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Get in the mood for February 14 with our guide on what to buy, eat, do and more.

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Deadline Looming for Scam Victims Tricked Into Wiring Money

Deadline Looming for Scam Victims Tricked Into Wiring Money

If you are one of the hundreds of thousands of consumers tricked into wiring money via Western Union to thieves, now is your chance to get it back. The Federal Trade Commission says victims have until Feb. 12 to

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Western Union Refunds

Western Union Refunds

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Multiple Casualties in Washington State Derailment

Multiple Casualties in Washington State Derailment

An Amtrak train with 83 people onboard derailed in Washington state on Dec. 18.

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CDC: There's No Ban on Use of 'Fetus,' 'Science-Based'

CDC: There's No Ban on Use of 'Fetus,' 'Science-Based'

No words have been banned from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's lexicon, according to the federal agency's director. In a statement sent to NBC News on Monday, CDC Director Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald

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Popular S. Korean Boy Band Member Dies in Possible Suicide

Popular S. Korean Boy Band Member Dies in Possible Suicide

The lead singer of popular South Korean boy band SHINee died on Monday, police said, in a possible suicide.

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Woman Charged With Injuring 5 Kids With Hot Glue at Daycare

Woman Charged With Injuring 5 Kids With Hot Glue at Daycare

A 32-year-old woman was charged with injuring five children with hot glue earlier this month at a daycare in the Palmer Square neighborhood on the Northwest Side.

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Atlanta Passengers Scramble On Day After Outage

Atlanta Passengers Scramble On Day After Outage

Passengers at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International airport scramble to resume their travels after an electrical fire shut down the world's busiest airport for more than 10 hours.

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Tillerson on Resignation: 'That's Ridiculous'

Tillerson on Resignation: 'That's Ridiculous'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson responded to a reporter's question about submitting a letter of resignation by saying, "That's ridiculous," as he welcomed French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le...

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'Multiple Fatalities' on Derailed Amtrak Train

'Multiple Fatalities' on Derailed Amtrak Train

Authorities say multiple people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train derailed onto Interstate 5 south of Seattle.

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Monday Forecast

Monday Forecast

Kalee Dionne has the latest forecast update for the Chicago area. 

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