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    Bulls Game Notes For Friday vs. Cleveland

    * Chicago has won its last three home games against Cleveland, although the last two of these games were each decided by three or fewer points. * The Cavaliers have lost five of their last six road games when playing on zero days’ rest (0-1 in 2016-17). Each of these losses has been by 9+ points. The Cavaliers lost to the Clippers 113-94 in Cleveland on Thursday. * Chicago’s bench players got outscored by the Lakers’ reserves 56 to 16 […]

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    Boy whose father got matching cancer scar tattoo facing brain tumor for second time

    HUTCHINSON, Kan. – In June, a young boy named Gabe received life-saving brain surgery. But he felt self-conscious about the horseshoe-shaped scar that was left behind. His dad, realizing the impact it was having on Gabe, got a tattoo on his head to match his son’s incision. Both bald, dad and son held strong. Now, six months later, the two must be stronger than ever: Gabe’s brain cancer is back. “Pretty much we were told that the tumor is becoming […]

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    Bears QB Jay Cutler will have surgery on his injured shoulder, will be out the rest of the season

    LAKE FOREST – It was just about a week ago when John Fox was careful not to double his starting quarterback’s ability to comeback faster than expected from injury. But in a rough 2016 season, nothing is ordinary. Hence Jay Cutler has played his last football in 2016. On Thursday Fox announced that Cutler will undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and will miss the rest of the 2016 season. The quarterback missed last week’s game […]

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    Colombia plane crash: 75 killed, 6 survive, including 3 Brazilian soccer team members

    NEAR MEDELLIN, Colombia — Investigators combing the wreckage of a charter plane that crashed in Colombia found a sixth survivor under the aircraft’s fuselage Tuesday morning, officials said. Video from the scene showed rescuers carrying a man on a stretcher away from the crash site. At least 75 people were killed in the deadly crash, Medellin Mayor Federico Gutiérrez said. Passengers on the charter flight included players from the Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense, who were on their way to Colombia to […]

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    Enter NASA’s ‘space poop challenge’ and you could win $30,000

    Pooping in space “isn’t glamorous, but it is necessary for survival,” an astronaut explains—yet it’s presenting quite a challenge for NASA. See, while the International Space Station has a pretty fancy toilet, an astronaut must wear a diaper during launch and landing activities or while spacewalking. But as NASA looks toward future missions in deep space, it’s also looking for a way for astronauts to relieve themselves while remaining in their space suits for up to six days, reports Time. […]

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    Clinton campaign: We are taking part in the recount

    WASHINGTON — Hillary Clinton’s campaign said Saturday it will take part in efforts to push for recounts in several key states, joining with Green Party candidate Jill Stein, who has raised millions of dollars to have votes counted again in Wisconsin. But, in a post on Medium, Marc Elias, the campaign’s counsel, said the campaign’s own investigation has not uncovered any evidence of hacking of voting systems. In the campaign’s most detailed comments to date on the recount, Elias wrote […]

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    Man shoots and kills teen after verbal dispute in West Virginia

    William Ronald Pulliam appeared unrepentant after fatally shooting a teenager during a confrontation outside a West Virginia discount store. “The way I look at it, that’s another piece of trash off the street,” Pulliam allegedly told police, according to a criminal complaint. But the 62-year-old man, in a jailhouse interview with CNN affiliate WCHS, categorically denied making that statement. He said he feared for his life when 15-year-old James Means allegedly pulled a gun on him. The complaint did not […]

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    Obama gives last Thanksgiving address: ‘no matter our differences, we are still one people’

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama called for unity in his final Thanksgiving address Thursday, just weeks after what he called the “sometimes divisive campaign” came to a close. “As a country, we’ve just emerged from a noisy, passionate, and sometimes divisive campaign season,” Obama said in his weekly address. “After all, elections are often where we emphasize what sets us apart. We face off in a contest of ‘us’ versus ‘them.’ We focus on the candidate we support instead of […]

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    Beth Long previews the IHSA state football championships on Sports Feed

    CHICAGO – Usually when it comes to high school football on Thanksgiving weekend, all the drama comes on the field. During two days eight games are played to decided eight IHSA football champions. Usually enough transpired during the contest to make memories for a lifetime. But this week the drama has been all off the field before the game even begins. The controversial finish between Fenwick and Plainfield North went all the way to court before finally the latter team […]

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    WGN anchor lip syncs Gucci Mane song during proposal story

    Rapper Gucci Mane got engaged on the Kiss Cam during the Atlanta Hawks game Tuesday night. Naturally, when WGN Morning News Sports anchor Pat Tomasulo read the story, he proceeded to lip sync a little of Mane’s song “I Think I Love Her.” As Tomasulo noted, Mane has now confirmed very publicly that he does indeed “love her.” Watch the clip in its entirety in the player above. Also during Tuesday’s game, Mane gave a contest-winning fan a Rolex and he performed at […]