FLORIDA WOMAN ACCUSED OF KILLING BOYFRIEND BY ZIPPING HIM UP IN SUITCASE

ORLANDO, Fla. - A 42-year-old Orlando woman accused of zipping her boyfriend inside a suitcase is facing murder charges. Orange County...

TRUMP SAYS US 'VERY READY' FOR VIRUS; PENCE TO LEAD RESPONSE

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the U.S. is “very, very ready” for whatever the coronavirus threat brings,...

 
 
 

LIGHTFOOT ANNOUNCES $6 MILLION INVESTMENT IN WEST SIDE COMMUNITY HEALTH IMPROVEMENTS

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot unveiled Wednesday $6 million in funding for community improvements across the city's West Side. The...

RYAN NEWMAN SHARES 'THERAPY' FISHING PHOTO AS HE RECOVERS FROM DAYTONA 500 CRASH

Ryan Newman shared a photo from a fishing trip he took recently while he recovers from his crash during the final lap of the Daytona...

 
 
 

JIF SETTLES THE GREAT DEBATE WITH A GIF PEANUT BUTTER JAR

Jif is releasing a limited-edition jar of GIF peanut butter in a collaboration meant to be as smooth as the product itself. The purpose...

SEE THE MOON FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF APOLLO 13'S ASTRONAUTS

Have you ever wanted to see what the Apollo 13 astronauts saw? NASA's got you covered. The space agency on Monday released a video...

 
 
 

FIVE-TIME GRAND SLAM WINNER MARIA SHARAPOVA RETIRES FROM TENNIS

Five-time grand slam winner Maria Sharapova has announced her retirement from tennis in a column she has written for Vogue and Vanity...

‘Bachelor' now casting seniors for new dating reality show

‘BACHELOR' NOW CASTING SENIORS FOR NEW DATING REALITY SHOW

SAN FRANCISCO - Do you know any seniors looking for love? Now is their chance to appear on national television if they'd like to take...

 
 
 

WOMAN WANTED IN DINE-AND-DASH AT SOUTH CAROLINA RESTAURANT LEFT ID ON TABLE

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Authorities are searching for a 23-year-old woman suspected of leaving a South Carolina restaurant without paying...

OLIVE GARDEN GIVING 4 FREE DESSERTS TO PEOPLE BORN ON FEB. 29 TO MAKE UP FOR LOST BIRTHDAYS

If you were born on Feb. 28, 1988, you would be 31 years old. If you were born on Feb. 29, 1988, you'd be 7. Leap Day, that rare 29th...

 
 
 

FEDERAL LAWSUIT CHALLENGES CHICAGO'S 'TOW AND SELL' PROGRAM

CHICAGO - A federal lawsuit claims the City of Chicago is unlawfully towing away cars and selling them. The suit claims this happened...

ILLINOIS SHERIFFS, REPUBLICANS SAY PRITZKER'S IMMIGRATION POLICY MAKES COMMUNITIES LESS SAFE

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Sheriffs' Association and Republicans lawmakers are sounding off about a new Pritzker administration...

 
 
 

HOUSE MAKES LYNCHING A FEDERAL CRIME, 65 YEARS AFTER MURDER OF EMMETT TILL

WASHINGTON - Sixty-five years after 14-year-old Emmett Till was lynched in Mississippi, the House has approved legislation designating...

HOW WOULD CHICAGO RESPOND SHOULD THE CORONAVIRUS SPREAD FURTHER?

CHICAGO - How would Chicago respond should the coronavirus spread further? Wednesday local and federal leaders, as well as experts...

 
 
 

VALET GIVES CAR TO WRONG PERSON, VEHICLE STILL MISSING

CHICAGO - There are plenty of stories about items that can go missing when you park your car with a valet. But what happens when the...

CELEBS COME OUT FOR PREMIERE OF NEW MLK JR. VIRTUAL REALITY EXHIBIT AT DUSABLE MUSEUM

CHICAGO - Star power was out in Chicago Wednesday night for the premiere of an amazing exhibit at the DuSable Museum of African American...

 
 
 

SMITHSONIAN MAKES 3 MILLION ARTIFACTS, PIECES OF ART AVAILABLE ONLINE

CHICAGO - You don't have to get on a plane to check out some of the exhibits at the Smithsonian. Millions of artifacts and pieces of...

LEE PHILLIP BELL, CO-CREATOR OF 'YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS' AND 'BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL,' DIES AT 91

LOS ANGELES - Lee Phillip Bell, who co-created “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” and hosted her own daytime...

 
 
 

CDC CONFIRMS THE FIRST US CORONAVIRUS CASE OF 'UNKNOWN' ORIGIN

A California patient being treated for novel coronavirus is the first US case of unknown origin, CDC officials said. The patient didn't...

CHICAGO POLICE RELEASE VIDEO OF 3 SUSPECTS IN FATAL CONVENIENCE STORE SHOOTING

CHICAGO - Chicago police have released surveillance video of the suspects in a shooting that killed a nursing student. Jaya Beemon,...

 
 
 



Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's...

Obama's lawyers say a Trump super PAC is taking the former president's statements out of context in a Biden attack ad

Lawyers representing former President Barack Obama sent a cease-and-desist letter on Wednesday to a super PAC supporting President Donald Trump's reelection. The letter says... Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee and tea for $8.99 per month

Panera launched an unlimited coffee subscription on Thursday that costs $8.99 per month, or about $108 annually. Subscribers in test markets visited Panera almost every other... Read more ...

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend... Read more ...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he was revived during a game

"It happened in the absolute best place that it could happen because of all the protocols they have in place and how people responded so quickly," St. Louis Blues defenseman... Read more ...

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

Red Sox left-hander Sale to start season on injured list

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale will start the season on the injured list, manager Ron Roenicke said Thursday. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal substance

A police K-9 was called in to inspect a suspicious trailer. What he found was the bust of his career. Read more ...

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

White House Names AIDS Expert Debbie Birx To Help Lead Coronavirus Response

The White House had rebuffed suggestions to name an official "czar" to lead the coronavirus response. But on Thursday, Vice President Pence announced Birx would coordinate the... Read more ...