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Flight attendant union seeks criminal penalties for unruly passengers

Flight attendant union seeks criminal penalties...

The Department of Justice said it has charged 14 people so far this year...

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Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire on Saturday

Biden to allow eviction moratorium to expire...

The Supreme Court mustered a bare 5-4 majority last month, to allow the...

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What the Starling Marte trade means for the future of this Oakland A’s core

What the Starling Marte trade means for...

"When you are in a playoff race, everything we do is about the now.”

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Norteños and Sureños sue Concord police; accused drug dealers say they were just ‘private salesmen’

Norteños and Sureños sue Concord police;...

The suit lists as plaintiffs more than three dozen accused Bay Area gang...

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Katie Ledecky’s most impressive race may have just come in a silver-medal performance

Katie Ledecky’s most impressive race may...

Katie Ledecky anchored the U.S. 800-meters relay to a silver medal with...

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Judge finds Gooding Jr. liable in rape accuser’s civil trial

Judge finds Gooding Jr. liable in rape accuser’s...

Gooding, 53, will have a chance to argue that Doe deserves less than the...

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Where are workers required to get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Where are workers required to get the COVID-19...

Employers have used various strategies to make their workers get vaccinated.

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Gage Park residents want new library

Gage Park residents want new library

The Gage Park Latinx Council is calling on the city and the Chicago Public...

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Bears notebook: News on Akiem Hicks’ absence, John DeFilippo, Jeremiah Attaochu

Bears notebook: News on Akiem Hicks’ absence,...

Hicks has 46 tackles for loss and five forced fumbles in his five seasons...

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Cubs trade Anthony Rizzo to Yankees: reports

Cubs trade Anthony Rizzo to Yankees: reports

Quinn Harris/Getty ImagesThe Cubs reportedly are getting right-hander...

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Chicago gets elected school board — Pritzker signs bill opposed by Lightfoot, but looks ‘forward to ongoing conversations with her’

Chicago gets elected school board — Pritzker...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks as Gov. J.B. Pritzker listens during a news...

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Vallas to Lightfoot: Stop using pandemic as ‘excuse’ for police hiring slowdown

Vallas to Lightfoot: Stop using pandemic...

A police union negotiator says the city has been using the pandemic as...

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Congress passes bill to fund Afghan visas, Capitol security

Congress passes bill to fund Afghan visas,...

The White House issued a statement of support for the legislation, saying...

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International Space Station briefly loses control

International Space Station briefly loses...

NASA officials declared it a "spacecraft emergency" as the space station...

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Bay Area TV Sports: What to watch over the weekend

Bay Area TV Sports: What to watch over the...

Saturday TV/Radio Baseball Appalachian All-Star 9 a.m. MLB A’s at Angels...

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SF Giants take another series from Dodgers, hit trade deadline in first place in NL West

SF Giants take another series from Dodgers,...

SF Giants starter Johnny Cueto tossed 5 2/3 scoreless innings against...

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Lollapalooza reviews, Day 1: Orville Peck, Ant Clemons

Lollapalooza reviews, Day 1: Orville Peck,...

Orville Peck performs Thursday at Lollapalooza in Grant Park. | Tyler...

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Halas Intrigue Episode 166:  So how does Justin Fields look?

Halas Intrigue Episode 166:  So how does...

Bears quarterback Justin Fields, right, works with offensive lineman Adam...

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53 pot shop lottery winners announced, including some new players, some with deep ties to existing industry

53 pot shop lottery winners announced, including...

The winners of the next round of dispensary licenses were announced Thursday....

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Oklahoma and Texas receive invitations from SEC

Oklahoma and Texas receive invitations from...

APNow the question becomes: Can Texas and Oklahoma find a way to join...

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Two piping plover chicks missing, likely dead

Two piping plover chicks missing, likely...

Piping plover mates Rose (left) and Monty are nesting at Montrose Beach...

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Joe Cassidy dies at 51; musician, songwriter, producer

Joe Cassidy dies at 51; musician, songwriter,...

Musician Joe Cassidy in a Chicago recording studio with the band Assassins...

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Chicago gets elected school board — Pritzker quietly signs bill opposed by Lightfoot

Chicago gets elected school board — Pritzker...

Gov. J.B. Pritzker, left, in 2019; Mayor Lori Lightfoot, right, in 2019....

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Short-handed White Sox blanked by Royals, lose series

Short-handed White Sox blanked by Royals,...

Carlos Rodon pitched four innings of four-run ball, allowing eight hits...

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Joey Votto homers again as Reds beat Cubs 7-4

Joey Votto homers again as Reds beat Cubs...

Cubs starting pitcher Alec Mills delivers during the first inning against...

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San Jose: Report of man with explosive prompts Story Road closure

San Jose: Report of man with explosive prompts...

Police say a man taken into custody about an hour after crisis negotiators...

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Biden announces new push to get people vaccinated

Biden announces new push to get people vaccinated

Employees who have not been vaccinated "will be required to wear a mask...

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49ers’ Nick Bosa undecided on COVID vaccine, on track to play in season opener after ACL tear

49ers’ Nick Bosa undecided on COVID vaccine,...

While Nick Bosa makes his comeback with the 49ers, he's still evaluating...

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COVID linked to cognitive decline, acceleration of Alzheimer’s-like symptoms, research finds

COVID linked to cognitive decline, acceleration...

Covid-19 may be associated with cognitive decline and acceleration of...

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Home decor: In the world of area rugs, knockoffs have a home

Home decor: In the world of area rugs, knockoffs...

A hand-knotted Turkish rug is a wonderful thing. But when budgets are...

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Workers face growing pressure to get vaccinated against COVID

Workers face growing pressure to get vaccinated...

White House announcement would affect 2 million civilian federal workers.

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Five children, adult injured in Antioch highway crash

Five children, adult injured in Antioch...

Five children and an adult were injured in a vehicle collision Thursday...

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Man wounded in Fremont shooting

Man wounded in Fremont shooting

A man was shot Wednesday afternoon in Fremont and police are seeking two...

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Missing 14-year-old girl last seen in Logan Square found safe

Missing 14-year-old girl last seen in Logan...

Destiny Vasquez | Chicago Police DepartmentPolice canceled her missing...

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Creating the Good: The authors of “China town Pretty” document the outfits and stories of fashionable AAPI seniors

Creating the Good: The authors of “China...

ProvidedThe authors and friends developed the idea for the project in...

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Federal workers required to verify they’ve been vaccinated or face mandatory masking

Federal workers required to verify they’ve...

President Joe Biden speaks about vaccine requirements for federal workers...

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Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over ‘Black Widow’ streaming

Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over ‘Black...

Scarlett Johansson in “Black Widow.” | Marvel Studios-DisneyThe Marvel...

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Jaylon Johnson primed for giant leap in 2021

Jaylon Johnson primed for giant leap in...

Bears cornerback Jaylon Johnson (33) had 15 pass break-ups in 13 games...

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Lightfoot negotiating  mandatory vaccination and testing regimen for city employees

Lightfoot negotiating mandatory vaccination...

Mayor Lori Lightfoot on Thursday left little doubt that coronavirus vaccine...

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New digital billboards may be coming to San Jose freeways — whether residents like it or not

New digital billboards may be coming to...

"What we can say is that the City seems intent on ignoring the public...

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San Jose’s 3Below Theaters join Tabard Theatre in requiring vaccine proof

San Jose’s 3Below Theaters join Tabard Theatre...

COVID-19 policies apply to summer lineup of movies, jazz concerts as well...

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Downtown San Jose is poised to boom — but challenges loom: developers

Downtown San Jose is poised to boom — but...

Downtown San Jose is in an excellent position to boom -- but some challenges...

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‘Charlie’s Law’ would use DMV to bolster marrow donor registry

‘Charlie’s Law’ would use DMV to bolster...

A South Bay lawmaker's bill builds on a donor drive inspired by an Asian...

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49ers training camp: Sights and sounds from second practice as Samuel, Verrett steal stage

49ers training camp: Sights and sounds from...

Here are the best sights and sounds from the 49ers' second practice of...

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Correction: COVID rampant as return to school nears. Should we worry?

Correction: COVID rampant as return to school...

Due to an editing error, a front page story that ran on July 29, 2021,...

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San Jose: Report of man with explosive forces Story Road closure

San Jose: Report of man with explosive forces...

Crisis negotiators were summoned to Olinder Court and Felipe Avenue on...

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Mayor touts $935K in restitution for workers deprived of sick leave by two food companies — one at center of Burke scandal

Mayor touts $935K in restitution for workers...

A settlement has been reached to reimburse thousands of workers for sick...

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Blackhawks offseason reset: Remaining to-do list depends on Marc-Andre Fleury’s decision

Blackhawks offseason reset: Remaining to-do...

Many of the Blackhawks’ decisions the rest of the summer depend on Marc-Andre...

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Columbus fans could learn from Cleveland

Columbus fans could learn from Cleveland

The new name for the Cleveland Indians is from the “Guardians of Traffic,”...

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Afternoon Edition: July 29, 2021

Afternoon Edition: July 29, 2021

Lee Anglin at home in Lansing in 2018. | Maria de la Guardia/Sun-TimesToday’s...

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Biden pushing federal workers to get vaccinated

Biden pushing federal workers to get vaccinated

President Joe Biden holds a mask as he responds to a question as he arrives...

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I’ve never been prouder of Evanston, where reparations are now becoming reality

I’ve never been prouder of Evanston, where...

A “Welcome to Evanston” sign on Ridge Avenue at Howard Street. The city...

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Dig out the masks: Indoor face coverings now recommended in Cook County as COVID-19 cases keep rising

Dig out the masks: Indoor face coverings...

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle appears at an October news...

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Hydroxychloroquine doctor sues CNN, Anderson Cooper for $100 million

Hydroxychloroquine doctor sues CNN, Anderson...

The lawsuit claiming that, "in an effort to vilify, demonize and embarrass...

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SF Giants provide update on Buster Posey’s status ahead of series finale vs. Dodgers

SF Giants provide update on Buster Posey’s...

Posey exited Wednesday's game against the Dodgers after taking a foul...

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Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis say we don’t need to bathe every day. Here’s what experts say

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis say we don’t...

Ashton and Mila made a splash -- or rather, they don't make splashes too...

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This California family has visited every In-N-Out in the country

This California family has visited every...

A Central California teacher and his two children made the road trip as...

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Ice Cube urging sports fans to ride along with Big3 league

Ice Cube urging sports fans to ride along...

In this June 25, 2017, file photo, Big3 Basketball League founder Ice...

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White Sox acquire 2B Cesar Hernandez from Indians, RHP Ryan Tepera  from Cubs

White Sox acquire 2B Cesar Hernandez from...

The White Sox have acquired second baseman Cesar Hernandez from the Indians....

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White Sox acquire right-handed reliever Ryan Tepera from Cubs

White Sox acquire right-handed reliever...

Ryan Tepera throws against the St. Louis Cardinals on July 9, 2021, in...

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Bears bank on education of Cole Kmet, from film study to ‘Tight End U’

Bears bank on education of Cole Kmet, from...

Tight end Cole Kmet warms up before the Bears’ game against the Vikings....

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Lollapalooza 2021: Day 1 photo highlights

Lollapalooza 2021: Day 1 photo highlights

Aly & AJ preform at the T-Mobile stage at Lollapalooza on Day 1 of the...

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Cubs trade RHP Ryan Tepera to the White Sox for minor-league arm Bailey Horn

Cubs trade RHP Ryan Tepera to the White...

GettyThe Cubs will get LHP Bailey Horn in return in the deal. The Cubs...

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Mixtape giants The Lox and Dipset next up in Verzuz battle

Mixtape giants The Lox and Dipset next up...

Dipset, otherwise known as The Diplomats, is a Harlem-based collective...

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Ex-Cardinal McCarrick charged with sexually assaulting teen

Ex-Cardinal McCarrick charged with sexually...

McCarrick is the first cardinal in the U.S. to ever be criminally charged...

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Who is Sunisa Lee, United States’ newest Olympic gold medalist?

Who is Sunisa Lee, United States’ newest...

Sunisa Lee of St. Paul has spent her entire life working for this moment....

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SF Giants make several roster moves, cut Mike Tauchman, activate Brandon Crawford

SF Giants make several roster moves, cut...

Tauchman is responsible for three of the Giants' top highlights from the...

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MLB trade deadline: Rumors tie SF Giants to at least 3 big stars

MLB trade deadline: Rumors tie SF Giants...

The Giants enter Thursday with a two-game lead in NL West over the Dodgers...

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Wildfires: PG&E warns of financial losses due to Dixie Fire as blaze rages on

Wildfires: PG&E warns of financial losses...

PG&E warned on Thursday that financial losses are "probable" as a result...

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Man on California death row for killing his mother in 1990 dies of natural causes

Man on California death row for killing...

A California inmate died of natural causes while awaiting execution for...

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‘Jeopardy!’: Has your vote for best guest host changed?

‘Jeopardy!’: Has your vote for best guest...

LeVar Burton? Ken Jennings? Mayim Bialik? Someone else? Who leads the...

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California cannabis company sues Tennessee Titans’ Julio Jones, others

California cannabis company sues Tennessee...

The complaint claims that the defendants failed to report cannabis sales...

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Israel will offer 3rd COVID booster to older citizens

Israel will offer 3rd COVID booster to older...

People over the age of 60 who were vaccinated more than five months ago...

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Stefanie Dolson’s Olympic diary: Games end with gold medal and meeting Yao Ming

Stefanie Dolson’s Olympic diary: Games end...

Kelsey Plum, Jacquelyn Young, Stefanie Dolson and Allisha Gray pose with...

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Bears radio broadcasts set to return to the road

Bears radio broadcasts set to return to...

Jeff Joniak is beginning his 21st season as the Bears’ radio voice. |...

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Israel to offer 3rd COVID booster shot to older citizens

Israel to offer 3rd COVID booster shot to...

In this Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2021. file photo, a woman receives a coronavirus...

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Woman killed in  Berkeley traffic collision is identified

Woman killed in Berkeley traffic collision...

A woman who died after she was hit by a vehicle while crossing a Berkeley...

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Union says badge bending occurred at Vallejo Police Department, but for a different reason

Union says badge bending occurred at Vallejo...

The letter appears to show the Vallejo Police Officers Association amitting...

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Woman’s scam apparently works on green Walmart cashiers

Woman’s scam apparently works on green Walmart...

The thief approached a recently hired employee, identified herself as...

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Alaskan coast 8.2 magnitude earthquake was the strongest one in decades, official says

Alaskan coast 8.2 magnitude earthquake was...

A tsunami warning issued for portions of the state shortly after the quake...

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San Jose: Three arrested in shooting and beating of man in Alviso

San Jose: Three arrested in shooting and...

A bystander was also wounded in the December attack on Trinity Park Drive.

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Photos: Ex-Raider sells Danville mansion for $5.1 million

Photos: Ex-Raider sells Danville mansion...

Former Oakland Raiders lineman Robert Gallery has sold his Danville mansion...

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Ex-Cardinal  Theodore McCarrick charged with sexually assaulting teen

Ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick charged with...

In this May 16, 2006 file photo former Washington Archbishop, Cardinal...

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16-year-old boy wounded in West Side double shooting is charged as gunman

16-year-old boy wounded in West Side double...

File photoPolice initially said the teen and a 42-year-old man were shot...

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How Modi’s Hindu nationalism impairs global fight against climate change

How Modi’s Hindu nationalism impairs global...

Boys cool off with a swim in a canal on a hot summer day in Sri Ganganagar...

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Lollapalooza signs warn attendees they assume all risk for COVID-19 exposure

Lollapalooza signs warn attendees they assume...

Signs were posted at the entrance to Lollapalooza alerting attendees that...

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Aaron Boone says Joey Gallo makes Yankees ‘a lot better’

Aaron Boone says Joey Gallo makes Yankees...

The Yankees have completed the trade for Joey Gallo. | Carlos Osorio/APNew...

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With NBA Finals done, US trio focuses on Olympic gold

With NBA Finals done, US trio focuses on...

Devin Booker and Jrue Holiday have gone from NBA Finals foes to Tokyo...

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Bob Costas’ goal for new HBO show is simple: Just be good

Bob Costas’ goal for new HBO show is simple:...

Bob Costas returns to HBO with “Back on the Record with Bob Costas,” which...

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Ron Popeil dies; infomercial king known for Ronco spray-on hair and more

Ron Popeil dies; infomercial king known...

Popeil became the subject of frequent parody, which he proudly acknowledged.

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Navy to reexamine ocean training off California Coast after fin whales were likely struck by a visiting destroyer

Navy to reexamine ocean training off California...

The Navy has to meet strict guidelines outlined in a permit issued by...

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Legendarily kitschy restaurant may get saviors from ‘South Park’

Legendarily kitschy restaurant may get saviors...

Casa Bonita is known for mediocre food, raucous atmosphere.

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Police release drawing of man wanted for breaking into Roseland home and sexually assaulting child

Police release drawing of man wanted for...

Sun-Times file photoThe girl, 7, was asleep when the man entered through...

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Big 12 claims ESPN is trying to ‘destabilize’ conference

Big 12 claims ESPN is trying to ‘destabilize’...

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby is shown on the giant screen as he speaks...

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This week in history: Violence escalates in 1919 Chicago race riots

This week in history: Violence escalates...

Armed National Guardsmen and African American men stand on a sidewalk...

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Novak Djokovic reaches Olympic medal rounds

Novak Djokovic reaches Olympic medal rounds

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, celebrates after defeating Kei Nishikori, of...

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White Sox acquire second baseman Cesar Hernandez from Indians

White Sox acquire second baseman Cesar Hernandez...

Cesar Hernandez turns a double play for the Indians after forcing out...

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Simone Biles told Olympic replacement Jade Carey to ‘have fun’

Simone Biles told Olympic replacement Jade...

Jade Carey, of the United States, performs on the floor during the artistic...

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Indian Railways introduces new rules for online ticket booking; passengers required to verify mobile no, email ID

Indian Railways introduces new rules for...

Indian Railways introduces new rules for online ticket booking; passengers...

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UPSC Recruitment 2021: Application process for principal post ends today; check upsconline.nic.in

UPSC Recruitment 2021: Application process...

UPSC Recruitment 2021: Application process for principal post ends today;...