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Country music icon Dolly Parton turns 75

Country music icon Dolly Parton turns 75

7 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Country music legend Dolly Parton is celebrating her 75th birthday on Tuesday. Parton was born in Tennessee in 1946. She started performing at a young age, hitting it...
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Chatham Education and Workforce Center opens on South Side, offering job training, career counseling

9 minutes ago   |   ABC

Chicago is celebrating a new workforce center, with hopes that it will serve the Chatham community in many different ways.
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Young mother celebrating her 26th birthday, shot to death in car in Garfield Park

21 minutes ago   |   ABC

Qiana Harding moved to Chicago from Wisconsin with her two young children about a year ago.
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Snow expected in time for Tuesday's evening rush hour

Snow expected in time for Tuesday's evening rush hour

33 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Light snow is expected in the Chicago area starting this afternoon and into the evening hours. The city should start to see snow around 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. and last until 7 p.m...
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South Boston St. Patrick's Day parade again canceled due to coronavirus

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

The St. Patrick's Day parade in South Boston is canceled again due to the coronavirus. Due to ongoing state restrictions limiting outdoor public events to 25 people, the 2021...
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Report: Bears interviewing George Edwards for defensive coordinator today

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

The Bears are moving forward in their search to replace retired defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano. Chicago is interviewing Cowboys senior defensive assistant George Edwards...
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Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter

Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter

2 hours ago   |   Post Gazette   |   5 articles

New York Mets general manager Jared Porter has been fired after sending sexually explicit, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working...
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Kim Davis: Equality in NHL a ‘movement, not a moment'

2 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

She chatted with Anson Carter about Willie O'Ree and how NHL players and teams are working to make hockey more inclusive in pursuit of equality.
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IHSA: Winter high school sports to resume, with exception of basketball

IHSA: Winter high school sports to resume, with exception of basketball

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Some Illinois high school sports have been cleared to resume practices immediately. Basketball is still considered too high-risk for coronavirus transmission, and...
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Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter

Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter

2 hours ago   |   WCVB   |   3 articles

Mets general manager Jared Porter was fired Tuesday after sending graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Chicago...
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2 Guard members removed from Biden inauguration due to fringe militia group...

2 Guard members removed from Biden inauguration due to fringe militia group ties, official says

Two U.S. Army National Guard members have been removed from the effort to secure Joe Biden's presidential inauguration. Read more ...

Jazmine Sullivan, Eric Church, H.E.R. to sing at Super Bowl

Jazmine Sullivan, Eric Church, H.E.R. to sing at Super Bowl

R&B star Jazmine Sullivan and country singer Eric Church will join forces to sing the national anthem at next month's Super Bowl, where Grammy-winning singer H.E.R. will... Read more ...

Joe Exotic's legal team 'absolutely confident' he will receive presidential...

Joe Exotic's legal team 'absolutely confident' he will receive presidential pardon

The legal team fighting for his release believes President Donald Trump will issue a pardon for the man known as “Joe Exotic.” Read more ...

How Jared Porter's disturbing texts stayed hidden as he rose to Mets GM

How Jared Porter's disturbing texts stayed hidden as he rose to Mets GM

Jared Porter sent a female reporter unsolicited, sexually-explicit texts back in 2016 - years before being hired as the Mets GM - and the texts stayed secret for years as he... Read more ...

Biden's pick for assistant health secretary would be the first transgender...

Biden's pick for assistant health secretary would be the first transgender person confirmed by the Senate

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday announced his intention to nominate Dr. Rachel Levine , a physician and Pennsylvania's current secretary of health... Read more ...

Rachel Levine tapped for health post, could be first openly transgender fed...

Rachel Levine tapped for health post, could be first openly transgender fed official

President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine as his nominee for assistant secretary of health. Read more ...

‘Zero tolerance': New York Mets GM Jared Porter FIRED as four-year-old ‘d*ck...

‘Zero tolerance': New York Mets GM Jared Porter FIRED as four-year-old ‘d*ck pics' come back to bite him

The New York Mets are in damage control mode after announcing they have fired their recently-appointed general manager Jared Porter amid reports that he sent a series of... Read more ...

US stocks climb amid stimulus optimism ahead of Yellen hearing

US stocks climb amid stimulus optimism ahead of Yellen hearing

Summary List Placement US stocks rose on Tuesday as investors await Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen's confirmation hearing in which she's expected to urge Congress to... Read more ...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the National Mall, representing Americans who can't attend Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday, nearly 200,000 American flags were installed on the National Mall, representing the tens... Read more ...

NYC will run out COVID-19 vaccines by Friday, de Blasio warns

NYC will run out COVID-19 vaccines by Friday, de Blasio warns

New York City is slated to run out of the coveted COVID-19 vaccine by the end of the week - and that will force the Big Apple to start closing its injection sites and cancel... Read more ...