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A government email scandal has ensnared a second state worker who was accused of sending and receiving sexist and racist messages, including ones that referred to then-President Barack Obama as a “mutt” and disparaged First Lady Michelle Obama.

Donald R. Johnson, an investigator for the Illinois...

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A global team of experts next week will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Max's flight control system was approved by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration.

The FAA says experts from nine international civil aviation authorities have confirmed participation in a technical review promised by...

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A prison escapee from Wisconsin was found Friday afternoon hiding in a baby crib in far south suburban Steger, according to police.

Trezelle Bishop, 27, of Janesville, Wisc., was taken into custody without incident after Steger police found him in a baby crib at a home in the 3700 block of Green...

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The Captain is coming home.

Hockey Hall of Famer Steve Yzerman was named general manager of the Detroit Red Wings on Friday, returning to the franchise where he was part of three Stanley Cup championship teams and a captain for a league-record 20 seasons.

"I'm extremely excited to be back in Detroit,"...

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“Game over.”

That’s what President Donald Trump tweeted, along with an image of himself strolling through a “Game of Thrones”-style fog in the last minutes before the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s long-awaited report on Russia’s interference in our 2016 elections.

Game over? No way....

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Aaliyah Stewart returned to her living room holding a large teddy bear wearing a basketball jersey and a pair of black and pink tennis shoes.

The basketball jersey belonged to her older brother, James Anderson, while her other older brother, Anthony S. White Jr., wore the tennis shoes. Stewart...

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For Lizzo’s major-label debut album, “Cuz I Love You” (Nice Life Recording Company/Atlantic), the Minneapolis rapper/singer/body-positive advocate is in full cry from the get-go. Over 11 songs in 33 minutes, Lizzo rarely lets up, a relentless assault that favors excess verging on camp over subtlety.

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Here is mock draft 2.0 for the NFL draft, which will be held April 25-27 in Nashville, Tenn.

1. Cardinals: Kyler Murray, QB, Oklahoma

Kliff Kingsbury surely wouldn’t have taken the job unless he received assurances the Cardinals will draft whom he wants.

2. 49ers: Nick Bosa, DE, Ohio State

The...

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After 32 years in public safety for a small village, Ron Price understands the effect personal, white-glove service can have on residents.

“We know the residents by first name. We know the names of their children and, lots of times, we know their pets,” said Price, who has been Bannockburn’s police...

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A 23-year-old man authorities say impersonated a long-missing Aurora child pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal agents.

Brian Rini, of Medina, Ohio, was arraigned after his indictment this week on those charges and charges of aggravated identity theft.

He was initially arrested on a single...

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