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Wildfire Near Los Angeles Chars 5,500 Acres, Threatens Homes

  Some 300 firefighters are battling a raging wildfire that has charred 5,500 acres in Santa Clarita, California, just north of Los Angeles, officials said.The so-called Sand Fire broke was first reported Friday afternoon along the northbound side of the 14 Freeway near Sand Canyon Road. The fast-moving brush fire ...

North Miami Police Officer ID'd After Shooting of Unarmed Man

North Miami Police Officer Jonathon Aledda was identified Friday as the officer involved in the shooting of an unarmed man earlier this week.City officials said Aledda is a member of the department's SWAT team. He was placed on paid administrative leave.Jeff Cazeau, North Miami City Attorney, said the release of the o ...

Injured Penguin Gets Back on Her Feet With Special 3-D-Printed Boot Designed by Middle Schoolers

A penguin with an injured left foot is now back on her feet at an aquarium in Connecticut after receiving a custom 3-D-printed boot designed by middle school students with the help of engineers.Purps the penguin injured her left foot about five years ago after getting into "a little bit of a spat with another bird on ...

Austin Police Chief ‘Sickened and Saddened’ at Arrest of Breaion King

Two Austin Police Department officers are now under investigation after dash-cam video shows one of the officers throwing a black woman to the ground during a traffic stop. A second video taken from inside the police car after the woman was arrested shows another officer suggesting to the woman that black people have ...

Coast Guard Rescues Dolphin After It Lands in Boat off Florida Coast

Unarmed Man Shot by Cop in Florida Is a 'Hero,' Boss Says

Police Put an End to 'Running of the Bulls Baltimore Edition' After Slaughterhouse Escape

Chicago Police Officer Shot and Injured, Suspect Killed

Student Uses Twitter to Return Ivanka Trump’s Missing Earring from the RNC

Colorado Town's Water Tests Positive for THC, Active Ingredient in Marijuana

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Jr Legion Opens 5th Division This Weekend

METROPOLIS - The Salem Post 128 Junior Legion baseball team will get a bye in the opening round of the 5th Division Tournament held in Metropolis.  

12u Wildcats Fall In Sectional Opener

BEARDSTOWN - In what was described by head coach Mike Koehnke as a very "clean game", Salem fell to Bradley-Bourbonnais to open up the Beardstown 12u Sectional 1-0.  

10u Wildcats Prepare For State Tournament

MOLINE - The Salem 10u Wildcats are preparing for their State Tournament opener in Moline on Saturday.  The Cats cruised through their District Tournament in Mt Carmel before holding on to advance through the Flora Sectional.  

Cardinals rally for 6-5 win over Padres

     ST. LOUIS (AP) - Aledmys Diaz's walk-off single in the ninth inning gave the St. Louis Cardinals a 6-5 come-from-behind victory over the San Diego Padres Thursday night. 

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Report: Le'Veon Bell Faces Four-Game Suspension for Missed Drug Test

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell has reportedly violated the NFL's drug policy. According to ESPN, sources say Bell, 24, is facing a four-game suspensi ...

Dennis Green, Former Coach of Vikings and Cardinals, Dies at 67

Dennis Green, former NFL coach of the Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals, has died at 67. Green spent 13 ...

Cowboys Rookie Ezekiel Elliott Accused of Domestic Violence

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is in hot water just weeks before the start of the preseason.The ...

IOC Releases More Positive Doping Results

More athletes have been caught using banned substances ahead of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.T ...

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Cancer Survivor and Veteran Wins Lotto 6 Times

  A Virginia woman is celebrating after winning big six times in her state lotto.Donna Boyd-Warren won $150,000 from six winning tickets in Virginia's Cash5 lot ...

Journalist With Brain Cancer Thanks Those Who Made Her Life ‘Rich and Beautiful’ in Final Column

"What does it mean when the rest of your life may be measured in weeks?"That's the start of Alison Piepmeier' ...

Your Body: Dealing with Warmer Temperatures

iStock/ThinkstockBy DR. JENNIFER ASHTON, ABC News Senior Medical ContributorWarmer temperatures are welcome an ...

How US Health Officials Are Dealing with a Possible Zika Outbreak

iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) — This week Florida Health Department officials announced they were investigati ...


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Paul McCartney Honored as UK's "Most Successful Album Artist"

The U.K.'s Official Charts Company has presented Paul McCartney with the prestigious Official Chart Record Breaker Award in recognition of the rock legend being the ...

AMC Drops "The Walking Dead" Season 7 Trailer, Release Date

On October 23 at 9 p.m. Eastern, fans of The Walking Dead will finally got to see which one of Rick ...

Marvel's "Iron Fist," "Luke Cage," "The Defenders" -- Netflix Socks It to Comic-Con

As its hard-hitting "Hell's Kitchen Heroes" would, Marvel came out swinging at San Diego Comic-Con Thursday, ...

Leslie Jones Is Back on Twitter, Firing Back

Leslie Jones is back on Twitter after nearly 72 hours of social media silence. The Ghostbusters&nbs ...

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