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N. Korea Criticizes US Over Designation as Terror Sponsor

N. Korea Criticizes US Over Designation as Terror Sponsor

North Korea on Wednesday called U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to relist it as a state sponsor of terrorism a "serious provocation" that justifies its development of nuclear weapons. In the country's...

6 hours ago

In Surprise Reversal, Lebanese PM Puts Resignation on Hold

In Surprise Reversal, Lebanese PM Puts Resignation on Hold

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced Wednesday he was putting his resignation on hold to give way for more consultations nearly three weeks after he unexpectedly announced he was stepping down — a...

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Serb General Convicted of Genocide for Bosnia Horrors

Serb General Convicted of Genocide for Bosnia Horrors

An unrepentant Ratko Mladic, the bullish Bosnian Serb general whose forces rained shells and snipers' bullets on Sarajevo and carried out the worst massacre in Europe since World War II, was convicted Wednesday...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 01:32 AM CST

The Search for Argentina's Missing Submarine Explained

The Search for Argentina's Missing Submarine Explained

The Argentine submarine ARA San Juan went missing in the South Atlantic last week with 44 crew members aboard. Here's a look at the submarine and the round-the-clock international maritime search. The...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:24 AM CST

Chicago School Needs Computers For Technology Program

Chicago School Needs Computers For Technology Program

A local school is facing a unique challenge. It received a grant for a new technology program - but doesn't have any computers to run it. One local company has stepped up, but the school still needs help. NBC...

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:18 AM CST

Another Man Exonerated in Wave of Cook County Cases Reexamined

Another Man Exonerated in Wave of Cook County Cases Reexamined

Justice Tuesday for a Chicago man who served two decades behind bars. He is part of a recent wave of exonerations coming from the Cook County State's Attorney's office. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:13 AM CST

2 Chicago Firefighters Overcome Blood Cancer

2 Chicago Firefighters Overcome Blood Cancer

Two Chicago firefighters both diagnosed with a form of blood cancer. Now they say they have beaten their disease -- and have their doctor to thank. NBC 5's Regina Waldroup reports.

Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 at 12:04 AM CST

Teens Honored For Saving Child Who Fell From Overcrowded Car

Teens Honored For Saving Child Who Fell From Overcrowded Car

Dramatic video released by police shows the moment a one and a half year old child falls from a moving car in West Dundee.

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 11:08 PM CST

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

Water Bill Almost Sinks Kankakee Gymnastics Business

It was the type of bill that could have broken the family business.

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 10:51 PM CST

Spelling Error Has Major Implications When Shopping Online

Spelling Error Has Major Implications When Shopping Online

An online shopper thought he was doing business with a national store. He later learned that – because of a typo – he had given his credit card information to a stranger. Marion Brooks reports.

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