Month: January 2017


Charges Expected in Brutal Chicago Facebook Assault

Charges are expected against four people who police say beat a man in an assault that was broadcast live on Facebook, Chicago police said. The victim is a suburban Chicago resident who Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said has “mental health...

/ January 5, 2017
Clintons, George W. Bush to Attend Trump’s Inauguration

The Clintons, George W. Bush to Attend Trump’s Inauguration

Falling in line with tradition, Bill and Hillary Clinton plan to attend Donald Trump’s inauguration. It’s a decision that will put Hillary Clinton on the inaugural platform as her bitter rival from the 2016 campaign assumes the office she long...

/ January 5, 2017
Brooklyn Train Accident

100 Injured in Brooklyn Train Accident

New York City authorities say more than 100 people suffered minor injuries when a Long Island Rail Road train hit a bumping block at a Brooklyn station. Fire officials at the scene Wednesday said metal that appeared to be from...

/ January 5, 2017
Republican Presidential Candidates Particpate in Fox News Debate in Iowa

Megyn Kelly Leaving Fox for NBC

Megyn Kelly, the Fox News star who’s had a contentious relationship with President-elect Donald Trump, said Tuesday that she’s leaving the network for NBC News, where she will host a daytime talk show and a weekend news magazine, as well...

/ January 5, 2017
DirecTV drops Channel 5 News

DirecTV Drops Channel 5 News

On Tuesday, January 3, negotiations continued to restore Channel 5 to DirecTV, along with network affiliates in 25 other Hearst markets. DirecTV dropped Hearst stations, including Channel 5 News, on January 1st, 2017 when negotiation talks failed. Hearst’s contract had...

/ January 4, 2017