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Jussie Smollett attack: Brothers tell police that Jussie Smollett paid them to stage attack, official says; new evidence 'shifted the trajectory' of investigation after brothers cooperate, police say

21 minutes ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Two brothers told Chicago police that they were paid by "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett to orchestrate and stage an attack on him, a law enforcement official briefed on the...
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More than 1,500 attend vigil for Aurora shooting victims

27 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

AURORA, Ill. - More than 1,500 people braved snow and freezing drizzle to attend a prayer vigil for five slain co-workers Sunday, two days after they were fatally shot at a...
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Don't expect apologies from the left over Jussie Smollett ‘attack' fraud

Don't expect apologies from the left over Jussie Smollett ‘attack' fraud

29 minutes ago   |   New York Post

A lot of explosive material can get defused with nine little letters: “I was wrong.” It works wonders with your significant other. Try it. Frequently. This week, now that the...
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Maddon putting emphasis on situational hitting

1 hour ago   |   MLB

Cubs manager Joe Maddon does not expect onlookers to see a dramatic difference in how he navigates his way around the practice diamonds this spring.
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The Latest: Chicago police still seek Smollett interview

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - The Latest on the reported attack on “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett : 4:30 p.m. Chicago police say they still want to do a follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett...
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More than 1,500 attend vigil for Aurora shooting victims

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald   |   2 articles

More than 1,500 people braved snow and freezing drizzle to attend a prayer vigil for five co-workers who were fatally shot at a suburban Chicago manufacturing plant. The Rev...
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Back-to-basics approach for Joe Maddon and the Cubs starts Monday

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

After the principal talks to the students, the teacher will take a hands-on approach in the instruction of his students on the first full day of class. In the case of the Cubs...
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Jussie Smollett attack: Timeline of key moments in alleged attack on 'Empire' actor

2 hours ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

"Empire" actor and R&B singer Jussie Smollett told Chicago police last month that two men physically attacked him and yelled racial and homophobic slurs.
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The Trailer: What we learned about Harris 2020 this weekend

2 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

In this edition: Kamala Harris on the trail, Beto O'Rourke causing trouble, and a many-way race for mayor of Chicago.
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Chicago police seek follow-up interview with Jussie Smollett

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Chicago police and representatives for Jussie Smollett aren't speaking publicly about the investigation into a reported attack on the “Empire” actor. Police said Saturday that...
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Anthony Weiner released from prison

Anthony Weiner released from prison

AYER, Mass. - Disgraced former Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from federal prison after being convicted of having illicit online contact with a 15-year-old girl... Read more ...

MLB hot stove: Brewers to re-sign infielder Mike Moustakas, report says

MLB hot stove: Brewers to re-sign infielder Mike Moustakas, report says

The one-year contract is expected to be in the $9 million range, according to a report from ESPN. Read more ...

AP source: Moustakas, Brewers nearing deal for about $10M

AP source: Moustakas, Brewers nearing deal for about $10M

A person familiar with the negotiations says Mike Moustakas and the Brewers are nearing a deal that would keep the third baseman in Milwaukee for a guarantee of about $10 million. Read more ...

Blues top Wild 3-0 for 3rd straight shutout, 10th win in row

Blues top Wild 3-0 for 3rd straight shutout, 10th win in row

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Jordan Binnington made 31 saves and the St. Louis Blues posted their third straight shutout, beating the Minnesota Wild 4-0 on Sunday for their 10th straight... Read more ...

Massive, fiery wreck takes out much of Daytona 500

Massive, fiery wreck takes out much of Daytona 500

“The Big One” came late in the Daytona 500. Paul Menard triggered a 22-car accident shortly after a restart with 10 laps to go in “The Great American Race.” Menard turned Matt... Read more ...

Michigan State forward Nick Ward out indefinitely with fractured hand

Michigan State forward Nick Ward out indefinitely with fractured hand

Michigan State forward Nick Ward suffered a fractured hand on Sunday, sidelining him indefinitely. Read more ...

Mets land ex-Yankee Adeiny Hechavarria as infield help

Mets land ex-Yankee Adeiny Hechavarria as infield help

Adeiny Hechavarria is trading boroughs. The solid infielder, whom the Yankees traded for just before last season's Sept. 1 deadline, signed a minor league deal with the Mets on... Read more ...

WWE Elimination Chamber 2019 results, live updates, matches, predictions

WWE Elimination Chamber 2019 results, live updates, matches, predictions

Complete results and live coverage of Sunday night's WWE Elimination Chamber 2019 event featuring Daniel Bryan putting his WWE Championship on the line inside the Elimination... Read more ...

De Blasio says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't understand Amazon deal

De Blasio says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez didn't understand Amazon deal

Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday that US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was wrong to have claimed the collapse of the Amazon deal would free up $3 billion to fix the city's... Read more ...

Mbappe scores superb goal as PSG wins 1-0 at Saint-Etienne

Mbappe scores superb goal as PSG wins 1-0 at Saint-Etienne

PARIS - Kylian Mbappe displayed his match-winning abilities once again Sunday, scoring off balance with a superb volley as Paris Saint-Germain beat Saint-Etienne 1-0 to move 12... Read more ...