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08/15/2018 10:46 PM
Rauner, GOP Candidates Mark 'Governor's Day' at State Fair
The Illinois State Fair features plenty of fried treats and carnival rides, but fairgoers got a big dose of politics on Wednesday as Governor Bruce Rauner and his fellow Republicans celebrated Governor’s Day in...
08/15/2018 07:10 PM
2 Killed in Shooting at South Suburban Convenience Store
Two people were fatally shot at a south suburban convenience store Tuesday night, officials said, in an incident that sparked a police chase into downtown Chicago Wednesday morning.
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08/15/2018 03:31 PM
Trump Revokes Brennan's Security Clearance
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced Wednesday that President Donald Trump is revoking former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance. Brennan has been a prominent critic...
08/15/2018 02:42 PM
San Francisco Set to Roll Out the 'Poop Patrol'
It has a funny name, but it’s targeting a serious problem. San Francisco is rolling out the "Poop Patrol."Next month, two city crews will begin patrolling and cleaning the parts of San Francisco that generate...
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08/15/2018 01:21 PM
Cubs Acquire Gore From Royals
The Chicago Cubs made a roster move with an eye toward the postseason on Wednesday, acquiring pinch-running specialist Terrance Gore from the Kansas City Royals.
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08/15/2018 12:41 PM
FDA Recalls Are Reminder China Controls Much of Drug Supply
The Food and Drug Administration has recalled certain drugs in recent days, one out of precaution and one due to possible contamination, and the warning has served as a reminder of a drug market that's...
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08/15/2018 12:40 PM
LaMarre's First Home Run a Memorable One for White Sox
Chicago White Sox outfielder Ryan LaMarre hit his first career home run on Tuesday night against the Detroit Tigers, but it doesn’t sound like he’ll have much trouble getting the ball.
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08/15/2018 12:37 PM
Scattered Showers and Storms Possible Wednesday
Scattered showers and storms are possible in the Chicago area Wednesday, bringing the threat of heavy downpours to parts of the area. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.
08/15/2018 12:09 PM
Bright Red Outdoor Urinals Pop Up in Paris
The City of Lights has debuted an especially flashy new way to curtail public urination: bright red eco-toilets for those on the go. Industrial designer Faltazi created the waterless urinal, called...
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08/15/2018 09:04 AM
Camel Prom Mom Charged With Social Security Fraud
A North Philadelphia restaurateur who gained local fame last year for spending $25,000 on her son's prom, including camels, has been charged with defrauding the Social Security Administration.Saudia Shuler was...
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08/15/2018 08:44 AM
2 Women Shot While Inside Their Chicago Homes
Two women were wounded - one fatally - in separate shootings as they sat in their Chicago homes between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, according to police.
08/14/2018 12:47 PM
Volunteer Uses Photography to Help Shelter Dogs Find Homes
When Josh Feeney first started volunteering at Chicago Animal Care and Control, he thought he would just be helping to walk dogs like many others do. But once he arrived at the shelter, that all changed.
Photo Credit: Josh Feeney Photography
08/14/2018 10:32 AM
Kevin Hart Announces He Is Running the Chicago Marathon
There's going to be another kind of star athlete at the starting line of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon this year -- Kevin Hart.
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