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Chicago Cubs will be ‘very precautious' with Willson Contreras, who is day-to-day with left hamstring tightness

13 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Lower-body injuries have bothered Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras at times during his career. He was proactive in late May in coming out of a game when right hamstring...
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Fuquay-Varina siblings hit, one killed watching fireworks in Wisconsin

Fuquay-Varina siblings hit, one killed watching fireworks in Wisconsin

39 minutes ago   |   WRAL

One person died and another was injured after being hit by a car in Wisconsin during the July 4 weekend.
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Boston ‘must be the leading light' in combatting hate, Mayor Wu says

Boston ‘must be the leading light' in combatting hate, Mayor Wu says

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Mayor Michelle Wu said that Boston “must be the leading light” in coordinating efforts to stop hate in its tracks after a known white supremacist group demonstrated in the...
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Victims of the Fourth of July parade shooting in Highland Park

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

A mass shooting during the Highland Park Independence Day parade now claimed the lives of seven people and left some two dozen others injured, ranging in age from 8 to 85 years...
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What now? Philadelphia councilmembers want increased security after July 4 shooting

2 hours ago   |   ABC

City council members are calling for more police support, increased drone and surveillance technology and legal stop and frisk interactions.
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More than a dozen injured in fireworks accidents over holiday weekend, Western Pa. burn centers say

More than a dozen injured in fireworks accidents over holiday weekend, Western Pa. burn centers say

3 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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Independence Day shooter escaped in drag - police

Independence Day shooter escaped in drag - police

3 hours ago   |   RT

The man who shot up a 4th of July parade disguised himself in women's clothing as he escaped, police say The 21-year-old man who opened fire on a 4th of July parade in Highland...
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12 officers injured from San Francisco ‘hostile crowd' hurling fireworks, glass bottles

12 officers injured from San Francisco ‘hostile crowd' hurling fireworks, glass bottles

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

At least 12 officers were injured in San Francisco when a "hostile crowd" hurled fireworks and glass bottles toward police.
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Four injured by bullet fragments after A's postgame fireworks display

Four injured by bullet fragments after A's postgame fireworks display

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

The investigation into the matter is ongoing, with the Oakland Police offering up to $20,000 for information leading to an arrest.
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'Lives destroyed': Illinois rep calls for assault weapons ban after July Fourth shooting

'Lives destroyed': Illinois rep calls for assault weapons ban after July Fourth shooting

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The White House has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the victims of the deadly Fourth of July shooting in Illinois. At least seven people were...
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DOJ sues Arizona over election law that requires proof of citizenship for...

DOJ sues Arizona over election law that requires proof of citizenship for federal voting

The DOJ announced it filed the lawsuit Tuesday to stop the legislation that was signed into law by Republican Gov. Doug Ducey in March and is supposed to take effect at the... Read more ...

Want to avoid flight delays and cancellations? Here are some tips

Want to avoid flight delays and cancellations? Here are some tips

"We've got a perfect storm of this major amount of pent-up demand in conjunction with airlines that really had ramped down." Read more ...

Man known as 'killer poet' granted parole in Massachusetts

Man known as 'killer poet' granted parole in Massachusetts

After serving 25 years in prison for two murders, Norman Porter absconded parole in 1985 and established himself as a poet in Chicago before being caught. Read more ...

Chicago police report homicides, shootings down despite violent July 4 weekend

Chicago police report homicides, shootings down despite violent July 4 weekend

CHICAGO - Gunfire flared in Chicago over the Fourth of July weekend, leaving more than half a dozen people dead and at least 60 wounded. The violence began around 2 a.m. last... Read more ...

Glenn Youngkin Might Be the One to Save America

Glenn Youngkin Might Be the One to Save America

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin should run for president, if only to "test the proposition that there are still enough sane Republicans out there” to steer the party away from... Read more ...

Purchase of rifle allegedly used in Highland Park massacre highlights limits...

Current laws did nothing to head off alleged Highland Park shooter's purchase of weapons, even in politically blue Illinois. Read more ...

Illegal fireworks leave gaping hole in roof of Gardena home

The neighbor of a home hit by illegal fireworks describes the damage as a "war zone." Read more ...

South American theft-ring member convicted in Ventura County burglary that...

A Chilean man believed to be part of a South American theft ring has been convicted of participating in a Ventura County burglary that was foiled by the homeowner. Read more ...

Gordon: Moments define NBA Summer League more than results

The NBA's annual Summer League begins Thursday at UNLV - and with it, the 11-day audition that most of its players are preparing for. Get ready for 75 games in 11 days. Read more ...

Large fine for unsanitary wastewater treatment in Grimes

Large fine for unsanitary wastewater treatment in Grimes

The city of Grimes agreed to pay the fine after several state inspections in 2019 found pollutants in the Lower Beaver Creek. Read more ...