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  • 10 Things to Know for Aug. 3; Obama orders steeper cuts from power plants

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
    UPDATED: Aug. 3, 2015 - 7:49 am
  • Severe storm leaves 600 ComEd customers in McHenry County without power

    Nearly 600 ComEd customers in the McHenry County area are without power following Sunday night's severe storms, according to ComEd reports.
    UPDATED: Aug. 3, 2015 - 7:56 am
  • Most picky eating harmless but it can signal emotional woes

    CHICAGO – Parents of picky eaters take heart: New research suggests the problem is rarely worth fretting over, although in a small portion of kids it ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Police ID suspect in killing of officer; manhunt underway

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Tennessee police officials on Sunday identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer, and an intense search fo ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Man killed when storm slams tent down on crowd near Chicago

    CHICAGO – A man was killed and more than a dozen injured on Sunday when a tent where people had sought shelter during a brief storm blew off its moori ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:16 pm
  • Rapper arrested after encouraging fans to jump barricades

    CHICAGO – Chicago officials say rapper Travis Scott is facing disorderly conduct charges after encouraging fans to jump over security barricades durin ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Challenger, Columbia wreckage on public display for 1st time

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is offering up wreckage from the Challenger and Columbia for public view after hiding it from the world for decades.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Task force hopes to help Mitsubishi, its employees

    NORMAL – Officials in Bloomington, Normal and McLean County have set up a task force to help Mitsubishi Motors employees who will soon lose their jobs ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in U.S. ends in Philly

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S.
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion

    HARARE, Zimbabwe – Now there are two: Zimbabwe accused a Pennsylvania doctor on Sunday of illegally killing a lion in April, adding to the outcry over ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • French riot police disperse migrants at Channel Tunnel

    COQUELLES, France – French riot police have sprayed migrants with a chemical irritant as they tried to storm the Channel Tunnel, and the British and F ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • U.S., Egypt resume formal security talks with Kerry visit

    CAIRO – Despite persistent human rights concerns, the United States on Sunday resumed formal security talks with Egypt that were last held six years a ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Internal dispute over Taliban succession hints at rifts

    KABUL, Afghanistan – The brother of Mullah Mohammad Omar on Sunday joined a growing chorus of opposition to the opaque selection of the late Taliban l ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – When a white Ferguson policeman fatally shot a black 18-year-old nearly a year ago, the St. Louis suburb erupted in violent prot ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Storms with high winds, rain and hail pound Chicago area

    CHICAGO – Severe storms swept through the Chicago area packing high winds, rain and hail that toppled trees and power lines, but there were no immedia ...
    Aug. 2, 2015 - 11:09 pm
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