San Antonio woman pleads guilty to strangling her newborn baby
Nidia Yolibeth Alvarado was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for strangling her newborn son, whose body was found in a duffel bag by an employee sorting trash at an East...
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Man who stole gun from Plainfield home found dead in Chicago
A man who stole a gun from a home in southwest suburban Plainfield on Thursday morning was later found dead on Chicago's Near West Side.
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Making Peace with Trump's Revolutionaries
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LIVE BLOG: Cubs-Dodgers Game 5 of National League Championship Series
LOS ANGELES - The National League Championship Series is tied at 2-all heading into Game 5 at Dodger Stadium. The Dodgers have changed their lineup of Thursday night's game...
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Friday's sports poll: The outcome of the Huskies game against Oregon State will be?
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Pernell back at LB, TE Miller active for Bears vs Packers
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The Shortlist: Y.A. Crossover
New books by David Arnold, Laure Eve, Lauren Oliver and Kenneth Oppel.
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Bill Murray probably won't skip an award ceremony for a Cubs game
Awards come and go, but flags fly forever.
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Pols want probe on NYPD protocols for dealing with mentally ill
City pols are asking for an NYPD inspector general probe of how cops deal with the mentally ill after the fatal shooting of a Bronx woman.
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After dominating Game 4, Cubs look for win in NLCS Game 5
Hope is still alive for Chicago Cubs fans after the team broke its 21-inning drought and beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-2 in NLCS Game 4.
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Walker says Trump has to accept election results
Gov. Scott Walker says Republican presidential nominee has to accept results of the election, even though Trump hasn't said whether he will if Hillary Clinton wins.
Dodgers make lineup changes vs Cubs for Game 5 of NLCS
LOS ANGELES - The Dodgers have changed their lineup for Game 5 of the NL Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs. The series is tied 2-all heading into Thursday night's...
MetLife fires Snoopy after 31 years
Snoopy has been handed the pink slip. After 31 years as the face of insurance giant MetLife, the company said Thursday that it is launching a new global branding effort...
Johnson breaks with Trump on election result acceptance
Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin believes the results of the election should be respected, breaking with Donald Trump who isn't saying whether he will accept them...
NFL to reopen Brown investigation after abuse docs emerge
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The NFL is going to re-open its investigation of New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown after police released journal entries and emails in which he...
Trump mocks critics: I'll accept election results if I win
DELAWARE, Ohio - Mocking his critics, Donald Trump pledged Thursday to fully accept the outcome of next month's presidential election - if he wins. The Republican said he...
Wisconsin cop at center of shooting protests charged with sexual assault
The police officer at the center of massive protests in Milwaukee, Wisconsin over the shooting of a young African American man has been arrested on unrelated sexual assault...
Donors pour record $450 million into California initiatives
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Political donors have spent a record $450 million to support and oppose 17 November ballot initiatives in California, beating the state's own record for...
NFL reopen Brown investigation, Brown not going to London
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The NFL is going to re-open its investigation of New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown and the team has pulled him from its next game after police...
Mexican judge denies El Chapo's appeals against extradition
MEXICO CITY - A federal judge ruled against five appeals by convicted drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in his legal battle to avoid extradition to the United States, the...