Sat, 22 Sep 2018

Amazon hopes to launch 3,000 cashierless food stores

SEATTLE, U.S. - Amazon, which launched its first cashierless food store in Seattle in December 2016 and has since unveiled ...

McDonald's staff go on strike over its harassment policy

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Protesting against the company's sexual harassment policy, staff at McDonald's restaurants in ten U.S. cities staged walkouts ...

Rodgers will not practice until Friday

While the game plan will change, the Green Bay Packers are sticking with the same blueprint for Aaron Rodgers this ...

Struggling Dynamo playing last-place Oklahoma City FC

There's still a faint possibility of the Houston Dynamo making a return trip to the postseason this year. Orlando City, ...

Yankees host Orioles, turn attention toward wild card

NEW YORK -- The American League East race is officially over and the New York Yankees can turn their focus ...

Rested Cubs take on cross-town rival White Sox

CHICAGO -- For the first time in a month, the Chicago Cubs will play after an off-day as they head ...

Veterans open on mound in Royals-Tigers series

A couple veteran pitchers who are finishing strong after a rough season will square off Friday night in Detroit. Kansas ...

Cardinals begin final homestand against Giants

John Gant has turned from occasional spot starter to fixture in the St. Louis Cardinals' rotation. Now he needs to ...

Seahawks hope to turn things around vs. Cowboys

Still licking their wounds from two disheartening road losses to open the 2018 season, the Seattle Seahawks believe some much-needed ...

Brewers look to hold off pesky Pirates

If not for the pesky Pittsburgh Pirates, the Milwaukee Brewers might be leading the National League Central, or at least ...

Cardinals will try to beat the rush against Bears

The Arizona Cardinals have scored just six points while losing their first two games of the season and face a ...

NFL notebook: Steelers Brown angered by losing

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown went on the offensive while meeting with reporters on Thursday. Brown has been the ...

Raiders-Dolphins: Gruden seeks first win in 3,584 days

The Oakland Raiders visit the Miami Dolphins Sunday in the Wannabe Bowl at 1 p.m. ET at Hard Rock Stadium. ...

Rodgers worried knee will worsen throughout season

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers expressed concern that his ailing left knee will only get worse as the season ...

Pitchers eye milestone wins in Reds-Marlins opener

MIAMI -- Cincinnati Reds left-hander Cody Reed and Miami Marlins right-hander Jeff Brigham, both looking for their first win as ...

Indians, White Sox to start pitchers with 21 combined losses

CLEVELAND -- Two veteran pitchers nearing the end of forgettable seasons will oppose each other on the mound Wednesday night ...

Chicago Alderman To Change Plea In Federal Bribery Case

CHICAGO (AP) - A prominent Chicago alderman who pleaded not guilty to bribery and wire fraud two years ago is ...

Apartment portion of Aqua Tower, wavy skyscraper designed by Jeanne Gang, up for sale

The Aqua Tower is seen from below on July 20, 2015, in Chicago. The developer of the tower is seeking ...

Google and Facebook are on the hunt in Illinois for fresh tech talent. Here's how Chicago companies compete.

Student Iqra Memon, center, waits to talk to a representative from JP Morgan Chase on Sept. 6, 2018, after a ...

State Supreme Court upholds law allowing hospital property-tax exemptions

The Illinois Supreme Court on Sept. 20, 2018 upheld a lower court's ruling that a law exempting not-for-profit hospitals from ...

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Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

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