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13-year-old boy among 5 killed in Monday shootings

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13-year-old boy among 5 killed in Monday shootings

- CHICAGO -- Five people were killed, including a 13-year-old boy, and 10 others were wounded in shootings Monday across Chicago. The boy was shot to death about 7:35 p.m. in the Washington Heights neighborhood on the Far South Side, according to Chicago police. He was in the backyard of a home in the 1000-block of 103rd when someone fired several shots, striking the 13-year-old in the chest

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Madtree, Chicago's Revolution breweries make wager on FC Cincinnati match

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Madtree, Chicago's Revolution breweries make wager on FC Cincinnati match

- CINCINNATI — Cincinnati's Madtree Brewery has thrown down the gauntlet on the upcoming FC Cincinnati-Chicago Fire match. Madtree posted a video to Facebook Monday inviting Chicago brewery Revolution to a pre-match party at U Square near the University of Cincinnati campus before Wednesday's U.S. Open Cup game at Nippert Stadium. But the invitation came with a challenge: the losing city's home brewery has to donate a quarter of its sales during the party to a charity in the winning team's city

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Off-duty Chicago police officer, woman killed in West Side crash

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Off-duty Chicago police officer, woman killed in West Side crash

- An off-duty Chicago police officer and a woman were killed in a crash on the city's west side early Tuesday morning.

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Montgomery strong, Chapman ends rally and Yanks top ChiSox

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Montgomery strong, Chapman ends rally and Yanks top ChiSox

- CHICAGO — Not much has come easy for the New York Yankees over the past two weeks. Not even the wins. Jordan Montgomery matched his season high with seven solid innings and closer Aroldis Chapman shut down a ninth-inning rally just in time, lifting the Yankees over the Chicago White Sox 6-5 on Monday night. New York led 6-1 entering the ninth, but Yankees reliever Chasen Shreve gave up a three-run homer to Tim Anderson and Chapman allowed an RBI double to Jose Abreu

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Coolest Cooler settles with Oregon Department of Justice

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Coolest Cooler settles with Oregon Department of Justice

- Troubled Kickstarter project Coolest Cooler has reached a settlement with the Oregon Department of Justice, but the Portland business warned there are no immediate plans to deliver coolers to most of the 20,000 customers still waiting for them. The deal sets an October 13 deadline for Coolest to ship coolers to its Oregon backers and to out-of-state customers who had previously complained to the Department of Justice

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13-year-old boy, 3 others killed, 5 wounded in Chicago shootings

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13-year-old boy, 3 others killed, 5 wounded in Chicago shootings

- A 13-year-old boy and three men have been killed and five other people have been wounded in shootings in Chicago since early Monday morning, according to police. The 13-year-old boy was shot in the 1000 block of West 103rd Place in the Washington Heights neighborhood about 7:35 p.m. He suffered a gunshot wound to the chest and initially was in critical condition at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, but was later pronounced dead, police said

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Thunderstorms rake across eastern Oregon, increasing risk of new wildfires

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Thunderstorms rake across eastern Oregon, increasing risk of new wildfires

- EUGENE, Ore. - Portions of Oregon east of the Cascades face the risk of new lightning-caused wildfires Monday as thunderstorms move through the area, National Weather Service forecasters in Portland, Medford and Pendleton warned. "Thunderstorms producing frequent lightning have been observed across central and northeast Oregon this afternoon. Some storms are producing gusts up to 50 mph," forecasters in Pendleton report

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'We can do better than this': Republicans condemn Oregon's $21.4 million veterans budget

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'We can do better than this': Republicans condemn Oregon's $21.4 million veterans budget

- SALEM -- The Oregon House passed a $21.4 million budget for the Department of Veterans Affairs on Monday, despite objections from Republicans who said the bill included less money than voters expected when they passed Measure 96 last fall. The measure was the most popular on the November ballot, winning 84 percent to 16 percent. It sets aside 1.5 percent of Oregon Lottery funds for veterans services such as housing, health care, education and assistance accessing benefits

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Crystal Lake Road in Tolland reopens following crash

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Crystal Lake Road in Tolland reopens following crash

- Three ambulances were called to a head-on crash in Tolland on Monday evening. The two-vehicle crash was reported in the 500 block of Crystal Lake Road, which is also known as Route 30, around 5 p.m. Crystal Lake Road was closed in the area of Webber Road, but has since reopened. Three ambulances and two paramedics were at the scene of the crash

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

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Hot dogs from the sky! Oscar Mayer debuts WienerDrone

- CHICAGO — You could soon be seeing a flying hot dog dispenser at an event near you. Oscar Mayer announced on Monday the debut of the WienerDrone, a quadcopter capable of traveling up to 1,200 feet in the air and one mile from its operator. The company describes the vehicle, which looks like a tiny version of the iconic Wienermobile, as "the first unmanned hot dog-carrying aircraft designed for remote location delivery

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Malheur standoff defendant gets home detention

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Malheur standoff defendant gets home detention

- PORTLAND, Ore. — A military veteran who performed guard duty during the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon was sentenced Monday to six months of home detention. Geoff Stanek, 27, of Lafayette, Oregon, pleaded guilty to conspiracy in June 2016, three months before the high-profile trial in which occupation leader Ammon Bundy and six others were found not guilty

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DEA does not need warrant to subpoena Oregon prescription drug information

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DEA does not need warrant to subpoena Oregon prescription drug information

- A three-member panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that the Drug Enforcement Administration does not need a court-ordered warrant to subpoena information from Oregon's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program. It also found the ACLU should not have been allowed to intervene in the case. (Associated Press photo)

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    Nobody's laughing at the Fire now — they're the best team in Chicago

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    The Fire are the best team in Chicago sports. Period. Chicago soccer fans have been waiting for the city and the sports media culture to acknowledge it. And I don't think we'll have to wait too long. Because after their home sellout 4-0 stomping of Orlando at Toyota Park on Saturday, the Fire, once hapless afterthoughts so thin they couldn't even cast a shadow on Chicago sports, are all about the wins

     

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