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  • Man sues after losing 5 toes in Colorado jail

    CENTENNIAL, Colo. – A man who lost five toes to diabetes while incarcerated at Arapahoe County jail has filed a lawsuit claiming the loss was caused b ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Congressional GOP, Democrats playing it safe

    WASHINGTON – Seven weeks before the elections, Republicans and Democrats are both playing it safe, willing to make short-term sacrifices of long-held ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Crews battle California wildfire amid heat wave

    SANTA ANA, Calif. – Hundreds of firefighters battled both flames and triple-digit temperatures Saturday as they sought to contain a wildfire that forc ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • Rescuers end ocean search for Navy fighter pilot

    LEMOORE, Calif. – Rescuers on Saturday have called off their search of the Pacific Ocean for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashe ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Where’s the tape? America responds to video

    We only respond if there’s video.That’s one lesson that can be drawn from the belated reaction to fo ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 12:23 am
  • Pa. State Police identify trooper killed in ambush

    BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. – A late-night ambush outside a state police barracks in Pennsylvania’s rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and anothe ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:42 pm
  • Chicago alderman challenging Emanuel

    CHICAGO – A Chicago alderman announced Saturday he’ll challenge Mayor Rahm Emanuel in 2015, saying the city deserves a leader who looks out for everyd ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • U.S. awards $12M to Illinois health centers

    SPRINGFIELD – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $11.7 million in funding to community health centers across Illinois, Sen. ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Chabon novel chosen for Chicago reading initiative

    CHICAGO – Chicago residents are being encouraged to enter a world of superheroes through the city’s popular One Book, One Chicago program.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Medical marijuana law sponsor defends secret bids

    SPRINGFIELD – The state lawmaker who sponsored Illinois' medical marijuana law said it bars the release of information about those applying to grow an ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Hundreds of workers on strike at Lear Corp. plant

    INDIANAPOLIS – Hundreds of workers protesting what some are calling fast-food-like wages walked off the job Saturday at a Lear Corp. plant in northwes ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Freshmen enrollment drops at U. of Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN – Freshman enrollment at the University of Illinois's flagship campus is down this semester by 5.4 percent from a year ago, according to the ...
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • Photos: Two taken to hospital after Cary boating crash

    Two men were taken to an area hospital after a boating accident near Cary. Firefighting crews  responding to the scene called off the search for a p ...
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 8:01 am
  • Two taken to hospital after boating accident near Cary

    CARY – Two men were taken to an area hospital Saturday after the boat they were on ran ashore and ending up nearly vertical on its stern.
    Sept. 14, 2014 - 12:36 am
  • Man in fair condition after crashing into tree outside of Cary

    CARY – A 55-year-old man crashed into a tree Saturday afternoon along Route 14, according to the McHenry County Sheriff's Office.
    Sept. 13, 2014 - 5:17 pm
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