EUROPE SEES SHARP RISE IN MEASLES: 41,000 CASES, 37 DEATHS

BERLIN - The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018...

KEY WITNESS TESTIMONY EXPECTED MONDAY IN TRIAL OVER HADIYA PENDLETON

CHICAGO - The second week of trial begins in the murder case of 15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton. In 2013, she had just performed with...

 
 
 

CHICAGO POLICE DEPT. RESPONDS TO WEEKEND OF GUN VIOLENCE

CHICAGO - Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson addressed weekend gun violence at Chicago Police Headquarters Monday morning. Six...

TEEN'S STEP-FATHER AND THEIR PASTOR ALLEGEDLY RAPED HER OVER COURSE OF A YEAR, THREATENED HER WITH VOODOO RITUALS

LAUDERHILL, Fla. - Two men, including a pastor, are accused of raping a teenage girl for a year and then threatening her with voodoo...

 
 
 

CHICAGO POLICE DEPT. RESPONDS TO WEEKEND OF GUN VIOLENCE

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson addressed weekend gun violence at Chicago Police Headquarters this morning. Six people...

MAN PASSES OUT IN MCDONALD'S DRIVE-THRU, POLICE FIND 96 GRAMS OF METH IN CAR

FULLERTON, Calif. - After police saw a man passed out while waiting in a Fullerton McDonald's drive-thru, officers found and seized...

 
 
 

TEEN ARRESTED FOR LIGHTING BOY ON FIRE DURING GRILL DISPUTE, POLICE SAY

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after police said he set a 14-year-old boy on fire during an argument over...

LUNCHBREAK: GINGER SZCHUAN FISH

Chef Ian Vokes, of 3 Squares Diner Located at the Historic Lawrence House, 1020 W. Lawrence Ave, Chicago Recipe: 3 Squares Ginger Szchuan...

 
 
 

ACTRESS ASIA ARGENTO, METOO LEADER, PAID SEXUAL ASSAULT ACCUSER

Watch Video Actress and filmmaker Asia Argento has found herself on the other side of the MeToo conversation. The New York Times reported...

YOUR MONEY MATTERS: REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS TO SCORE YOUR DREAM HOME

Bruce Glazer - Broker, Properties Tips: Shorten the Closing Period Don't Ask for The Kitchen Table Increase Earnest Money Consider...

 
 
 

PROSECUTORS FACE MONDAY DEADLINE TO FILE CHARGES AGAINST COLORADO HUSBAND IN DEATHS OF WIFE, DAUGHTERS

DENVER - Authorities in Colorado face a Monday afternoon deadline to file formal criminal charges against Chris Watts, who is suspected...

‘NOT TODAY, BUDDY': MOM CATCHES MAN SPYING ON DAUGHTER IN STORE DRESSING ROOM

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - A woman's encounter with a man accused of spying on her 12-year-old daughter is going viral. Salt Lake City...

 
 
 

FORMER DOCTOR GUILTY OF RAPING HEAVILY SEDATED PATIENT WILL SERVE NO PRISON TIME

HOUSTON - A former doctor found guilty of raping a heavily sedated patient will not serve prison time, according to the Houston Chronicle. On...

SEPARATED BY WAR, MOTHER SEES SON FOR FIRST TIME IN 68 YEARS

They became separated in the chaos of fleeing the war 68 years ago and ended up on opposite sides of the Demilitarized Zone separating...

 
 
 

SECOND PERSON CHARGED IN LIVESTREAMED HEAD-STOMPING ATTACK

CHICAGO - A second person has been charged in a violent attack that was streamed live on facebook. Donyell Austin, 23, is accused of...

ERIC BYRNES AND RYAN DEMPSTER TRY TO CRACK EACH OTHER UP WITH BAD JOKES!

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ACCUSED PRIESTS LIVING NEAR LISLE SCHOOL RAISE CONCERN

NAPERVILLE, Ill. - The Diocese of Joliet says it's reevaluating the living arrangements for two priests accused of sexual abuse. Revs....

MOTHER AND SON SEPARATED BY KOREAN WAR MEET AFTER 68 YEARS

Watch Video “Sang Chol!” 92-year-old Lee Keum-seom exclaimed, as she fell into her long lost son's arms at a holiday resort in North...

 
 
 
Locally heavy rain/possible severe storms today into the overnight hours

LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN/POSSIBLE SEVERE STORMS TODAY INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS

The National Weather Prediction Center has outlooked much of Illinois and Iowa as well as northwest Indiana and southern Wisconsin,...

POPE ADDRESSES LATEST SEXUAL ABUSE CLAIMS IN LETTER: READ FULL TEXT

ROME - Pope Francis has acknowledged “with shame and repentance” the Catholic Church's failure to act on allegations of sexual abuse...

 
 
 



Giuliani clarifies his puzzling ‘truth isn't truth' comment

Giuliani clarifies his puzzling ‘truth isn't truth' comment

President Donald Trump's personal attorney says he wasn't trying to make an existential point about the meaning of veracity when he declared “truth isn't truth.” Read more ...

Researchers find 3,000-year-old cheese

Researchers find 3,000-year-old cheese

That's *way* more aged than your everyday cheddar. Read more ...

Melania warns about risks of social media hours after Trump tweet tantrum

Melania warns about risks of social media hours after Trump tweet tantrum

First Lady Melania Trump, whose Be Best campaign battles cyberbulling, warned on Monday that social media can be “destructive and harmful” when misused - a speech made just... Read more ...

Pope condemns priestly sex abuse: ‘We showed no care for the little ones'

Pope condemns priestly sex abuse: ‘We showed no care for the little ones'

Pope Francis issued a letter to Catholics around the world Monday condemning the “crime” of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to... Read more ...

Pope on sex abuse: We showed no care for the little ones

Pope on sex abuse: We showed no care for the little ones

Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholics around the world condemning the “crime” of priestly sexual abuse and cover-up and demanding accountability. Read more ...

Alabama tops 2018 AP preseason poll, but Georgia closing in

Alabama tops 2018 AP preseason poll, but Georgia closing in

The AP has released its top 25 preseason poll. The Tide are on top again, but they have some competition from fellow SEC teams. Read more ...

Woman dies saving pooch from alligator

Woman dies saving pooch from alligator

A South Carolina woman died Monday protecting her dog from an alligator, officials said. Cassandra Cline, 45, was walking her pup at the Sea Pines Resort on Hilton Head Island... Read more ...

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested asking Bill Clinton sexually...

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested asking Bill Clinton sexually graphic questions about Monica Lewinsky in a 1998 memo

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh suggested a list of sexually graphic questions to ask President Bill Clinton in his grand jury testimony about his affair with Monica... Read more ...

First half of 2018 sees doubling in the cases of measles found in...

First half of 2018 sees doubling in the cases of measles found in record-breaking 2017

A record-breaking 41,000 cases of measles have been registered in Europe so far this year, with experts putting the blame squarely on people refusing to get themselves or their... Read more ...

2 deaths in Dover considered suspicious

2 deaths in Dover considered suspicious

The New Hampshire Attorney General's Office and Dover police are investigating what they're calling two suspicious deaths. Read more ...