College Board awards CPS for increases in Advanced Placement courses and test scores
Chicago Public Schools on Thursday was named a nationwide leader in increasing access to Advanced Placement courses and scores on AP exams by the board that administers the...
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Miss Jessie's co-founder Miko Branch
ABC7's Cheryl Burton sits down with Miko Branch, founder of Miss Jessie's natural hair brand, who is receiving the Ground Breaking Award at the Legacy Awards in Chicago Saturday.
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Patrick Finley discusses possible Bears offseason moves on Sports Feed
CHICAGO - There really isn't a hot stove when it comes to football, but if there were, it's about to heat up here in the next few weeks. There's the NFL Combine in Indianapolis...
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Nichols earns academic all-district honors for second straight year
ALBANY - University at Albany point guard David Nichols has been selected to the College Sports Information Directors of America academic all-District I team for a second...
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Tot found nearly decapitated in trash bag at home, dad arrested
A Chicago man was arrested after his 2-year-old son was found nearly decapitated in the trash, police said Rolando Ortiz, 37, is expected to be charged with first-degree murder...
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Bernie Sanders in Chicago campaigning for Jesus ‘Chuy' Garcia
CHICAGO - With early voting underway, the Illinois primaries are heating up, including the race to replace retiring Congressman Luis Guitierrez . Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders...
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Top Oscar nominees will get pepper spray designed in Chicago in their ‘swag' bags
CHICAGO - Among the "swag" bags given to the 28 top nominees in this year's Academy Awards will be something dreamed up by a Chicagoan: PepperFace , a pepper spray designed to...
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AG candidate says GOP county official used racial slur
CHICAGO - The Republican floor leader in the Illinois House says a GOP candidate seeking a seat in the General Assembly is unworthy of
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9 candidates for attorney general debate Thursday
Nine of the 10 candidates running for Illinois attorney general debated the issues in a forum Thursday.
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Wacker closed after ice falls from Willis Tower in Loop
Wacker Drive is closed in both directions in the Loop after ice fell from Chicago's Willis Tower Thursday.
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Grand Canyon helicopter crash victim dies, bringing death toll to 4
Authorities say a British tourist hospitalized in Las Vegas after a sightseeing helicopter crashed at the Grand Canyon earlier this month has died.
Sheriff: Marjory Stoneman Douglas school resource officer resigns, stayed...
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel revealed on Thursday that the school resource officer at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is no longer on the job.
Armed deputy at Florida school who ‘never went in' to confront the shooter...
The Broward County deputy who was on the Parkland, Florida school campus during the fatal shooting has resigned, after it emerged that he stood outside the building and did not...
Grand jury indicts Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on invasion of privacy charge
Embattled Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted by a grand jury Thursday on a felony charge of invasion of privacy.
Mueller hits Manafort, Gates with new charges
WASHINGTON - Special counsel brings new tax charges against ex-Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort and business associate.
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens Indicted On Invasion Of Privacy Charge
The governor had earlier been accused of trying to blackmail a woman with nude photos.
Tiffany Haddish will host the 2018 MTV Movie and TV Awards
The awards show will be held on June 18.
NRA's Wayne LaPierre hits Democrats, socialism in CPAC speech
The National Rifle Association's executive vice president and CEO Wayne LaPierre slammed Democrats for their reaction to the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida.
Congresswoman: Most mass shooters are Democrats
A Republican congresswoman from upstate New York said Wednesday that "many" people who commit mass murder turn out to be Democrats.
Larry Nance Jr. to wear his dad's retired No. 22 with Cavs
CLEVELAND - Larry Nance Jr. will wear his father's retired No. 22 with the Cavaliers. The forward announced Thursday night that the NBA has worked it out so he can switch from...