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Fox News, while reporting about a spelling bee, misspells spelling bee
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Durbin calls for spending $150B more on biomedical research
WASHINGTON — Sen. Dick Durbin today called for $150 billion more in federal spending on biomedical research over 10 years, saying America’s
Reporter Bill Plante reflects on a changing White House
Bill Plante's journey from his Rogers Park upbringing to his current and longstanding post as CBS News White House correspondent has been, i
President Obama to appear on 'Funny or Die' webseries
The commander-in-chief will appear on Tuesday on Zach ;Galifianakis 's notoriously awkward “Between Two Ferns” internet show.
Death was his subject, but he didn't want to leave
When I heard the news last week that Sherwin Nuland, the author of "How We Die," had died, I immediately thought of a song.
'Suspicious objects' found in search for Malaysia Airlines flight
The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane carrying 239 people appeared to be zeroing in on an area where a Singaporean vessel parti
Soldier Field expansion raises questions about feasibility
Oh no! Another Soldier Field fight. I thought we were done with those. But there's no way to ignore Mayor Rahm Emanuel 's push to add at lea
Jury awards Brown's Chicken killer $451K in civil rights case
A federal jury awarded a man serving a life-sentence for the 1993 massacre of seven workers at a Brown’s Chicken restaurant in suburban Pala
Upbeat George to continue public life 'as long as I am able'
An upbeat Cardinal Francis George said Saturday that receiving chemotherapy may at times interrupt his public schedule but that he expects t
Terrorism not ruled out in disappearance of Malaysia Airlines jet
BEIJING — Malaysian officials investigating the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines plane Saturday said they were not ruling out terrorism