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Powell scores 20 as Raptors beat struggling Bulls 112-103

1 minute ago   |   ABC

Norman Powell scored 20 points, Serge Ibaka had 16 and the Toronto Raptors beat Chicago 112-103 on Tuesday night, their eighth consecutive win over the struggling Bulls.
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Smollett case focused unwanted attention on Chicago police

47 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The surprise decision by prosecutors to drop charges against Jussie Smollett has angered Chicago's police superintendent and mayor and focused unwanted attention on the city's...
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Jussie Smollett update: Charges against 'Empire' actor dropped; 'not an exoneration,' prosecutor says

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

Disorderly conduct charges against "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett, who was accused of staging a racist and homophobic attack on himself, were dropped Tuesday.
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Jussie Walks, Guy Benson Talks!

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

Calling himself a man of faith, "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that he felt vindicated after a stunning reversal by the Cook County State's Attorney's office to...
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‘There's a Big Question Mark Out There': Former State's Attorney Criticizes Handling of Jussie Smollett Case

1 hour ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The prosecutors who dropped all charges against actor Jussie Smollett on Tuesday should have warned the Chicago police about their plans - and now owe the public an explanation...
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Smollett prosecutor catching flak for dropping charges

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Kimberly Foxx had earlier asked Chicago police to hand over the Smollett case to the FBI, according to media reports.
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Cook County State's Attorney: Smollett's bond, community service a ‘just outcome'

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO -The Cook County State's Attorney's Office defended its decision to drop all charges against actor Jussie Smollett on Tuesday after the actor was was accused of faking...
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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Several attempted break-ins, burglary, car theft on Lincoln Park block

2 hours ago   |   ABC

The man is believed to be tied to a string of attempted break-ins and some burglaries in Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood.
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NCAA sued by parents of college student killed by hammer

3 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CHICAGO - The NCAA is being sued by the parents of a suburban Chicago Christian college freshman who was struck and killed in 2017 by an errant hammer throw at a track and...
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2 women file lawsuit after Chicago police raid wrong home during child's birthday party

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - Two women have filed a lawsuit and demanded justice after they said their home was mistakenly raided by Chicago police during a child's birthday party. A home on the...
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A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max airliner made an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday. According to the FAA, the pilots reported an engine issue. The plane was... Read more ...

House fails to override Trump's national emergency veto

House fails to override Trump's national emergency veto

The House of Representatives on Tuesday failed to obtain the required two-thirds super-majority to override President Donald Trump's veto of a resolution blocking his national... Read more ...

Couple stuns restaurant staff by leaving $2,000 tip

Couple stuns restaurant staff by leaving $2,000 tip

"It shows the good side of people and the generosity, and imagine having $2,000 to give as a tip, right?" Read more ...

New York county bans unvaccinated children from being in public after...

New York county bans unvaccinated children from being in public after emergency measles outbreak

The suburban New York City county has had at least 151 measles cases since October. Read more ...

All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

Prosecutors dropped all charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett Tuesday. Read more ...

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to settle historic Oklahoma opioid lawsuit

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to settle historic Oklahoma opioid lawsuit

Oklahoma's attorney general has called a press conference to announce a settlement in the state's lawsuit against the nation's leading manufacturers of opioid pain medications. Read more ...

Robert Kraft waives arraignment, asks for jury trial

Robert Kraft waives arraignment, asks for jury trial

The Patriots owner is charged with soliciting prostitution. Read more ...

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

At the time, the police chief said in a statement that the officer committed a “vile and disgusting act.” Read more ...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to take shirt off

A couple is reeling after a mysterious naked man was seen on surveillance footage last week. Read more ...

Republican senator cites Star Wars and ‘Sharknado' during bizarre speech on...

Republican senator cites Star Wars and ‘Sharknado' during bizarre speech on Green New Deal

In a bizarre speech on the Senate floor Tuesday, Sen. Mike Lee mocked the notion of climate change and climate action with references to dinosaurs, Star Wars, Dr. Evil... Read more ...