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After 10 years, Lisa Stebic’s family ‘losing hope’ her case will be solved

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Lisa Stebic, of Plainfield, has been missing for 10 years. Her family is losing hope that she will ever be found. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune)

Melanie Greenberg sat at her dining room table on a recent afternoon, a couple …

An ER doctor’s final frontier: Tricorders could be coming to a sick bay near you

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Meet the man working on a "Star Trek"-inspired medical device that could help patients diagnose themselves

Dr. Basil Harris, flanked by his brothers George, at left, and Constantine (Gus), pose in “Star Trek” uniforms a tricorder props from the popular …

Strike Watch: Frustration Mounts and Clock Ticks as WGA, Studios Resume Talks

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Both sides are expecting the other to make significant moves Sunday when contract negotiations resume between the Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers.

The sides are meeting in a rare Sunday session with …

Finally, an end to ‘red beacons’ culture from Monday

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The red beacon or laal batti, signifies influence and privilege for those in power. But the ban on the red beacon does not affect only them. (PTI)

The Union Cabinet earlier this month issued a notification to end the culture …

After flooring Klitschko, Anthony Joshua now has the world at his feet

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One image above all lingers in the memory from Anthony Joshua’s world heavyweight title victory over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium on Saturday night. It is of the 27-year-old from Watford glowering at his crumpled opponent in a pose strikingly …

Why I banned “The Handmaid’s Tale” — and why we need it more than ever

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Why I banned "The Handmaid’s Tale" — and why we need it more than ever

A few years ago, I taught Margaret Atwood’s novel “The Handmaid’s Tale” in a humanities lecture at a small Midwestern university. On the first day …

Shaming Children So Parents Will Pay the School Lunch Bill

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On the first day of seventh grade last fall, Caitlin Dolan lined up for lunch at her school in Canonsburg, Pa. But when the cashier discovered she had an unpaid food bill from last year, the tray of pizza, cucumber …

Ligue 1: le PSG perd très gros à Nice

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Blaise Matuidi et le PSG quittent l’Allianz Riviera sur une défaite devant l’OGC Nice, le 30 avril 2017

Le Paris SG a beaucoup perdu à Nice: le match (3-1), ses nerfs et sûrement le titre de champion de France, dimanche …

Madeleine McCann 10th Anniversary: 9 Other Children Who Went Missing And Were Found

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Ten years on after she disappeared from their holiday resort in Portugal’s Praia da Luz, the parents of Madeleine McCann have said it it is “unfair” to criticise the millions spent on the investigation.

In an interview to mark 10 …

Spending bill language omits border wall funding, sanctuary cities crackdown

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Republican and Democratic lawmakers forged a $1.07 trillion spending package that would fund the government through the end of September, but does not include some of President Trump’s cornerstone promises including funding for a border wall or funding cuts to …

How these Jams (just about managing) describe Theresa May after her 'U-turn' on a cap for social care.

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Former Blue Peter host John Noakes has died aged 83. This was his unforgettable run-in with an elephant called Lulu on the show bbc.in/2quq0pj ... See MoreSee Less

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Peggy is no ordinary 96-year-old. She has been volunteering to help the homeless for 80 years.

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