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ARCHIVAL VIDEO: Protests Turn Violent at the 1968 Democratic National Convention
A look back at a turbulent election year as Americans protest U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.
Don't blame Boston: Americans are smart to shun the Olympics
AROUND 3 P.M. ON MONDAY, after months of clinging to life, Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympics finally kicked the bucket (cause of death: incompetence). Now the U.S. Olympic Committee will decide whether it wants to bid on the Games at all. The USOC must ask itself if America still has a chance --
'Big Bang Theory' Stars Get Big Raises
Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki will earn a $1 million per episode for three years.
'No Evidence' Former Chicago Mayor Influenced Homicide Investigation of Nephew, Prosecutor Says
There was “no evidence” former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley tried to influence investigations into the 2004 death of a man who got into an altercation with Daley’s nephew, a special prosecutor concluded in a report released today. David Koschman died in 2004 after a...
Teachers' Heroic Actions Save Students
Teachers recall surviving dangerous tornadoes that hit Moore, Oklahoma schools.
Chicago Police Officer Sues Over BlackBerry Use
Sgt. Jeffrey Allen wants compensation for off-duty work done on a department-issued device.
11 Chicago Cops Sue City, Accusing Rahm Emanuel of Discrimination
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is named in a federal lawsuit from 11 of the city’s police officers, alleging that the mayor unlawfully removed them from his security detail when he took office in 2011. The officers, all of white or Hispanic descent, claim Emanuel, who...
Obama Family Returns to Chicago for Wedding
CHICAGO – President Barack Obama and his family have returned to their hometown this weekend as guests of honor at the wedding of Laura Jarrett, daughter of White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett. While the press are not allowed near the event, its guest list...
The Politics of Canines and Conventions
ABC's Diane Sawyer, Jake Tapper and Jon Karl discuss this week in politics.