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Clinton accepts nomination, says we’re ‘stronger together’

Clinton accepts nomination, says we’re ‘stronger together’

Julie Pace and Robert Furlow

July 29, 2016


Filed under Nation & World, Politics

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader steeled for a volatile world. She aggressively challenged Republican Donald Trump's ability to do the same. "Imagine him in the Oval Office ...

Munich: 6 dead, some wounded; up to 3 shooters

Munich: 6 dead, some wounded; up to 3 shooters

Associated Press and Rachel Hinton

July 22, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

Munich police spokesman said that six people are dead and several are wounded in a shooting attack outside a McDonald's restaurant in Munich. Munich police spokesman Marcus Martins said they are aware of reports that a man has killed himself while he was being arrested, but said there is no confirmation...

Trump officially wins GOP nomination

Brendan Moore

July 20, 2016


Filed under Nation & World, Politics

Republicans made official Tuesday what has been known for months: Donald Trump will be the party’s nominee for president. Delegates from various states and territories gave their official stamp of approval with little drama, a vastly different image than was expected just a few months ago, when...

Gunman ‘was seeking out,’ ambushed Baton Rouge officers

Gunman ‘was seeking out,’ ambushed Baton Rouge officers

Associated Press

July 18, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

A former Marine dressed in black and carrying extra ammunition ambushed police in Baton Rouge, shooting and killing three law enforcement officers less than two weeks after a black man was fatally shot by police there in a confrontation that sparked nightly protests that reverberated nationwide. Th...

Sanders endorsement sparks similar responses amongst DePaul students

Sanders endorsement sparks similar responses amongst DePaul students

Danielle Harris

July 17, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

Despite prior claims that he would continue campaigning through the Democratic National Convention (DNC), Sen. Bernie Sanders publicly endorsed Hillary Clinton June 12 during a Clinton rally in New Hampshire. “Secretary Clinton has won the Democratic nominating process, and I congratulate her for ...

Sanders endorses Clinton

Sanders endorses Clinton

Associated Press

July 12, 2016


Filed under Nation & World, News

Bernie Sanders, whose calls for a "political revolution" energized millions of voters across the nation, offered a long-awaited endorsement of his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Tuesday, calling for unity just two weeks shy of the Democratic National Convention. Standing alongside one another at...

Deadliest attack in a year kills 115 in central Baghdad

Deadliest attack in a year kills 115 in central Baghdad

Associated Press

July 5, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

BAGHDAD (AP) — A devastating truck bombing on a bustling commercial street in downtownBaghdad killed 115 people early Sunday, brutally underscoring the Islamic State group's ability to strike the capital despite a string of battlefield losses elsewhere in the country. It was the deadliest terr...

FBI says it won’t recommend charges in Clinton email matter

FBI says it won’t recommend charges in Clinton email matter

Associated Press

July 5, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

The FBI won't recommend criminal charges against Hillary Clinton for her use of a private email server while secretary of state, agency Director James Comey said Tuesday, lifting a major legal threat to her presidential campaign. Comey said that although the investigation found "extremely careless"...

Suspected IS attack kills dozens at Istanbul’s airport

Associated Press

June 28, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

ISTANBUL (AP) — Suspected Islamic State group extremists have hit the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing dozens of people and wounding many others, Turkish officials said Tuesday. Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said 31 people were killed in the attack while another senior government official told The Associated Press it could climb much high...

In the midst of crisis, Brazil’s president faces impeachment

In the midst of crisis, Brazil’s president faces impeachment

AJ Karolczak

June 3, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

Amid the concerns and attention surrounding the Zika virus, the upcoming Olympics, and a volatile economy, Brazil is grappling with the possibility of presidential impeachment. Read More »...

DePaul research helps former addicts return to communities

DePaul research helps former addicts return to communities

Rachel Hinton

May 30, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

Leon Venable, owner and chief operating officer of the Kalimba House Corporation, didn’t really know about the Oxford House program until he needed it most. While he was recovering from his addiction, he lived in one of the organization's houses — the first in Illinois — for three years as he ...

Half of all U.S. counties have unhealthy levels of ozone

Half of all U.S. counties have unhealthy levels of ozone

Erin Yarnall

May 22, 2016


Filed under Nation & World

There’s something in the air in Chicago. No, it’s not the warm weather, the outdoor restaurants or the great starts that both baseball teams have so far. It’s air pollution, and it’s impacting cities throughout the United States and the rest of the world. Read More »...

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