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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, file photo, heavy equipment works at a construction site for a field hospital in Wuhan in central China's Hubei Province. A patient in Southern California is third person in the U.S. to be diagnosed with the new pneumonia-like virus from China, health officials said. (Chinatopix via AP, File)
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 3:23 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The U.S. has five confirmed cases of the new virus from China, all among people who traveled to the city at the center of the outbreak, health officials said Sunday. Two new cases were reported Sunday — one in Los Angeles County in California and the other in Maricopa County,...
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Waterman man charged with attempted murder in Elburn.
Frank Ryan | Kane County state's attorney's office
Sun-Times Media Wire
January 26, 2020 - 3:05 pm
A Waterman man, Frank E. Ryan, 33, who previously lived in Batavia, faces multiple felony and misdemeanor charges for allegedly tampering with the natural gas line to an Elburn home so that gas would spray freely inside the home, knowing someone was in the home at the time.
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This image released by Sony Pictures shows Martin Lawrence, right, and Will Smith in a scene from "Bad Boys for Life." (Ben Rothstein/Columbia Pictures-Sony via AP)
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 11:24 am
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — “Boys” trumped “Gentlemen” in movie theaters over the weekend as Will Smith and Martin Lawrence’s “Bad Boys for Life” easily remained the top ticket seller over newcomer “The Gentlemen.” The third “Bad Boys” film, coming 17 years after “Bad Boys II,” sold $34 million in...
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Lisa McMullan, who shot and killed retired Illinois State trooper Gregory Rieves, went to high school with him.
Gregory Rieves/ Illinois State Police
Nancy Harty
January 26, 2020 - 11:13 am
Police reveal that Lisa McMullan and retired Illinois State trooper Gregory Rieves, both 51, attended Proviso East High School and frequented the Humidor Cigar Lounge in Lisle. McMullan shot and killed Rieves at the cigar lounge Friday before fatally shooting herself.
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Coronavirus
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 10:43 am
TORONTO (AP) — Canadian officials said Sunday that they are tracking down airline passengers and others who were in close contact with the first person in the country detected with an emerging virus that originated in China. Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's chief public health officer, said the man, who...
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A man cleans up in front of Mac's Lounge, the scene of an early morning bar shooting, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, in Hartsville, S.C. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 10:25 am
HARTSVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Two people were killed and seven people were injured early Sunday in a shooting at a bar in South Carolina, officials said. The shooting took place at Mac's Lounge in Hartsville, Darlington County Coroner Todd Hardee told news outlets. The conditions of those injured weren't...
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A worker wearing a hazardous materials suit takes the temperature of a passenger at the entrance to a subway station in Beijing, Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020. The new virus accelerated its spread in China, and the U.S. Consulate in the epicenter of the outbreak, the central city of Wuhan, announced Sunday it will evacuate its personnel and some private citizens aboard a charter flight. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Associated Press
January 26, 2020 - 10:00 am
Almost 2,000 cases of a new viral respiratory illness have been confirmed since an outbreak began last month in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Scientists have identified the illness as a new kind of coronavirus. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses, some of which cause the common cold. Others...
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