Local pint-sized powerhouse set for Ninja Warrior Jr debut
11 days ago - By WGN TV
AURORA, Ill. - You may not have heard of Maggie Owen yet, but after this weekend, there's a good chance you will.
The high school freshman from Aurora is one of the few who made the cut for the first American Ninja Warrior Junior.
"I always loved climbing on things as a kid,” Owen said. “I would scale pretty much anything I could."
For years, gymnastics and a rock-climbing wall fed her thirst. Then saw the American Ninja Warrior on TV.
Her parents took her to a ninja gym and she has never looked back.
"It's hard to describe the feeling,” she said. "You're flying through bars and rings and...
Read more ...
The headlines of News BreaK
Amazon alerts customers to ‘technical error' exposing names, emails
The email notifying customers didn't provide much information, though.
In rare public statement, Chief Justice Roberts hits back at President...
The United States doesn't have "Obama judges or Trump judges, Bush judges or Clinton judges," Chief Justice John Roberts said.
Aaron Rodgers Donating $1 Million Towards Camp Fire Relief
Bingo! Record set at Wisconsin casino for number of winners in single game
There were a record number of winning cards in a single game of bingo Monday night at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino because of G53.
Chief Justice John Roberts rebukes Trump over ‘Obama judge' comment
In a direct rebuke to President Donald Trump, Chief Justice John Roberts defended the independence and integrity of the federal judiciary Wednesday, issuing a statement...
Police: Driver on way to work killed by concrete chunk thrown from overpass
It's a Twitter war: Doctors clash with NRA over gun deaths
The photos from doctors came quickly and in succession: blood-stained operating rooms, blood-covered scrubs and shoes, bullets piercing body parts and organs.
Court: Reds exempt from tax on promotional bobbleheads
CINCINNATI - Quoting the Cincinnati Reds' longtime play-by-play announcer, the Ohio Supreme Court declared Tuesday that “this one belongs to the Reds.” The state's high court...
Jordan Rodgers skewers brother Aaron: California fire donation 'feels like...
It apparently won't be a very happy Thanksgiving at the Rodgers household this year if the brothers get together.
Press dinner's change from comedy keynote may draw Trump
WEST PALM BEACH, Florida - President Donald Trump says he may attend next years' annual White House Correspondents' Dinner now that organizers have scrapped the usual format...