ILLINOIS COVID 19 TODAY: IL REPORTS 1,834 NEW CORONAVIRUS CASES, 24 DEATHS

Illinois health officials reported 1,834 new coronavirus cases and 24 additional deaths Thursday.

SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE POSTPONES FALL SPORTS AMID COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Here's what the head athletic directors from Sam Houston and Houston Baptist had to say following the cancellation.

 
 
 

LIVE: CPUC HOLDS HEARING WITH PG&E ON PUBLIC SAFETY POWER SHUTOFFS

The California Public Utilities Commission will hold a remote public briefing with PG&E leaders on utility readiness for 2020 Public...

CHICAGO LOOTERS MUST BE PROSECUTED FOR ACTIONS, FOP PRESIDENT SAYS; CATANZARA APPEALS TO FEDS, SAYING FOXX TOO SOFT ON CRIME

The FOP president is asking the feds to help prosecute those involved in recent looting across Chicago.

 
 
 

HERE'S WHY YOU'LL WANT TO LIMIT YOUR TIME OUTSIDE THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS

Heat Advisory in effect through 7 p.m. Friday. We're at the beginning of a 4-day triple digit heat wave that'll last through the weekend.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES TO RETIRE DICK ALLEN'S NO.15

The Phillies say they will also honor Allen in September and then again next season when fans will be attendance.

 
 
 

BIDEN AND HARRIS IN WILMINGTON FOR COVID-19 BRIEFING

It will be a busy few days for Biden and Harris and will continue as the virtual Democratic National Convention begins next week.

ILLINOIS UNEMPLOYMENT FRAUD COULD LEAD TO TAX TROUBLE FOR VICTIMS, FBI SAYS

The widespread unemployment fraud scheme can cause major issues for victims come tax season.

 
 
 

LAKE FIRE: LAKE HUGHES BLAZE IN ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST CHARS 10,500 ACRES; MANDATORY EVACUATIONS IN PLACE

Firefighters Thursday morning were battling the Lake Fire that charred thousands of acres near Lake Hughes in the Angeles National...

5-YEAR-OLD SHOT AND KILLED WHILE OUTSIDE ON BIKE, 25-YEAR-OLD CHARGED WITH MURDER

This poor child was reportedly just outside sitting on his bike when a 25-year-old man walked up and shot him.

 
 
 

TRUMP SAYS HE OPPOSES ADDITIONAL POSTAL SERVICE FUNDING, ACKNOWLEDGES POSITION WOULD HARM MAIL-IN BALLOTING

"They need that money in order to have

FBI OFFERS $10K REWARD IN FATAL SHOOTING OF 2-YEAR-OLD HAMMOND GIRL

The FBI announced a $10,000 reward Thursday for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the murder of 2-year-old Joette...

 
 
 

TROPICAL STORM JOSEPHINE HAS FORMED IN THE ATLANTIC

Tropical Storm Josephine has formed in the Atlantic... located about 600 miles east of the Leeward Islands

PRESIDENT TRUMP SAYS UAE TO OPEN DIPLOMATIC TIES WITH ISRAEL

It means the UAE would become the first Gulf Arab state to have ties to Israel.

 
 
 

FUNERAL, VIGIL SCHEDULED FOR CANNON HINNANT, THE 5-YEAR-OLD BOY KILLED IN NORTH CAROLINA

Cannon Hinnant, a 5-year-old boy shot and killed in Wilson, North Carolina last weekend, will be memorialized with a funeral and candlelight...

HOUSTON FIRE DEPARTMENT ASKS FOR PUBLIC'S HELP IDENTIFYING SUSPECTS WHO SET FIRE TO BAR 5015

HAVE YOU SEEN THEM? These four suspects were caught on camera setting a Third Ward bar on fire in June.

 
 
 

'FIRE TORNADO' CAPTURED ON VIDEO AS MASSIVE LAKE FIRE MARCHES ACROSS ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST

A dramatic "fire tornado" was captured on video inside the perimeter of an unrelenting brush fire that has grown to 10,500 acres near...

BREONNA TAYLOR CASE: FAMILY MEETS WITH KENTUCKY ATTORNEY GENERAL

"The attorney general committed to getting us the truth. We're going to hold him up to that commitment."

 
 
 

ACCUWEATHER FORECAST: INCREASING HEAT AND HUMIDITY, CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS

Temperatures warm nearly 20 to 45 degrees from morning to afternoon today. Highs range from near 70 at the Coast to near 100 Inland....

BACK TO SCHOOL TOWN HALL: SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS!

6abc is hosting a town hall meeting as parents, teachers and school administrators prepare for the new school year amid the COVID-19...

 
 
 



Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay...

Trump says Israel & UAE to restore diplomatic ties, deal said to delay annexing of Palestinian land

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LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with...

LIVE: Attorneys from Breonna Taylor's family speak about meeting with attorney general

Attorneys for the family of Breonna Taylor are holding a news conference Thursday to discuss the meeting they had with Kentucky's attorney general. Read more ...

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in. Read more ...

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

US weekly jobless claims fall below 1 million for the first time since March

New US jobless claims for the week that ended Saturday totaled 963,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That came in below the consensus economist estimate of 1.1... Read more ...

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

Trump announces peace deal between Israel, United Arab Emirates

President Trump on Thursday announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates that would pave the way for full normalization of relations between... Read more ...

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

U.S. says Iran briefly seizes oil tanker near Strait of Hormuz

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AP source: Kittle agrees to 5-year extension with 49ers

AP source: Kittle agrees to 5-year extension with 49ers

All-Pro tight end George Kittle has agreed to a five-year, $75 million extension with the San Francisco 49ers that is the richest contract ever at the position. Read more ...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe...

Here are the 13 power players in VP pick Kamala Harris' inner circle. If Joe Biden ousts Trump in November, her longtime allies could land White House jobs or other key roles

Political stock in Kamala Harris' orbit soared when Joe Biden picked the California senator as his running mate. A former 2020 presidential candidate herself and a relative... Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

2020 Fantasy Football RB Rankings: Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley lead...

2020 Fantasy Football RB Rankings: Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley lead deep group of running backs

Running back is more important than ever this season, and our 2020 fantasy RB rankings feature some top-tier studs and high-upside sleepers. See the full list ahead of your... Read more ...