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'I should have gotten the damn vaccine': Las Vegas father of 5 who later died of COVID-19 texts from hospital bed

'I should have gotten the damn vaccine': Las Vegas father of 5 who later died of COVID-19 texts from hospital bed

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV

LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas father who contracted COVID-19 while on vacation texted his fiancee from the hospital, “I should have gotten the damn vaccine,” she later told Nexstar's...
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4 wounded after shots fired into crowd at Jackson Park

4 wounded after shots fired into crowd at Jackson Park

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Four people were shot early Saturday while standing in a crowd at a park on Chicago's South Side. Police said the people were gathered in Jackson Park near East Hayes...
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3 wounded in North Austin shooting

3 wounded in North Austin shooting

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO -Three people were critically wounded in a shooting in Chicago's in the North Austin early Saturday. It happened around 3:45 a.m. in the 1300 block of North Massasoit...
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French police clash with anti-virus pass protesters in Paris

French police clash with anti-virus pass protesters in Paris

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV

PARIS - Thousands of people protested France's special virus pass with marches through Paris and other French cities on Saturday. Most demonstrations were peaceful, but...
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Chicago music fest goes on amid virus concerns

Chicago music fest goes on amid virus concerns

1 day ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

The hordes of people expected to descend on Chicago's Grant Park for the Lollapalooza music festival this week will be required to show proof that they've been vaccinated for...
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‘The Ripple Effect Is a Major Concern.' Chicagoans Worry Lollapalooza May Become a COVID-19 Hotspot

1 day ago   |   Time

When music fan Noah Zelinsky bought tickets to the Chicago music festival Lollapalooza in May, he thought it might signal something of a return to normalcy after more than a...
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Please Don't Rush to Get a Third Covid Shot

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

This week, Pfizer released early results showing that a third dose of its Covid-19 vaccine with BioNTech can dramatically increase antibody levels several months after...
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The Revolution That Wasn't

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

For the American left of the 1960s and early 1970s, the past refuses to stay past. Two of the most popular films nominated for Best Picture this year-Shaka King's Judas and the...
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Troy Polamalu tests positive for COVID-19, could miss Hall of Fame ceremony

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

Troy Polamalu is a little over a week from entering the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The former Steelers safety will get a bust in Canton whether he is there or not, but he's...
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2021 NBA Draft pick-by-pick tracker with analysis of selections, trades

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

The unpredictable 2021 NBA Draft is finally here.
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...