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Man killed while crossing street in River North hit-and-run

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

CHICAGO - Chicago police are searching for a driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident on the city's Near North Side. The accident happened around 2 a.m. Monday while a...
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The Blood-Dimmed Tide

The Blood-Dimmed Tide

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

It's the year 2100. The nationalist ideology popularized by Donald Trump, Jair Bolsonaro, and Boris Johnson has not only retained its hold on industrialized nations, but also...
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Patchy dense fog across the Chicago area this Monday morning

Patchy dense fog across the Chicago area this Monday morning

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Temperatures and dew-points are closing together early this Monday morning resulting in patchy dense fog developing mainly west and north of Chicago where a Dense Fog Advisory...
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Most Isolated Tribe In Continental U.S. Gets Broadband

Most Isolated Tribe In Continental U.S. Gets Broadband

5 hours ago   |   NPR

The Havasupai Tribe's reservation, located at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, is finally getting broadband access. Tribal members say it will improve education, health care and...
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After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   6 articles

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday...
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Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activist is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas made in Pennsylvania to Hong Kong police

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

One of Hong Kong's leading pro-democracy activists is urging US lawmakers to stop exporting tear gas to the city's police forces. Joshua Wong is testifying before Congress on...
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IG for the city not necessary

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston City Councilor Andrea Campbell this week called for the creation of a city inspector general to “root out corruption, identify mismanagement and waste” and make the...
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Tropical Wave in the Gulf to bring heavy rains this week

11 hours ago   |   ABC

Tropical Wave in the Gulf to bring heavy rains this week, low chance of development. Humberto upgraded to a Cat. 1 hurricane.
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2019 WWE Clash of Champions results, recap, grades: Two title changes, a big return and The Fiend

11 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

An uneven card with few major developments, WWE Clash of Champions still delivered
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Push to impeach Kavanaugh could backfire on Democrats, observers say

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Democratic candidates pushing for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh could create a major distraction from issues more important to voters and at the same...
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Dems call for Kavanaugh's impeachment after new sexual misconduct claims arise

Dems call for Kavanaugh's impeachment after new sexual misconduct claims arise

Several Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday lined up to call for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated... Read more ...

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement

The filing late Sunday night in White Plains, New York, was anticipated before and after the tentative deal, which could be worth up to $12 billion over time, was struck. Read more ...

Trump: US 'locked and loaded depending on verification' of attack on Saudi...

Trump: US 'locked and loaded depending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil field

President Donald Trump on Sunday evening tweeted that the U.S. has "reason to believe that we know" who is responsible for an attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field. Read more ...

Ric Ocasek, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and The Cars frontman, dead at 75

Ric Ocasek, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and The Cars frontman, dead at 75

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the rock band The Cars, has died. He was 75. Read more ...

Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack as U.S. blames Iran

Energy prices spike after Saudi oil attack as U.S. blames Iran

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Your daily 6: New Kavanaugh claim, walking on Old Faithful and gas pump...

Your daily 6: New Kavanaugh claim, walking on Old Faithful and gas pump prices could soar

Also in the news on Monday morning: 49,000 auto workers strike General Motors, Confederate statues stay and remembering Rick Ocasek. Read more ...

Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

Oil prices skyrocket 20% after attacks on Saudi plants disrupt global supply

Crude prices soared as trading opened on Monday after this weekend's drone attack on key Saudi Arabian oil facilities slashed the kingdom's output by half, or more than five... Read more ...

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy faced with over 2,000 lawsuits over...

OxyContin maker files for bankruptcy faced with over 2,000 lawsuits over opioid epidemic

Purdue Pharma, accused of fostering the US opioid crisis with its drug OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy protection in a New York court, after a tentative settlement deal faced... Read more ...

College football Week 4 bowl projections: Notre Dame, Georgia can make...

College football Week 4 bowl projections: Notre Dame, Georgia can make Playoff case now

Sporting News' Week 4 bowl projections saw a little movement, but Georgia and Notre Dame can make their case this week. Read more ...

Two-time cancer survivor wins $4.6 million lottery jackpot

Two-time cancer survivor wins $4.6 million lottery jackpot

“I am a very lucky guy,” he said. Read more ...