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4 hours ago - WGN TV
Education company under fire for ‘racist' nursing textbook
Pearson, the world's biggest education company, has come under fire this week for a page in one of its nursing textbooks - which features racist stereotypes about minorities...
5 hours ago - New York Post
Walls of Wyeths at Seattle Art Museum
A new exhibit opening Thursday at Seattle Art Museum will feature more than 100 works by the popular American artist Andrew Wyeth. “Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect” is expected to...
6 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 2 articles
Someone thought this Vegas massacre Halloween display was a good idea
A Halloween display - featuring a front yard full of tombstones, one for each of the victims in the Las Vegas massacre - was taken down Wednesday after it sparked some outrage...
6 hours ago - New York Post
Cavs-Celtics game second most-watched opener on TNT
NEW YORK - Cleveland's victory over Boston in the first game of the NBA season was TNT's second most-watched telecast ever on opening night. The network says the Tuesday...
8 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Thousands of African kids proud bike owners thanks to Chicago organization
Hundreds of kids in Africa are getting bikes from the streets of Chicago. It's the eighth shipment of bicycles under the Bikes for Lesotho Foundation. The organization has put...
10 hours ago - WGN TV
Lego unveils ‘Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists
Lego has unveiled a set of figures celebrating the women of NASA. The 231-piece set features Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut, and Mae Jemison, the first black...
12 hours ago - The Morning Call
John Mayer's ‘The Dude' necklace made with 4,000 diamonds
The chain features the face of Jeff Bridges' "The Dude," complete with sweet shades, encrusted in diamonds. The back of the piece reads, "Yah, well, that's just like, your...
13 hours ago - New York Post
Melania Trump to donate inaugural ball gown to Smithsonian
WASHINGTON - Melania Trump is donating her inaugural ball gown to the First Ladies' Collection at the Smithsonian Institution. The first lady is handing over the vanilla silk...
13 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Google Maps ditches calorie counter because it 'triggered,' 'shamed' people
Google is ditching a planned feature for Maps following criticism on social media. The update was tied to directions and displayed how many calories you'd burn if you were to...
14 hours ago - News OK
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Cubs show their fight, stay alive in NLCS with 3-2 win over Dodgers
Javier Baez snapped an 0-for-20 skid with two home runs and the Chicago Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 Wednesday night in Game 4 of the NLCS.
Restaurant admits to serving Popeyes chicken, charging $13
The secret to Sweet Dixie Kitchen's $13 brunch dish? Popeyes chicken tenders.
Dow closes above 23,000 for the first time
The Dow Jones industrial average rose again above the 23,000 level on Wednesday, driven by a jump in IBM after the computing giant hinted at a return to revenue growth.
Trump sends $25,000 check to fallen soldier's family on same day as...
A White House official confirms to CNN that the President sent a personal check to the family of Army Cpl. Dillon Baldridge Wednesday.
WATCH LIVE: White House holds daily briefing
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is speaking with members of the White House Press Corps.
VP Mike Pence's brother plans to run for Congress
The congressional seat that the vice president and former Indiana governor represented for 12 years could be occupied by another Pence.
Obama returns to campaign trail for Dems in governor's races
WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama is returning to the campaign trail to stump for Democratic gubernatorial candidates in New Jersey and Virginia as they gear up for...
Yankees sweep three in row at home from Astros, lead series 3-2
The Yankees finally solved a longtime nemesis at just the right moment, beating Dallas Keuchel and the Astros 5-0 on Wednesday for a 3-2 lead in the ALCS.
Jury convicts ex-Oklahoma police officer in 4th murder trial
TULSA, Okla. - A white former Oklahoma police officer has been convicted of first-degree manslaughter in his fourth trial for the 2014 fatal shooting of his daughter's black...
Black, female insurance exec on quest to mentor teen girls
COLUMBUS, Ga. - Teresa White, the first black president of Georgia-based insurance giant Aflac U.S., is on a quest to help young African-American girls succeed. White landed...