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Defense witness cleared to testify that Chicago cop who fatally shot Laquan McDonald feared for his life

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A psychologist who evaluated Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke will be allowed to testify at his murder trial that Van Dyke thought his life was in danger when he shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, according to a source familiar with the case. Judge Vincent Gaughan revealed in open...
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Walgreens to become first tenant at Chicago's old main post office

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Drugstore giant Walgreens is finalizing a huge office lease in Chicago's old main post office, providing a major step forward for the redevelopment of the long-vacant behemoth straddling the Congress Parkway. According to sources, Walgreen Boots Alliance is close to completing a deal for more than...
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31 Percent Of U.S. Households Have Trouble Paying Energy Bills

31 Percent Of U.S. Households Have Trouble Paying Energy Bills

A report released Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration announced that African Americans, Hispanics and people with children were most impacted. (Image credit... Read more ...

'His trial balloon went over like the Hindenburg': Democrats are skeptical...

'His trial balloon went over like the Hindenburg': Democrats are skeptical of Michael Bloomberg's potential 2020 run

Michael Bloomberg, the former Republican mayor of New York, is considering a run for the presidency in 2020 as a centrist Democrat, despite an energized left wing and a crowded... Read more ...

Amazon reportedly considering 3,000 cashierless stores by 2021

Amazon reportedly considering 3,000 cashierless stores by 2021

Amazon is considering an expansion plan for its Go cashierless stores that would open 3,000 locations by 2021, a person familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. That seems like... Read more ...

Trump wants Spain to build a wall across the Sahara desert, which is in...

Trump wants Spain to build a wall across the Sahara desert, which is in Africa, to address the European migration crisis

President Donald Trump recently suggested to the Spanish government it should build a wall in the Sahara desert to address the migration crisis, according to Spain's foreign... Read more ...

Sony announces the PlayStation Classic micro console

Sony announces the PlayStation Classic micro console

Sony announced today that it will release the PlayStation Classic micro console on December 3. It will cost $100 and come loaded with 20 games. Nintendo found big success when... Read more ...

College students say they can't send in their absentee ballots because they...

College students say they can't send in their absentee ballots because they don't know where to buy stamps

Fairfax County, Virginia conducted a focus group this summer with college interns from across various county departments. County officials learned that college students were... Read more ...

North Carolina football players donate meal money to aid Hurricane Florence...

North Carolina football players donate meal money to aid Hurricane Florence victims

“I'm really proud of those guys for thinking that way," UNC athletic director Bubba Cunningham said Wednesday. Read more ...

Trump delivers his harshest criticism of Jeff Sessions yet: 'I don't have an...

Trump delivers his harshest criticism of Jeff Sessions yet: 'I don't have an attorney general'

President Donald Trump delivered his most searing criticism yet of Attorney General Jeff Sessions during a Tuesday interview. Trump, who has repeatedly disparaged Sessions over... Read more ...

Gary Cohn, Trump's former top economic adviser, was reportedly approached by...

Gary Cohn, Trump's former top economic adviser, was reportedly approached by Wells Fargo board members about becoming the bank's CEO

Wells Fargo board members approached Gary Cohn about becoming the bank's CEO soon after he stepped down as President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, according to the New... Read more ...

Cliftons Pizza Co. closing after nearly 3 decades of business

Cliftons Pizza Co. closing after nearly 3 decades of business

Cliftons Pizza Co. announced on Facebook that after 28 1/2 years of business the restaurant has closed. Read more ...