Summer Violence Could Overwhelm Coronavirus Precautions At Cook County Jail"I'm probably 500 people away from where this can't work," said Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart.
'We Were In Fear Of Our Lives'; St. Louis Couple Seen Pointing Guns At Protesters Who Marched On Mayor's HomeA group of 300 protesters, chanting "resign Lyda, take the cops with you," marched after St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson read the names and addresses of demonstrators calling for police reform during a Friday afternoon Facebook Live video.
FAA Authorizes Boeing To Begin Test Flights Of Grounded 737 Max PlanesBoeing has received clearance to begin test flights of its troubled 737 Max jet, a spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration said Sunday. The test flights of could begin as early as Monday.
2 Killed, 1 Critically Wounded In Shooting At Bunn-O-Matic Warehouse In Springfield; Gunman Found DeadTwo employees were killed and another was critically injured Friday morning at a warehouse in central Illinois, all apparently shot by a coworker who was found fatally shot in his car later in the day, police said.
Indiana Police Officers On Leave For Chokehold Use Days After Department's BanPolice departments around the world have moved to ban the dangerous neck restraints in recent weeks.
Missouri Woman Asked Merriam-Webster To Update Its Definition Of Racism; Dictionary Will Make The Change"I was super happy because I really felt like that was a step in a good direction for a lot of positive change for a lot of different positive conversations that can really help change the world and helps change how people view things," Kennedy Mitchum said.
Michael Jordan Says 'This Is A Tipping Point' For Racism In Society"This is a tipping point. We need to make a stand. We've got to be better as a society regarding race," Jordan said.
Boeing Is Building The 737 Max Again, Even Though It Is Not Yet Approved To FlyThe company temporarily stopped building the plane in January, before the COVID-19 pandemic hit most of the world's airlines.
Biker Bar Opens For Memorial Day Weekend Bash In Violation Of Gov. JB Pritzker's Stay-At-Home OrderPoopy's Pub opened the gates on Friday, and the bikers came from near and far. Not on the menu: social distancing or masks.
Notre Dame Plans To Bring Students Back To Campus 2 Weeks Early And Will Skip Fall BreakSeveral other universities also plan to scrap fall break and end the semester early, citing the increased risk of sending thousands of students back home and then back to campus.
Game-Worn Michael Jordan Sneakers Sell For Record $560,000 At Sotheby's Auction"Following a bidding war which drove the value up by US $300,000 within the final twenty minutes of the sale, the pair achieved more than 3.5x their $150,000 high estimate," Sotheby's said.
Abbott's Fast COVID-19 Test Might Miss Too Many Cases, NYU Study FindsThe Food and Drug Administration, which permitted the Abbott test under emergency use authorization in March, is also investigating.
Obama Says White House Response To Coronavirus Has Been 'Absolute Chaotic Disaster'"That's why, I, by the way, am going to be spending as much time as necessary and campaigning as hard as I can for Joe Biden," Obama said.
U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth Pushes Fix For Parents Of Babies Born This Year To Get Stimulus Funds Quicker"This is something that they are entitled to anyway, just don't make them wait 18 months for it," Duckworth told CNN in an interview Friday.
Michael Jordan's Signature Air Jordan Shoes From 1985 Are Going Up For AuctionThe mid-top sneakers were made exclusively for Jordan, so this pair varies slightly from the version available to the public.