson Stop: Authorities

Man Shot on Red Line Train Near Jackson Stop: Authorities

A man was shot on a Red Line train near the Jackson stop Thursday night causing commuters to scramble from the train as police responded, authorities and a witness said.

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'We Hit the Deck': Witness Recounts Shooting on CTA Train

'We Hit the Deck': Witness Recounts Shooting on CTA Train

A man was shot on the Red Line near the Jackson stop Thursday night causing commuters to scramble from the train as police responded, authorities and a witness said.

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Search Area Expands for Army Helicopter Missing Off Hawaii

Search Area Expands for Army Helicopter Missing Off Hawaii

The U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday it was now searching up to 50 miles off Hawaii for five soldiers missing after their Black Hawk helicopter crashed during nighttime training. Swift and dynamic currents...

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How to Take a Photo of the Eclipse

How to Take a Photo of the Eclipse

Smartphones weren’t designed for moon or sun photography, according to NASA, but with some creative tweaks, you can still snap a vibrant photo of the eclipse.

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Raiders Player Sean Smith Charged With Assault: DA

Raiders Player Sean Smith Charged With Assault: DA

Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith has been charged with assault, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday. Smith allegedly beat his sister's boyfriend in Old Town Pasadena...

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Charlottesville Victim's Mother: 'I've Had Death Threats'

Charlottesville Victim's Mother: 'I've Had Death Threats'

A day after burying her daughter, the mother of a woman killed during Saturday’s white nationalist rally in Charlottesville said she has received death threats. She also criticized President Donald Trump’s claim...

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NU Prof, British Man Accused in Murder Expected in Court

NU Prof, British Man Accused in Murder Expected in Court

Wyndham Lathem, a Northwestern University microbiologist accused of stabbing a man to death, is due to make his first appearance in a Cook County courtroom as soon as Monday, according to his attorney and...

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'We Hit the Deck': Witness Recounts Shooting on CTA Train
'We Hit the Deck': Witness Recounts Shooting on CTA Train

A man was shot on the Red Line near the Jackson stop Thursday night causing commuters to scramble from the train as police responded, authorities and a witness said.

Chicago Family Takes Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Attack
Chicago Family Takes Refuge After Deadly Barcelona Attack

A Chicago man on vacation with his family in Barcelona took refuge in a nearby store after a rental van plowed into a crowd of pedestrians Thursday, killing at least 13 and wounding more than 100.

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Everything to Know About This Weekend's Clear the Shelters

Click through for a complete guide to everything you need to know before you head out to a shelter this weekend.

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5 Facts That Make Modern Pet Ownership Easy

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

Spanish Police Kill 5 Terror Suspects After Barcelona Attack
Spanish Police Kill 5 Terror Suspects After Barcelona Attack

A van veered onto a promenade and barreled down the busy walkway in central Barcelona on Thursday, swerving back and forth as it mowed down pedestrians and turned a picturesque tourist destination into a bloody...

Where to Find Eclipse Glasses in Chicago Area by Monday
Where to Find Eclipse Glasses in Chicago Area by Monday

If you're hoping to watch the solar eclipse as it happens Monday, you're going to need a pair of specialty glasses (or a few other contraptions). But the glasses are going fast.