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Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 49, Villa Grove-Heritage Coop 22 Aledo (Mercer County) 36, Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop) 18 Algonquin (Jacobs) 47, Dundee-Crown 14 Amboy 46, Alden-Hebron 8 ...

Suburban Denver cop suspended after cursing at teen driver

Oct. 21, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A police sergeant in the Denver suburb of Aurora has been suspended and is under investigation after he was captured on body camera footage yelling and cursing at a teen driver who had been pulled over on suspicion of speeding. Officers put the...

About 440 Advocate Aurora Health workers leave over mandate

Oct. 21, 2021 18:11 PM EDT

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — About 440 employees at Advocate Aurora Health have either left the health care company or have been fired for not complying with a vaccine mandate, the hospital group said Thursday. The affected workers who represent 0.6% of Advocate...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH def. Argenta-Oreana, forfeit Aledo (Mercer County) 54, Stark County 0 Algonquin (Jacobs) 49, Hampshire 13 Amundsen 34, Chicago Sullivan 0 Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop)...

SUV of Ohio mom, 2 kids missing since 2002 found in river

Oct. 15, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

AURORA, Ind. (AP) — Search crews pulled from the Ohio River in Indiana an SUV that belonged to an Ohio mother missing since 2002 along with her two young children, authorities said Friday. Side sonar scan technology led divers to the 1997 Nissan Pathfinder Thursday near...

3 dead after crash involving pedestrians in suburban Denver

Oct. 13, 2021 17:29 PM EDT

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Three people are dead and two others are injured after a vehicle struck multiple pedestrians in suburban Denver. Sentinel Colorado reports a vehicle hit the pedestrians near an intersection northeast of Cherry Creek State Park in Aurora on...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 61, Sangamon Valley/Tri-City Co-op 38 Abingdon 18, Princeville 7 Aledo (Mercer County) 64, Woodhull-AlWood (Ridgewood) 6 Amboy def. Ashton-Franklin Center, forfeit ...

Colorado woman moves on after surviving 1984 hammer attack

Oct. 03, 2021 10:15 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — On a frigid January night in 1984, Kim Rice woke to a flash of pain and sat up in bed to see a stranger’s silhouette, his arm raised to strike another blow with a hammer. She screamed, and the stranger threw the hammer at her and fled. Rice’s...

Four people shot following altercation at Aurora hotel

Oct. 02, 2021 13:58 PM EDT

AURORA (AP) — One man is dead and three people are injured following a shooting early Saturday at a suburban Denver hotel. The Denver Post reports the shooting occurred around 2 a.m. after an altercation at a party in a room at Aurora’s Hyatt House Hotel. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 03:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Abingdon def. Havana, forfeit Alden-Hebron def. Ashton-Franklin Center, forfeit Aledo (Mercer County) 32, Princeville 6 Algonquin (Jacobs) 54, Burlington Central 14 ...