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CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago masseuse is suing Marvel Comic's Stan Lee, accusing him of inappropriate behavior during two massages in 2017. Maria Carballo filed the lawsuit Monday seeking more than $50,000 in punitive damages and attorney fees from the 95-year-old comic book writer...
CHICAGO (AP) — Children with a rare, incurable disease that causes rapid aging and early death may live longer if treated with an experimental drug first developed for cancer patients. That's according to small, preliminary study in 27 kids with progeria. The benefit was small:...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's heirs are suing Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated him after he suffered a drug overdose just a week before he died. Prince was 57 when he was found in an elevator at his Paisley Park estate on April 21, 2016. He died from an accidental...
A boost in equipment sales propelled Caterpillar's first-quarter profit, as a strong global economy helped support construction and energy industry projects. The maker of heavy equipment and machinery also greatly increased its outlook for the year, citing an upbeat global...
YORKVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A second person has pleaded guilty to stealing money from a suburban Chicago food pantry. The (Arlington Heights) Daily Herald reports William Crowley of Scottsdale, Arizona, pleaded guilty Monday to a reduced charge of theft of between $500 and $10,000...
CHICAGO (AP) — A nursing mother is suing for discrimination after being told she should use the men's restroom to express breast milk when she reported for jury duty at a Chicago court. Attorney Judith Miller says a clerk told her Oct. 2 that there was no a lactation room in...
CHICAGO (AP) — O'Hare and Midway international airports will now be providing free unlimited Wi-Fi making long layovers a little more bearable. The Chicago Department of Aviation says the airports previously provided free Wi-Fi with a 30 minute limit. Passengers will now have...
SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA-ILLINOIS 4th death reported in Illinois linked to synthetic marijuana SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say a fourth person has died after using synthetic marijuana. The Illinois Department of Public Health said Tuesday afternoon that...
CHICAGO (AP) — Michigan State University has maintained ties to a prominent volleyball coach for decades after he was publicly accused in 1995 of sexually abusing and raping six underage girls he trained. Letters obtained by The Associated Press from accusers' advocates reveal...
NEW YORK (AP) — Payment processing giant Visa on Wednesday reported a sharp jump in its fiscal second-quarter...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawsuit from a Los Angeles woman who alleged music mogul Russell Simmons raped her is being...
NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle, which recently hired a new CEO from Taco Bell to revitalize its business, saw a key...
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — ConocoPhillips said it won a $2 billion arbitration award against Venezuela's state oil...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook's troubles with Russian election meddlers , "fake news " and misused data have...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook's troubles with Russian election meddlers , "fake news " and misused data have...