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    Winter Storm Watch issued for Chicago area

    CHICAGO — The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Saturday evening through late Sunday night. The counties affected include Cook, DuPage, Iroquois, Kane, Kankakee, Lake, McHenry and Will. Snow will develop over the area Saturday evening through late Sunday night. According to the NWS, There’s potential for greater than 6 inches of snow north of Interstate 88 and possibly in excess of 8 inches south of I-88. Periods of snow could lead to reduced visibilities under a mile and snow covered […]

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    US Airman surprises family with on-ice homecoming

    TAMPA — A U.S. Airman gave his two oldest children the shock of their lives at a Tampa Bay Lightning hockey game. According to CBS Sports, Master Sergeant Chris Mckeen’s two children, Katelyn and C.J., were brought on the ice to participate in one of the between-period games. After explaining the game’s impossible rules, host Greg Wolf told the siblings to turn around. That’s when their father came out through the bench. Katelyn dropped to her knees, then ran into her fathers arms. […]

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    Teacher on phone pepper-sprayed by officer as he walked by police line

    SEATTLE — A school teacher in Seattle is suing the city after a police officer pepper-sprayed him as he walked by a police line during protests on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The entire incident was caught on camera. KCPQ reports that Jesse Hagopian was hit in the face with pepper spray as he was talking on the phone to his mother when it happened. “I yelled out, my mom was in distress as she heard me yell and couldn’t see me,” Hagopian […]

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    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, more celebs take responsibility for deflate-gate

    In case you were wondering who truly deflated the New England Patriots’ footballs, numerous suspects have stepped forward. Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, John Krasinski and other celebrity Patriots fans revealed their involvement in Deflate-Gate in a hilarious Jimmy Kimmel skit. One thing is now clear, Tommy Brady, his piercing blue eyes, and those lips were not responsible for the lack of air in the footballs.

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    FBI warns college students about a message sent to school email accounts

    RICHMOND, Va. — The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Better Business Bureau have issued a warning to college students about an email scam running rampant through school email accounts. The emails, according to the BBB, are similar to past “work from home” scams. The email includes a job offer in the human resources or payroll department of the company, according to WTVR. The scam happens when the students are asked to accept a “payroll deposit” into their personal bank account. […]

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    Little boy’s response to girl’s note will have you shocked that he’s only 10

    FRESNO, Calif. — A fifth grade girl named Jayden Findley noticed that a boy in her class kept looking at her, so she decided to find out why. She penned a simple note asking the boy, “Do you me like me? Yes or no,” even including boxes for him to easily check off the answer. The boy’s mature response has caused the note to go viral. He responded: “I don’t know. I don’t know myself yet. Plus I’m under a lot of […]

  • 5th grader reports Friday’s weather forecast

    Friday Forecaster: Diana Mena, 5th grade, Nathanael Greene School

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    How you can earn $13K a year by selling your poop

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — You can make thousands of dollars and save lives at the same time by doing something you do everyday. A non-profit called OpenBiome is interested in your poop. They take samples of that and process it so it can be given to patients infected with a certain bacteria. They pay $40 per sample. There’s a $50 bonus if you come in five days a week. Do that every week, and you can make $13,000 in a year. The catch […]

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