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22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook County This Season

22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook County This Season

The Cook County Medical Examiner said a 96-year-old Bridgeview man died as a result of hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease with cold exposu [...] Read full article: 22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook...→

22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook County This Season

22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook County This Season

The Cook County Medical Examiner said a 96-year-old Bridgeview man died as a result of hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease with cold exposu [...] Read full article: 22nd Cold-Related Death Reported in Cook...→

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Butch Yamali and Chef Chris Seidl, owner and executive chef at Long Island Milleridge Inn, have some ideas for cold and flu comfort food. Read full article: Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comf...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

The victim was an 80-year-old tourist from the Chinese province at the heart of the outbreak, who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25, the French health minist [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Ou...→

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

He is a former federal prosecutor who investigated corruption while working at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook ...→

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

The chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski has been indicted for allegedly conspiring to pay bribes to secure approval for red-light cameras [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery...→

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

The 2020 Cook County Census Trains will be wrapped with the county’s census advertising design until the end of July. Read full article: Cook County, Metra team up to give two t...→

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Sun-Times City Hall reporter Fran Spielman is joined by a Democratic candidate for Cook County State’s Attorney, Donna More. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google [...] Read full article: Fran Spielman interviews Donna More abou...→

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

The barred employee works in the county’s Office of the Chief Administrative Officer. He was accused of sexually harassing one of Preckwinkle’s employees, acco [...] Read full article: Sexual harassment allegations against Co...→

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

A professional guardian who was under criminal investigation for the death of a man under her care has been arrested in Marion County. Read full article: Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of caus...→

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus has now killed more than 900 people in China since the outbreak began in the Wuhan province in December, Chinese authorities said. On Sunday, 97 pe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in Ch...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

TOP STORIES Bombshell IG report gives fresh ammo to target 'reckless' anti-Trump dossier author U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military bui [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

One of the Democratic candidates for Cook County circuit court clerk is being far better financed than his three rivals. Read full article: Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County ...→

Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating Death at Cook County Jail

A detainee beaten to death last weekend at Cook County Jail suffered injuries so severe, they were similar to those of a person who had been involved in a car [...] Read full article: Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating ...→

Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Cook County health board independent • Ethylene oxide debate

The company inflated its income from continuing operations by about $276 million over the last 3½ years, according to the results of its four-month-long intern [...] Read full article: Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Co...→

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

A man has died in Taiwan from the coronavirus, according to Taiwanese health officials. This marks the fourth recorded death outside China. Read full article: Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US...→

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

France's health minister said that an 80-year-old Chinese tourist from the Hubei province died at a Paris hospital on Friday. Read full article: First coronavirus death in Europe report...→

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

ENDORSEMENT:  Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

O’Brien’s long resume and insider’s understanding of the office would make him a credible challenger to Kim Foxx even if Jussie Smollett had never set foot in [...] Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s at...→

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Doherty, 64, who serves as chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski, is charged with two counts of bribery and one count of conspiracy to defra [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Ind...→

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

The practice of putting up sham candiates, running not to win but to confuse voters to benefit the Democratic Party’s pick, goes back decades in Cook County po [...] Read full article: Running for Cook County judge (but not s...→

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Grief counselors will be on hand today at a school in Morris County following the death of an eighth grade student. Read full article: Roxbury Public Schools announces death o...→

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

The new diagnosis in San Diego brings the number of cases in the United States to 14 — with seven in California. Read full article: Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In S...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Handling of the Jussie Smollett case is at the center of the race for Cook County state's attorney for Democrats and Republicans hoping to replace incumbent Ki [...] Read full article: Smollett case at the forefront in Cook C...→

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

The fatality toll passed the 774 people believed to have died of SARS, another viral outbreak that originated in China. The total of 37,198 confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS,...→

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 16th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

Rashid would work to help end the ingrained practice of habitual appeals by establishing that appeals will be granted only on the basis of fair market value. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Boar...→

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

A mother’s boyfriend tortured a 3-year-old boy to death, hanging him upside down by his feet, striking him with a whip, taping him to a chair and beating him s [...] Read full article: Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Ins...→

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Europe has 46 cases of the virus that first emerged in central China in December. Nine European nations have reported cases, with Germany having the most at 16 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: First death outside Asia re...→

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Democratic residential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are among two prominent politicians who recently announced their support for Cook County [...] Read full article: Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook...→

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019- 2020 season. Read full article: 54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related D...→

Keep the Cook County Health board independent

Toni Preckwinkle's proposed changes would fundamentally weaken the authority, independence and legitimacy of the board. Read full article: Keep the Cook County Health board indepe...→

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County, Maryland, police believed they finally solved a cold-case killing dating back almost 28 years. But an attempt to arrest the suspect ended in [...] Read full article: Montgomery County cold-case murder suspe...→

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

But on Sunday, Feb. 2, investigators in Montgomery County say 23-year-old Nicholas Forman brutally beat Sabrina Harooni to death.... Court documents show the t [...] Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman A...→

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

“What happened to Pedro Ruiz in the Cook County Jail, while in Cook County’s custody, was not just easily preventable, was not just forseeable, but was absolut [...] Read full article: Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At ...→

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

During Foxx’s tenure, the guiding philosophy of the state’s attorney’s office has undergone a sea change — and it’s a change that must continue. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorn...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed w [...]

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease... U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military buil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

The patient was 62 with underlying medical conditions and lived in Dallas, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related D...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

Rashid would work to help end the ingrained practice of habitual appeals by establishing that appeals will be granted only on the basis of fair market value. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Boar...→

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

A man has died in Taiwan from the coronavirus, according to Taiwanese health officials. This marks the fourth recorded death outside China. Read full article: Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Europe has 46 cases of the virus that first emerged in central China in December. Nine European nations have reported cases, with Germany having the most at 16 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: First death outside Asia re...→

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

He is a former federal prosecutor who investigated corruption while working at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook ...→

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019- 2020 season. Read full article: 54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related D...→

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Doherty, 64, who serves as chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski, is charged with two counts of bribery and one count of conspiracy to defra [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Ind...→

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

The 2020 Cook County Census Trains will be wrapped with the county’s census advertising design until the end of July. Read full article: Cook County, Metra team up to give two t...→

Keep the Cook County Health board independent

Toni Preckwinkle's proposed changes would fundamentally weaken the authority, independence and legitimacy of the board. Read full article: Keep the Cook County Health board indepe...→

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Grief counselors will be on hand today at a school in Morris County following the death of an eighth grade student. Read full article: Roxbury Public Schools announces death o...→

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

But on Sunday, Feb. 2, investigators in Montgomery County say 23-year-old Nicholas Forman brutally beat Sabrina Harooni to death.... Court documents show the t [...] Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman A...→

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

The new diagnosis in San Diego brings the number of cases in the United States to 14 — with seven in California. Read full article: Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In S...→

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Sun-Times City Hall reporter Fran Spielman is joined by a Democratic candidate for Cook County State’s Attorney, Donna More. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google [...] Read full article: Fran Spielman interviews Donna More abou...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

A professional guardian who was under criminal investigation for the death of a man under her care has been arrested in Marion County. Read full article: Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of caus...→

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

During Foxx’s tenure, the guiding philosophy of the state’s attorney’s office has undergone a sea change — and it’s a change that must continue. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorn...→

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

The fatality toll passed the 774 people believed to have died of SARS, another viral outbreak that originated in China. The total of 37,198 confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS,...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

TOP STORIES Bombshell IG report gives fresh ammo to target 'reckless' anti-Trump dossier author U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military bui [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

The patient was 62 with underlying medical conditions and lived in Dallas, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related D...→

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 16th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating Death at Cook County Jail

A detainee beaten to death last weekend at Cook County Jail suffered injuries so severe, they were similar to those of a person who had been involved in a car [...] Read full article: Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating ...→

Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Cook County health board independent • Ethylene oxide debate

The company inflated its income from continuing operations by about $276 million over the last 3½ years, according to the results of its four-month-long intern [...] Read full article: Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Co...→

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Butch Yamali and Chef Chris Seidl, owner and executive chef at Long Island Milleridge Inn, have some ideas for cold and flu comfort food. Read full article: Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comf...→

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

A mother’s boyfriend tortured a 3-year-old boy to death, hanging him upside down by his feet, striking him with a whip, taping him to a chair and beating him s [...] Read full article: Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Ins...→

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

France's health minister said that an 80-year-old Chinese tourist from the Hubei province died at a Paris hospital on Friday. Read full article: First coronavirus death in Europe report...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

The victim was an 80-year-old tourist from the Chinese province at the heart of the outbreak, who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25, the French health minist [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Ou...→

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Democratic residential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are among two prominent politicians who recently announced their support for Cook County [...] Read full article: Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook...→

ENDORSEMENT:  Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

O’Brien’s long resume and insider’s understanding of the office would make him a credible challenger to Kim Foxx even if Jussie Smollett had never set foot in [...] Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s at...→

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

The chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski has been indicted for allegedly conspiring to pay bribes to secure approval for red-light cameras [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery...→

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

The practice of putting up sham candiates, running not to win but to confuse voters to benefit the Democratic Party’s pick, goes back decades in Cook County po [...] Read full article: Running for Cook County judge (but not s...→

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County, Maryland, police believed they finally solved a cold-case killing dating back almost 28 years. But an attempt to arrest the suspect ended in [...] Read full article: Montgomery County cold-case murder suspe...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

The barred employee works in the county’s Office of the Chief Administrative Officer. He was accused of sexually harassing one of Preckwinkle’s employees, acco [...] Read full article: Sexual harassment allegations against Co...→

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

“What happened to Pedro Ruiz in the Cook County Jail, while in Cook County’s custody, was not just easily preventable, was not just forseeable, but was absolut [...] Read full article: Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At ...→

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Handling of the Jussie Smollett case is at the center of the race for Cook County state's attorney for Democrats and Republicans hoping to replace incumbent Ki [...] Read full article: Smollett case at the forefront in Cook C...→

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus has now killed more than 900 people in China since the outbreak began in the Wuhan province in December, Chinese authorities said. On Sunday, 97 pe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in Ch...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed w [...]

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease... U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military buil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

One of the Democratic candidates for Cook County circuit court clerk is being far better financed than his three rivals. Read full article: Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County ...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Cook County health board independent • Ethylene oxide debate

The company inflated its income from continuing operations by about $276 million over the last 3½ years, according to the results of its four-month-long intern [...] Read full article: Baxter accounting error • Op-ed: Keep Co...→

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Board of Review in Cook County Democratic primary

Rashid would work to help end the ingrained practice of habitual appeals by establishing that appeals will be granted only on the basis of fair market value. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Abdelnasser Rashid for Boar...→

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comfort Dishes

Butch Yamali and Chef Chris Seidl, owner and executive chef at Long Island Milleridge Inn, have some ideas for cold and flu comfort food. Read full article: Check Out These Cold And Flu Season Comf...→

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US cruise passengers released from quarantine

A man has died in Taiwan from the coronavirus, according to Taiwanese health officials. This marks the fourth recorded death outside China. Read full article: Coronavirus death reported in Taiwan, US...→

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Inside Chester County Home: Prosecutors

A mother’s boyfriend tortured a 3-year-old boy to death, hanging him upside down by his feet, striking him with a whip, taping him to a chair and beating him s [...] Read full article: Mom, Boyfriend Beat Boy, 3, to Death Ins...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

First coronavirus death in Europe reported, while China announces more than 2,500 new cases

France's health minister said that an 80-year-old Chinese tourist from the Hubei province died at a Paris hospital on Friday. Read full article: First coronavirus death in Europe report...→

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Coronavirus: First death outside Asia reported in France

Europe has 46 cases of the virus that first emerged in central China in December. Nine European nations have reported cases, with Germany having the most at 16 [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: First death outside Asia re...→

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France

The victim was an 80-year-old tourist from the Chinese province at the heart of the outbreak, who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25, the French health minist [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Ou...→

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 17 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx’s Reelection Bid

Democratic residential candidates Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are among two prominent politicians who recently announced their support for Cook County [...] Read full article: Sanders, Warren Among Supporters in Cook...→

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook County Circuit Court clerk in Democratic primary

He is a former federal prosecutor who investigated corruption while working at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Michael Cabonargi for Cook ...→

ENDORSEMENT:  Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s attorney in Cook County Republican primary

O’Brien’s long resume and insider’s understanding of the office would make him a credible challenger to Kim Foxx even if Jussie Smollett had never set foot in [...] Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Pat O’Brien for state’s at...→

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related Death In Dallas

Dallas County Health and Human Services (DCHHS) is reporting the 17th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019- 2020 season. Read full article: 54-Year-Old Man Dies, 17th Flu-Related D...→

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery Charges in Red-Light Camera Probe

The chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski has been indicted for allegedly conspiring to pay bribes to secure approval for red-light cameras [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Indicted on Bribery...→

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Indicted On Bribery Charges In Red Light Camera Probe

Doherty, 64, who serves as chief of staff to Cook County Commissioner Jeff Tobolski, is charged with two counts of bribery and one count of conspiracy to defra [...] Read full article: Cook County Official Patrick Doherty Ind...→

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

Cook County, Metra team up to give two trains a 2020 Census makeover

The 2020 Cook County Census Trains will be wrapped with the county’s census advertising design until the end of July. Read full article: Cook County, Metra team up to give two t...→

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

Running for Cook County judge (but not so anyone would know it)

The practice of putting up sham candiates, running not to win but to confuse voters to benefit the Democratic Party’s pick, goes back decades in Cook County po [...] Read full article: Running for Cook County judge (but not s...→

Keep the Cook County Health board independent

Toni Preckwinkle's proposed changes would fundamentally weaken the authority, independence and legitimacy of the board. Read full article: Keep the Cook County Health board indepe...→

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Roxbury Public Schools announces death of 8th grade student in Morris County

Grief counselors will be on hand today at a school in Morris County following the death of an eighth grade student. Read full article: Roxbury Public Schools announces death o...→

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County cold-case murder suspect killed during arrest attempt

Montgomery County, Maryland, police believed they finally solved a cold-case killing dating back almost 28 years. But an attempt to arrest the suspect ended in [...] Read full article: Montgomery County cold-case murder suspe...→

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman Allegedly Beaten To Death By Boyfriend In Montgomery County Speaks Out

But on Sunday, Feb. 2, investigators in Montgomery County say 23-year-old Nicholas Forman brutally beat Sabrina Harooni to death.... Court documents show the t [...] Read full article: EXCLUSIVE: Family Of 22-Year-Old Woman A...→

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In San Diego County As Local Lab Works To Create Vaccine

The new diagnosis in San Diego brings the number of cases in the United States to 14 — with seven in California. Read full article: Second Case Of Coronavirus Reported In S...→

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Fran Spielman interviews Donna More about Cook County State’s Attorney campaign

Sun-Times City Hall reporter Fran Spielman is joined by a Democratic candidate for Cook County State’s Attorney, Donna More. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Google [...] Read full article: Fran Spielman interviews Donna More abou...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

Sexual harassment allegations against Cook County employee lead to workplace restrictions

The barred employee works in the county’s Office of the Chief Administrative Officer. He was accused of sexually harassing one of Preckwinkle’s employees, acco [...] Read full article: Sexual harassment allegations against Co...→

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Deadly sting, wrong target: How the death of a cop’s son led King County deputies to kill a Des Moines teen

Records show how King County sheriff's deputies, hunting for the killers of a Seattle police officer's son, lured the wrong target, leading to the death of a D [...] Read full article: Deadly sting, wrong target: How the deat...→

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At Cook County Jail, Sues Sheriff And Cellmate Christian Gonzalez,

“What happened to Pedro Ruiz in the Cook County Jail, while in Cook County’s custody, was not just easily preventable, was not just forseeable, but was absolut [...] Read full article: Family Of Pedro Ruiz, Killed In Cell At ...→

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of causing death, arrested in Marion County

A professional guardian who was under criminal investigation for the death of a man under her care has been arrested in Marion County. Read full article: Rebecca Fierle, guardian accused of caus...→

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Smollett case at the forefront in Cook County state's attorney races

Handling of the Jussie Smollett case is at the center of the race for Cook County state's attorney for Democrats and Republicans hoping to replace incumbent Ki [...] Read full article: Smollett case at the forefront in Cook C...→

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorney in Cook County Democratic primary

During Foxx’s tenure, the guiding philosophy of the state’s attorney’s office has undergone a sea change — and it’s a change that must continue. Read full article: ENDORSEMENT: Kim Foxx for state’s attorn...→

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in China, more than 40K cases reported

Coronavirus has now killed more than 900 people in China since the outbreak began in the Wuhan province in December, Chinese authorities said. On Sunday, 97 pe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus death toll exceeds 900 in Ch...→

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS, but fewer new cases reported

The fatality toll passed the 774 people believed to have died of SARS, another viral outbreak that originated in China. The total of 37,198 confirmed cases of [...] Read full article: China’s virus death toll surpasses SARS,...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed w [...]

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease... U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military buil [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms first reported death of American diagnosed with disease

TOP STORIES Bombshell IG report gives fresh ammo to target 'reckless' anti-Trump dossier author U.S. investors unwittingly fueling China's massive military bui [...] Read full article: Coronavirus epidemic: U.S. confirms firs...→

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related Death Of Season

The patient was 62 with underlying medical conditions and lived in Dallas, according to Dallas County Health and Human Services. Read full article: Dallas County Reports 16th Flu-Related D...→

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County court clerk race, records show

One of the Democratic candidates for Cook County circuit court clerk is being far better financed than his three rivals. Read full article: Cabonargi is best-funded in Cook County ...→

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2019-2020 Season

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the 16th flu-related death in Dallas County for the 2019-2020 season. Read full article: DCHHS Reports 16 Flu-Related Deaths of 2...→

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfriend To Death, Goes To Court Appearance Before Taking Her To Hospital

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — The Montgomery County district attorney says a Collegeville man who beat his girlfriend to death went to a court appearance on Monday b [...] Read full article: Montgomery County DA: Man Beats Girlfrie...→

Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating Death at Cook County Jail

A detainee beaten to death last weekend at Cook County Jail suffered injuries so severe, they were similar to those of a person who had been involved in a car [...] Read full article: Murder Charge Filed in Detainee Beating ...→