Eight @ 8 on May 19, 2019: Week In Review

In case you missed it, here are some of the top stories this past week. Make sure to check back on a weekly basis as a new edition of 'Eight @ 8: Week In Review' will be posted every Sunday evening.

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Mom, Daughter Used Cable to Strangle Pregnant Teen: Cops -nA case that NBC 5 has been following closely since the disappearance of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa was reported on April 23, comes to a tragic end. Ochoa was allegedly murdered at a South Side Chicago home where she met with the people who ultimately would be accused of killing her, prosecutors said Friday.
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Sure You've Heard the Name, But Who Exactly is Lori Lightfoot? - Less than 24 hours before she takes the oath of office, Chicago’s Mayor-elect Lori Lightfoot has been busy welcoming friends, family, and well-wishers ahead of her big day. But who is she exactly? Get to know Chicago's soon-to-be first black female and first openly-LGBTQ mayor to take the throne Monday.
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As States Pass Restrictive Abortion Laws, Questions Surface -nAs multiple states pass laws banning many abortions, confusion is swirling about what that now could mean to women. The short answer: nothing yet.
Cubs' Ben Zobrist Accused Wife of 'Inappropriate Marital Conduct,' Records Show -nCubs second baseman Ben Zobrist filed a complaint for legal separation in Tennessee this week, according to records. The complaint was filed the same day Zobrist's wife, Julianna, filed for divorce in Cook County. Julianna Zobrist gave no reason in the documents, but Zobrist's complaint alleges her conduct makes "further cohabitation impossible."
Chicago Health Officials Warn of Possible Measles Exposure - The Chicago Department of Public Health confirmed a case of measles in Chicago Saturday, which officials say they identified on Friday. Click above to read the details on potential contagious locations in the area.
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Ex-CIA Officer Gets 20 Years for Spying for China - A former CIA officer was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison on charges that he spied for China and allegations he sought to expose human assets who were once his responsibility. Click above to read the full details.
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Graduation Speaker Pledges to Pay Class of 2019 Student Debt -nA billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday that he would pay off their student loans –estimated at up to $40 million.
Teen Beaten With Belt by 3 Men in Dixmoor School: Officials -nSome parents and students in the south suburbs were furious over a security breach at a middle school involving three men that ran past guards and beat a student in a classroom.
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