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Saturday, Oct 7, 2017 at 08:05 PM CDT

NY Concerts, Subways Targeted in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot

NY Concerts, Subways Targeted in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Plot

Authorities have cuffed three men in connection with an alleged ISIS-inspired plot to target concerts, landmarks and crowded subways in New York City in 2016, federal prosecutors announced Friday afternoon....

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 01:06 PM CDT

Thousands of Sharks Dead in San Francisco Bay, Brains Eaten

Thousands of Sharks Dead in San Francisco Bay, Brains Eaten

As many as 2,000 leopard sharks have mysteriously died in the San Francisco Bay over the past few months. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife says determining the cause is not a priority for the state...

Wednesday, Oct 4, 2017 at 12:42 PM CDT

Former Peers Recall Las Vegas Shooter

Former Peers Recall Las Vegas Shooter

People who grew up around Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock recall their interactions with him when he went to school in Southern California.

Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 12:48 PM CDT

Here's How DEA Agents Shield Themselves From Deadly Fentanyl

Here's How DEA Agents Shield Themselves From Deadly Fentanyl

Inside a Philadelphia heroin mill in early September, law enforcement found more than 30,000 bags of the opioid. The big bust in the Summerdale section nearly became a catastrophe when three city police...

Monday, Sep 18, 2017 at 05:10 PM CDT

Rapist Being Deported Fights With Officers at Airport

Rapist Being Deported Fights With Officers at Airport

A convicted rapist from Maryland fought with and injured at least two officers at Dulles International Airport as he was being escorted through the airport for deportation. Koffi Ameyadoh is charged with a...

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How Should Joe Maddon Set Cubs' Game 3 Lineup?
How Should Joe Maddon Set Cubs' Game 3 Lineup?

After registering just seven hits in two games, the Chicago Cubs will try to get their bats going against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night in Game 3 of the NLCS.

Man Who Fell to Death at LondonHouse Was Taking Pics: Source
Man Who Fell to Death at LondonHouse Was Taking Pics: Source

A man who fell to his death from a high-rise luxury hotel in Chicago Monday was taking pictures, a source in touch with investigators confirmed Tuesday.

Karen Lewis Reveals She Suffered Stroke Last Week
Karen Lewis Reveals She Suffered Stroke Last Week

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis revealed on Tuesday she suffered a stroke last week, but will recover.

Judge in Hawaii Blocks Latest Trump Travel Restrictions
Judge in Hawaii Blocks Latest Trump Travel Restrictions

A judge in Hawaii has blocked the latest version of the Trump administration travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect. U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson on Tuesday granted Hawaii's request to...

Winds to Favor Home Runs at Wrigley Field Tuesday
Winds to Favor Home Runs at Wrigley Field Tuesday

There’s some good news in the forecast for the Chicago Cubs Tuesday, but it could also be good news for the Dodgers as the teams prepare to face off in Game 3 of the NLCS.