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Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

11 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

EVANSTON, Ill - Northwestern University is facing backlash over its pick for athletic director. The Chicago-Tribune reports the Evanston-area university announced on Monday...
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Chicago man killed in DuPage County crash on I-290

46 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A 53-year-old Chicago man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on I-290 near Itasca on Thursday afternoon, leaving the southbound lanes closed for nearly three hours, Illinois...
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‘He Took Everything That Night': Woman Loses Fiancé And Dog In Plymouth Drag Racing Crash

‘He Took Everything That Night': Woman Loses Fiancé And Dog In Plymouth Drag Racing Crash

57 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A wedding in the works is abruptly over after a drag racer hit and killed the groom-to-be and his dog last Wednesday along a Plymouth road. The bride left behind...
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Community Effort Seeks To Keep BIPOC License Tabs From Expiring

57 minutes ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A community effort is focused on saving lives in Minnesota. The Minnesota Tab Renewal Fund launched Monday, May 3 in response to the killing of Daunte Wright. The...
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Column: Albert Pujols deserves a fitting farewell - as long as it's not with the Chicago White Sox

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The Los Angeles Angels are waving goodbye to 41-year-old slugger Albert Pujols. He deserves a fitting farewell but it likely won't be with the Chicago White Sox.
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The Spin: Pritzker says state's on track for June 11 reopening | Your tax dollars, City Hall and public records | Republican running in California recall has Chicago-area ties

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Welcome to The Spin, the Chicago Tribune's politics newsletter.
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OIG report: Chicago police disproportionally target minorities in search warrants

OIG report: Chicago police disproportionally target minorities in search warrants

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A new report by the Office of the Inspector General shows that people of color were disproportionally targeted as subjects of search warrants by Chicago police. The...
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Caught on camera: 7-Eleven store clerk attacked in Bala Cynwyd; suspect sought

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Officers with the Lower Merion Police Department are looking for a man who was caught on camera assaulting a 7-Eleven store cashier.
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Parents, attorney respond after CA college students sentenced to life in killing of Italian officer

1 hour ago   |   ABC

"It's bewildering. They gave him and they gave Gabe a sentence that is befitting a mafia boss who wantonly kills innocent people," Craig Peters, lawyer for the Elder family...
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52-year-old shot 3 times while inside vehicle in West Garfield Park

52-year-old shot 3 times while inside vehicle in West Garfield Park

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Chicago police are looking for the persons responsible for shooting a 52-year-old man while he sat inside his vehicle Thursday morning. Police say the incident...
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DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

The Biden administration is working to reunite entire families with kids separated from them at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration - including siblings and... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

A Wells Fargo spokesperson just confirmed with me that there are hostages inside the St. Cloud bank - Anna Haecherl May 6, 2021 WATCH LIVE - Chopper 5 is above the scene where... Read more ...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health effects of COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday his program to help Maryland school children with the mental health effects of COVID-19. Read more ...

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was released from an Arkansas jail on Thursday as he awaits trial on federal charges that he downloaded and kept a trove of sick child porn... Read more ...

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

A worker died after a wall collapsed Thursday at a home under construction in Newton. Read more ...

Altuve's birthday HR answers boos, Astros top Torres, Yanks

Altuve's birthday HR answers boos, Astros top Torres, Yanks

NEW YORK - José Altuve responded to jeering fans by marking his 31st birthday with a go-ahead, three-run homer off Chad Green in the eighth inning, and the Houston Astros beat... Read more ...

Video: Brawl erupts after Jake Paul steals Floyd Mayweather's cap at press event

Video: Brawl erupts after Jake Paul steals Floyd Mayweather's cap at press event

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - Jake Paul has done a lot of annoying mixed martial arts fighters on social media since he knocked out Ben Askren. But when he annoyed one of the greatest... Read more ...

Indianapolis signs 5 draft picks, 5 undrafted free agents

Indianapolis signs 5 draft picks, 5 undrafted free agents

INDIANAPOLIS - The Indianapolis Colts today signed five of draft picks, including their first-rounder, Michigan defensive end Kwity Paye. Read more ...

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your vaccine questions for a doctor

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your vaccine questions for a doctor

Have a question about the COVID-19 vaccine? We'll take your question straight to the experts. Read more ...