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USA Cycling at Crossroads as Rio Olympics Approaches

USA Cycling at Crossroads as Rio Olympics Approaches

Kristin Armstrong could win her third straight Olympic gold medal in Rio. The women's pursuit team is favored to capture gold. Several Americans could land on the BMX podium.

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In Rio, Georgia Golfers Are the Ones to Beat

In Rio, Georgia Golfers Are the Ones to Beat

Men’s Olympic golf will tee off Aug. 11 for the first time in 112 years, as a field of 60 led by three Georgia college players vies to bring home the first gold medal since the 1904 games in Saint Louis.

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Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Fourteen-year-old Laura Bretan had a lot to prove when she took the stage for the first time since getting a golden buzzer during the Season 11 premiere of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” and she did not...

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Six-Year-Old Gets to Be Garbage Collector for a Day

Six-Year-Old Gets to Be Garbage Collector for a Day

Six-year-old Ethan Dean, who is battling cystic fibrosis, spends the day working on a garbage truck thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. KCRA's Sarah Heise reports.

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Amazon Facility to Open in Romeoville

Amazon Facility to Open in Romeoville

An Amazon packing and shipping facility is in the planning stages and will be located in Romeoville and will employ more than 600 people, the village announced in a press release Wednesday.

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Trump Says He Hopes Russia Finds Clinton's Missing Emails

Trump Says He Hopes Russia Finds Clinton's Missing Emails

Donald Trump, during a news conference at Trump National Doral Resort near Miami, Florida on July 27, 2016, asked Russia to find Hillary Clinton's missing emails. "Russia, if you're listening, I hope you're able...

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Fed Holds on Interest Rate, Sees Fewer Risks

Fed Holds on Interest Rate, Sees Fewer Risks

The Federal Reserve is keeping interest rates unchanged while noting that near-term risks to the economy have diminished. The Fed says that the U.S. job market has rebounded, with strong job gains in...

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'Sharknado 4': A Return to Summer Camp

'Sharknado 4': A Return to Summer Camp

The Syfy disaster spoof series, which returns Sunday, gets better as it gets worse.

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Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Looks like Navy Pier’s big new Ferris Wheel isn’t the only massive upgrade planned for the iconic attraction celebrating its 100th birthday.

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Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

A young mother was killed in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday on Chicago’s South Side.

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Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Big Changes Proposed for Chicago's Navy Pier

Navy Pier’s big new Ferris Wheel isn’t the only massive change planned for the iconic attraction as it celebrates its 100th birthday.

Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Chicago Singers Leave 'America's Got Talent' Judges in Awe

Fourteen-year-old Laura Bretan had a lot to prove when she took the stage for the first time since getting a golden buzzer during the Season 11 premiere of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” and she did not...

Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

Young Mother Shot to Death on Son's Birthday

A young mother was killed in a drive-by shooting early Wednesday on Chicago’s South Side.

Obamas Choose Jackson Park for Library Site: Reports

Obamas Choose Jackson Park for Library Site: Reports

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have chosen Chicago's historic Jackson Park as the site for the Obama Presidential Center, according to numerous reports.

Trump, Pence Campaign in Pa. After Mixed Messages on Russia

Trump, Pence Campaign in Pa. After Mixed Messages on Russia

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump encouraged Russia to meddle in American politics Wednesday, with a stunning recommendation to uncover and make public hacked emails that might damage his opponent...

Rod Blagojevich to Attend Resentencing Via Video

Rod Blagojevich to Attend Resentencing Via Video

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will attend his resentencing via video next month, a judge ruled Wednesday.