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Brenton Moore is one of many business owners who have been preyed upon by scammers. As more than $60m has been lost… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An off-duty Los Angeles Police Department officer shot and killed a man who attacked him inside a Costco in Souther… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Lorax would be devastated to hear that the tree that inspired Dr. Seuss' 1971 children's book has fallen.​ wgntv.com/2019/06/16/the…

Tomorrow’s NSW Budget will reveal a whopping $18.5 billion in spending on education in 2019-20 — up $1.2 billion on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The mayor of Phoenix apologized to a family who said that police drew guns on them after an alleged shoplifting inc… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A security camera outside a northwest Portland business caught three people climbing out of a sewer Thursday night.​ wgntv.com/2019/06/16/peo…

Big W’s huge toy sale is almost here — and we have the lowdown on some of the hottest offers. bit.ly/2XlDMOF

A California woman is still visibly shaken days after she said her Lyft driver launched into a hate-riddled tirade… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The latest Kids Count Data Book ranked Iowa as the third best state, overall, for children, based on various data p… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Unit owners within Sydney’s Mascot Towers complex could be dealt another major blow, potentially impacting future r… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jonathan Toews says he just wants his contract to be worth what it says on paper.​ wgntv.com/2019/06/16/esc…

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Lynn Buck recognized as inspirational woman in national printing industry nwherald.com/2019/06/05/lyn… pic.twitter.com/dlHVsXTLiz

“Our research found that almost 10 per cent of homeless people in NSW are veterans,” Katherine McKernan, chief exec… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A man who decided to stop as he drove by a burning home in central Illinois ended up saving the life of a wheelchai… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Harry and Meghan have marked Father’s Day in the UK by releasing an adorable new photo of Archie, as a date for the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

• Victor M. Renteria to Cory Boehm, 1813 18th Ave., Sterling, $67,600. saukvalley.com/2019/06/12/ogl…

A 16-year-old girl is in serious condition after she was struck by stray bullets fired during a parking dispute on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

See how @pg_barlow documented #FathersDay in #BloNo. Also, three Jiffy Lube stores could be coming to the area next… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Doctors will be sent back to school to be re-educated about treating chronic pain and patients given a Medicare boo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have released a new image of their son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, in hono… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — An animal hospital in central Illinois recently gave bereaved pet owners an opportunity to mem… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Heavy rain is causing flash flooding, train cancellations and traffic jams across Sydney today. The light rail is d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The FDIC wants whatever assets Gembara left behind to repay the $14.5 million. bit.ly/2IKOdlJ

South Sydney Rabbitoh twins George and Tom Burgess are set to welcome baby girls into the world just 10 days apart… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — In front of Gary Woodland was a 263-yard shot to the scariest green on any par 5 at Peb… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Franks: 27,500 McHenry County residents have signed up for Valley Hi rebate so far nwherald.com/2019/06/15/fra… pic.twitter.com/DDqfWjDDAB

Monday's N-G cover: Remembering J.W. Pirtle, vet & co-founder of area’s 1st all-black radio station @pvawood Mark W… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — From her perch in front of a TV in Florida, Amy Bockerstette had no doubt. pantagraph.com/news/national/…

They were born the year of the first iPhone and have spent their life on screens. Now — as this generation prepares… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Target customers report issues checking out for second straight day nbcchi.com/6yZCC2c pic.twitter.com/rGPTlb4Ts4

There is some debate in pro-choice circles about whether male voices even have a legitimate place in the abortion d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

With demand for CBD growing faster than the plants themselves, Illinois farmers are making big bets on hemp. But th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Actress Jennifer Garner visits migrant shelter in New Mexico nbcchi.com/vZtNayZ pic.twitter.com/vseqr0WqLT

She had to cash in her life insurance policy to pay for her mother's funeral. Two years later, Chalise Scholl is re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Really hate to hear the news about Rob. Met a lot of families and parents covering @IlliniMBB all those years and t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Summer camp is the newest front in measles outbreak battle nbcchi.com/SUPNPNQ pic.twitter.com/btAAWFsZPa

Elaine Welteroth is best known as the last editor in chief of Teen Vogue magazine, who transformed it into an engag… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Until a few weeks ago, @nickdk knew essentially nothing about all the jerk chicken businesses on Chicago's South Si… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Sydney flood chaos: Roads closed, some light rail services cancelled. LIVE BLOG: bit.ly/2Ximbai

Renovations and makeovers shunned in favour of the full rebuild bit.ly/2XULQD6

The NBC 5 News at 10 starts NOW! Tune in via our livestream here nbcchi.com/xO4wTOi

Who deserves to have this year's song of the summer? bit.ly/31AsmG7

A little rain did not dampen the fun Saturday as people gathered Saturday on North Second Street to rock out in Ore… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New lane configuration and construction at Jane Byrne interchange could lead to even slower traffic… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Lori Lightfoot talked about getting revenue from Springfield to help close Chicago's budget hole. But the state leg… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Actress Bella Thorne posts topless photos of herself she says a hacker threatened to release nbcchi.com/NXOsGW1 pic.twitter.com/DIVlxDaUQu

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Ragu recalls pasta sauces because of possible plastic fragments bit.ly/31BebR0 pic.twitter.com/FqtquTAKoe

For the Rolling Stones, who arrive June 21 and 25 at Soldier Field for what will be at least their 38th and 39th co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cubs limp home after loss to Dodgers leaves them with 2-5 road trip nbcchi.com/omGIifx pic.twitter.com/cveVdBGVmq

Authorities are scrambling to restore power after a gigantic electrical failure plunged huge parts of South America… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Police said they believe this was an “isolated incident involving an acquaintance.” bit.ly/2IQxoFJ

Surviving Giardia in a Cult, and Other Normal Adolescent Things chicagonow.com/im-not-ok-cupi…

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High school boys basketball: Cary-Grove's Frank Jakubicek likely to receive more D-I offers nwherald.com/2019/06/15/hig… pic.twitter.com/gnqCetJ7H8

Gary Woodland kept cool under more pressure than he has ever felt to score a three-shot victory over Brooks Koepka,… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Commentary: I damaged the ROTC offices at Northwestern University during an anti-Vietnam War demonstration nearly 5… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Aqua Illinois announces several more areas now cleared to drink water after elevated lead levels were discovered nbcchi.com/TzI4fpH

Sudan’s deposed strongman Omar al-Bashir is facing corruption charges as the country's military remains locked in a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Protests continue in Hong Kong as campaigners look to keep the pressure on the government, even after the city’s em… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Playing in the rain could deter some from attending a festival, but for those who went to Polo Saturday they found… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A new $2 million clubhouse on Sydney’s northern beaches should have been finished by February — but instead it’s la… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Thinking about scooting to work tomorrow? Here's what you need to know. bit.ly/31ACkY1

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It's Crosstown week! Take our quiz to find out which Crosstown player or manager you are: bit.ly/2WzwYZa pic.twitter.com/NmPdsSUOGs

Bail was denied for an Uptown man accused of first beating with a hammer a man he met on a dating app, then using b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Civil War reenactment is back on at the Lakewood Forest Preserve in Wauconda from July 13-14 after it was tempora… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Congratulations to Gary Woodland in winning the United States Open Golf Championship. Fantastic playing, great hear… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland wins U.S. Open for first major title, beating two-time defending champion… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

New lane configuration set to take effect on Eisenhower in overnight hours nbcchi.com/CSekypY

A scathing report into university dropout rates has found less capable students were left jobless and saddled with… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

While the mood was upbeat when Illinois lawmakers wrapped up their spring session after passing a $40 billion budge… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Franchise fatigue continues with subpar box office numbers for "Men in Black," "Shaft" nbcchi.com/d7ZT7yC pic.twitter.com/B6otMXWss0

LETTERS: Readers debated the recent @Suntimes editorial on teacher pension spiking. bit.ly/2IQvrcD

16-year-old girl in serious condition after being hit by errant gunshot in Morgan Park nbcchi.com/sqMJk9X

Craig Kimbrel will make his first appearance Tuesday for Triple-A Iowa with a strong possibility of joining the Cub… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CPD Superintendent Eddie Johnson to remain in hospital overnight; he has been there since Friday, being treated for… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A Good Samaritan who stopped to check on a burning home ended up crawling into a window to save a disabled resident… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on final round of the U.S. Open (all times local): pantagraph.com/sports/the-lat…

Sydney motorist Sheree Panetta was shocked when she copped a $337 fine for breaking a road rule many people would n… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Missed anything this week? Catch up on the top stories with our weekly 'Eight @ 8: Week In Review' newsletter… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"When the expression of individualism begins to hurt others," writes @NeilSteinberg, "then it is time for the gover… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

An autonomous vehicle took on Chicago's thick morning traffic. Here's what happened. trib.al/tWUUDRH

Someone to know: George Tinkham's WWII motorcycle on display at Lincoln museum bit.ly/2FdHjUO

A father has drowned in Minnesota saving his own 3-year-old child, who had fallen off a bridge into the water.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

No two rebuilds are exactly alike, but it's easy to see the similarities and contrasts in the 2014 Cubs' and 2019 W… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Russell throwing his bat has become so commonplace it’s like he’s doing it for attention.

The ABC’s managing director plans to tackle the perception of bias on the national broadcaster’s panel shows, and h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tries rallying foreign leaders in alleged oil attacks nbcchi.com/m6lKI93 pic.twitter.com/xM6bj3FiUi

During Sunday’s hearing, the man interrupted the assistant state’s attorney as she described his apprehension. “Tha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tank's for the memories: New diesel tank installed at Washington high school pjstar.com/news/20190616/…

In recent weeks, Mamby on the Beach has created waves between fans eager to dig their toes into the sand, a promote… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Family mourns teen boy shot and killed in a robbery gone wrong in NW Indiana nbcchi.com/NfqBoJg

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Franks: 27,500 McHenry County residents have signed up for Valley Hi rebate so far nwherald.com/2019/06/15/fra… pic.twitter.com/VCz1B7Rrt0

A high-profile American psychic detective has “seen” missing Australian youngster William Tyrrell during a lecture… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"Romeo and Juliet” set box-office records in the United States. The film, which cost $1.5 million, grossed $52 mill… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It's hard to listen to Stravinsky's Rite of Spring without thinking of the most carnal thoughts of men. #PrideMonthtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Mayor Lightfoot set to head to New York City, will appear on Stephen Colbert's late night show nbcchi.com/QxxL7KV

The Obama Center's rape of Chicago's lakefront chicagonow.com/dennis-byrnes-…

You can ditch your car for public transit and refill a reusable water bottle rather than buying plastic. But good l… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

DAVENPORT — A man who thought he'd been shot actually suffered a cut lip when he fell to the ground Saturday after… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Hundreds of divers picked up more than 1,600 pounds of trash and 60 pounds of fishing line from the waters around a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A 15-year-old Simeon Career Academy freshman who family members say mostly kept to himself was shot and killed as h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Illinois gas tax hikes may benefit Indiana gas stations, experts say nbcchi.com/kM0sscN

The mayor of Phoenix formally apologized to a family who said officers held them at gunpoint after their young daug… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

High-speed race leads to crash in Springfield bit.ly/2IOvBRw

A Lakeview priest can return to his congregation after both state and church investigators determined child abuse a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump backing bill to ban flag burning, which was declared to be a constitutionally protected form of free speech b… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A special mass honored fallen Chicago police officers, and the families missing them on Father's Day. via.wgntv.com/Ee71P

A free preschool program was criticized for giving preference to kids from Chicago's richest attendance area. Now… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Man fatally struck by train in Monroe County had been working on farm bit.ly/2MQAU8z

After 4-year-old took doll from store, video shows Phoenix cops pulling guns, screaming at parents… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It took over a year for Boeing to tell regulators that a safety indicator in the cockpit of its top-selling plane d… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We're letting them lead this, but they would come up with a plan to raise funds." saukvalley.com/2019/06/15/par…

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Trump calls newspaper report on Russia power grid attacks "virtual act of treason" nbcchi.com/xanWHFS pic.twitter.com/AJSmAIbW76

Grace's dad, Chicago police Cmdr. Paul Bauer, was killed in the line of duty. Amelie's dad, a pediatric surgeon nam… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Israel moves to name a Golan Heights settlement after Trump. It's called Ramat Trump and has ten residents.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

This lavish $60m mega mansion in Vaucluse just might be one of Australia's best homes bit.ly/2XQVGpFtwitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“I realize there are pros and cons to electing a school board. Lord knows, Chicago's voters don't exactly have the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Boeing CEO concedes "mistake" with planes in two fatal crashes nbcchi.com/Q8DDzIW pic.twitter.com/N2wYBcRwAc

Keep competing for now, says columnist Laura Washington, keep push your ideas into the mainstream. But at some poin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Help me if you can, Quad-Cities. I'm feeling down. qconline.com/lifestyles/sha…

Aspiring Marshall County pilots get head start on flight training pjstar.com/news/20190616/…

Tornado activity reported Saturday night near South Pekin and Shirley pjstar.com/news/20190616/…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. “I think we have a very real risk of losing the Presidency to Donald Trump.” I agree… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cyclists, organizers enjoy Ride the River, as a family-friendly Father's Day celebration dlvr.it/R6kKnM pic.twitter.com/z4U1EqdB5q

With demand for CBD growing faster than the plants themselves, Illinois farmers are making big bets on hemp. The re… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Around 30 people celebrated Mass at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris Saturday night, the first since a fire destroyed… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Waves as high as 6 feet and strong rip currents are expected on beaches in Cook and Lake counties. bit.ly/2Rpdjuk

EAST MOLINE – It's been quite a year for the big, bad Mississippi River, and while record-setting flooding in May f… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A giant dead zone has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. The largest single contributing source? Pollution from Chicago. trib.al/3aLKPbI

Today's Sports Sunday Fan Zone Question: In honor of Father’s Day, what is your favorite sports memory involving yo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cheers @LukeStuckmeyer! See you tonight on a new episode of @NBCSBeerMoney airing at 7:30! 🍻💸😎 pic.twitter.com/HkUCF5qbiK

EAST MOLINE – It's been quite a year for the big, bad Mississippi River, and while record-setting flooding in May f… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they're closer to arresting the person they credit with ordering a hit on… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Simpson wants moratorium on new Ward 2 liquor licenses bit.ly/2XUxEtO

A year ago, Tribune Tower was home to an old newsroom, a bunch of journalists and a few cockroaches. Now it's being… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Jon Favreau, director of "Iron Man" and the upcoming "The Lion King," received the Renaissance Award last night. Hi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Texas is going to spend a million dollars on a program to encourage people to lock up their guns. The plan is oppos… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Some University Park neighborhoods cleared, but most remain under "do not consume" order due to elevated lead level… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Officials warn of dangerous blue-green algae blooms that could form on Illinois rivers this summer nbcchi.com/FcDkVL5

A Monterey Cypress tree thought to be the inspiration behind Dr. Seuss' "The Lorax" fell for unknown reasons this w… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A major California bankruptcy could lead Chicago-based power giant @Exelon to lose most of its wind farms and a hug… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former NBA player, Anthony Grundy, has pleaded not guilty in connection with a fatal hit-a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nationally-ranked University of Minnesota heavyweight wrestler Gable Stevenson and a teammate ha… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

It’s a very good season for fried chicken in Chicago. chicagoreader.com/chicago/big-bo…

Shyanne was a very shy little puppy so her owners named her Shyanne. qconline.com/lifestyles/pet…

A percentage of the urgent care's profits is donated to Project Outreach and Prevention, an organization that helps… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Blended Restaurant and Bakery blends dietary needs with comforts of home pjstar.com/news/20190616/…

The NBC 5 News at 5 starts NOW! Tune in via our livestream here nbcchi.com/g5MjtXq

A Catholic priest who faced allegations of sexual impropriety tied to a Midlothian-based parish, where he was first… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Without federal safety net, Illinois vegetable farmers are hoping for dry summer to save pumpkin, squash crops nbcchi.com/UWfCEV8

For your Sunday night grilling sesh bit.ly/2YDEBiN

“Men In Black International” brought in an estimated $28.5 million in its North American debut, taking the top spot… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fox News poll shows all five leading Democratic presidential candidates beating Trump (margin of error +/- 3%)… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Embattled former rugby player Israel Folau has intensified his attack on homosexuals and taken aim at youth undergo… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Springfield police respond to three shots fired cases bit.ly/2x0usRm

In January, the Rev. Patrick Lee was removed as pastor of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church as an investigation into an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Alabama orders 'chemical castration' of some child molesters nbcchi.com/fR3FpsV pic.twitter.com/R8rXfZC5Ut

Forecasters have issued a hazardous beach statement, warning of waves between 3 and 6 feet high and dangerous swimm… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

How The Wrong Real Estate Attorney Can Screw Up Your Transaction chicagonow.com/getting-real/2…

Almost 70% in new Poll say don’t impeach. So ridiculous to even be talking about this subject when all of the crime… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Lloyd scores 2 and the US downs Chile 3-0 at the World Cup nbcchi.com/k3aaQeW pic.twitter.com/9TpnH1WcC1

Drivers traveling through the area should expect delays. bit.ly/2IkCKtR