Cook County jailer charged in DUI crash death of 2nd jailer

A Cook County correctional officer faces a drunken driving charge in a three-vehicle crash in Chicago's west suburbs that killed a fellow jail officer
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Chicago police seize $1 million worth of marijuana

Three men have been arrested on felony drug charges after police seized more than $1 million worth of marijuana during raids of a condominium in Chicago and a h
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This royal name is the fastest-growing baby name for girls

One of the first big decisions parents will make when they have a child is what to name them. Many people put a lot of thought into baby names, and inspiration
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The reason you might want to stop using public bathroom hand dryers for good

It's hard to go into most public bathrooms these days and not see a hand dryer attached to the wall. Air dryers are being utilized in public bathrooms as a way
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The worst ice storm in American history caused billions in damage

One of the most deadly and most devastating American winter storms in recent memory was the Great Ice Storm of 1998 which lasted from January 5 through January
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This is America's best theme park holiday celebration

When you think of celebrating the holiday season at a theme park, your mind probably gravitates toward heading to Disney World for Christmas or perhaps hitting
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This everyday household item can treat your cough

Whether it's because you've been cooped up indoors all season or because of the cold weather (which is actually a pervasive weather myth) winter seems to be the
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Why do so many prices end with 9?

Walk around any retail space, be it a grocery store, boutique, big-box store or mall, and look at the prices. Very quickly, you'll notice a pattern: It seems li
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In Texas, the Chili Has No Beans

But should you find yourself in Texas with a hankering for some chili, be prepared to be served something that' s quite different than what you' re expecting. T
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The tools you must keep in your car this winter

Winter is here, which also means that the weather forecast in many parts of the country is full of snow, ice and freezing temperatures. There are a lot of thing
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Is hand sanitizer as effective as washing your hands?

When you enter a hospital, an airport, a grocery store or many other public places, there's oftentimes a hand sanitizer dispenser waiting for you. The world is
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This has been the most popular name since the 1950s

The Social Security Administration has been tracking the most popular baby names in the United States since the 1880s. Whether a name was influenced by pop cult
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This is how much it costs to put on the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Since it began in 1924, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has cemented itself as the quintessential way that many Americans officially ring in the holiday seas
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We Tried New Pretzel Pop-Tarts, and Here's What We Thought

Pop-Tart purists, you might want to sit down for this one. Kellogg' s is launching a pretzel-coated version of the iconic toaster pastry. Depending on who you a
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Green Bean Casseroles Should Only Come From Cans

Thanksgiving is a holiday of traditions. But now, I live 500 miles away from my family' s home, and I can' t always make it back to Ohio for Thanksgiving. So wh
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Red Lobster's Ugly Sweater Has a Pouch for Cheddar Bay Biscuits

The holiday season is upon us and if you' re planning on going to any parties, it' s probably time to start thinking about ugly sweaters. Red Lobster superfans
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This Is the One Thanksgiving Food You Should Never Make at Home

There is a lot of cooking involved on Thanksgiving. As you' re pulling out your favorite classic recipes and getting ready to head to the grocery store for your
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We Tried New Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Funfetti Creamers

This week, Coffee Mate announced new creamers that had us all up in our feels about two childhood treats: Cinnamon Toast Crunch and Funfetti. The nostalgic flav
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Why You Should Never Baste Your Turkey

Standing in your kitchen on Thanksgiving Day, watching the prized turkey roast in the oven, it' s common to feel the need to do something. Just like with unnece
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Which Part of the Turkey Is Healthier: White Meat or Dark?

Turkey, whether it' s roasted, smoked or fried, is the iconic centerpiece of most holiday tables. And Other Thanksgiving Questions, Answered. "Most people go fo
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