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Montreal Alouettes breakout star Chris Ackie represents the new breed of CFL linebackers

1 hour ago   |   National Post

EDMONTON - Chris Ackie was the athlete of the year, every year, at Preston High School. He played it all - basketball, track and field, rugby, football - in part because he was...
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Run of 80-degree days enters third week

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Chicago area high temperatures reached the lower 80s Friday, marking the city's 21st straight day that the mercury has reached at least 80, a string that began on July 28. More...
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3-year-old boy among several shot in Englewood, police say

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A 3-year-old was among several people shot in Englewood on Friday night, police and fire officials said. The shooting happened about 8 p.m. Friday in the 1600 block...
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Police: Missing Marshfield Teen May Be In Minnesota

Police: Missing Marshfield Teen May Be In Minnesota

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Authorities are asking for the public's help to find a missing teen from Marshfield, Wis., and he may have crossed into Minnesota. The Marshfield Police...
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‘Hamilton' Digital Lottery Announced For Mpls. Shows

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - There is some exciting news if you missed out on tickets to see “Hamilton” in Minneapolis. The Orpheum Theater announced Friday there will be a digital lottery...
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6.0 earthquake shakes southern Costa Rica near Panama

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica - A strong earthquake shook southern Costa Rica near the border with Panama on Friday evening, toppling items from store shelves and knocking out power in...
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Police Investigate String Of Minneapolis Thefts

Police Investigate String Of Minneapolis Thefts

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Police are trying to determine if the same thief is responsible for recent thefts at local businesses after a surveillance camera captured him stealing from a...
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Ellison Says He's Not Dropping Out Of AG Race

4 hours ago   |   CBS

With words of encouragement, U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison's supporters took to the streets to begin his general election campaign for Minnesota attorney general. But his team of...
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Health Officials Say Get Your Flu Shot Now

5 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - It's probably a subject you wouldn't expect to hear about in the midst of August, but health care officials say now is the time to get a flu shot. Summer is the...
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Amazon May Challenge TiVo with DVR That Works with Fire, Streams to Smartphones

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

Amazon has worked on creating a digital video recorder that records live television and stream shows on smartphones and the company's Fire tablets, plug-in devices, and media...
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DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

A federal judge made a ruling Friday about the DACA program regarding renewals and new applications. Read more ...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football field in Florida

Spectators cleared away from a school's football stadium Friday in Palm Beach County, Florida, as people reported hearing shots fired. Read more ...

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

The federal government is accusing Facebook of allowing landlords and home sellers to use targeted ads to discriminate against people. The company says there is no place for... Read more ...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night Football' games

ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro said the network won't broadcast the national anthem before “Monday Night Football” games. Read more ...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,'...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,' not sex harassment

The professor says she uses the same type of flowery language in her emails with many others. Read more ...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go on shopping spree at Sam's Club

In one instance, the men took a bag with $1,100 from a vehicle. Read more ...

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Witnesses said the girl endangered many children in the area as she drove in circles at high speeds. Read more ...

'85 seconds of evil': Man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting...

'85 seconds of evil': Man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting that killed 5, wounded 6

Esteban Santiago, 28, will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded. Read more ...

Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

The parade was scheduled for Nov. 10, the day before the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. Read more ...

Looking to write dirty jokes? Cards Against Humanity is hiring

Looking to write dirty jokes? Cards Against Humanity is hiring

It's a remote job that pays $40 an hour. Read more ...