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Manhunt After Veteran Officer Fatally Shot in Chicago Suburb

Police are searching for three armed suspects in far suburban Chicago after an officer was fatally shot in the area, authorities said. The Fox Lake officer who was shot to death Tuesday morning was identified as Charles J. Gliniewicz, a 32-year-police veteran and married father of four, according to the Kane County state's attorney's office. Just before 8 a.m. Tuesday Gliniewicz was investigating three suspicious suspects near Route 12 and Sayton Road. It soon turned into a foot pursuit, according to Detective Christopher Covelli with the Lake County Sheriff's office. A backup officer arrived at the scene and found Gliniewicz in a marshy area with a gunshot wound, Covelli said. He soon after died of his wounds. Read »
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Bush-Trump Dispute Intensifies, Bush Hitting Back Harder

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Day Care Teachers Encouraged Kids to Brawl, Posted 'Fight Club' Videos to Snapchat: Prosecutors

Two former employees at a New Jersey day care are accused of encouraging children in their care to fight on camera, then sharing the videos on Snapchat while referencing “Fight Club.” Erica Kenny, 22, and Chanese White, 28, were both issued summonses for fourth-degree child abuse, while Kenny was also charged with child endangerment. Prosecutors say video from Kenny’s phone shows at least a dozen kids shoving one another to the ground and attempting to throw punches. Read »
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LA Selected as U.S. Candidate for 2024 Olympics

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3 Deputies to Be Charged in SoCal Horseback Pursuit Takedown

Friday, Aug 28, 2015 at 3:25 PM
 

People stared into the eye of the storm and refused to back down, and so Laura and I are in New Orleans to remind the country about what strong leadership means — and we're here to support the leaders.  

— Former President George W. Bush, marking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, a low point of his presidency, at a high school in New Orleans.
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Wrestling Legend Faces Murder Charge in Pa. for 1983 Death

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Blue Whale Surprises TV Host During Live Segment

GROUNDBREAKING TV MOMENT! Steve Backshall is interrupted by a blue whale live on BBC One for BBC Big Blue Live. During...

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Ky. Clerk Called to Hearing Over Gay Marriage Licenses

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