Woman shot, wounded on I-57 in Markham

MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) — A motorist has been shot and wounded on a Chicago-area freeway. The woman was shot in the lower back early Thursday morning on Interstate 57 in Markham, state police said. She was able to drive herself to a hospital. Her wound was not considered life-threatening, police said. No arrests were reported. … Read more

Half Of Americans Say They Knew Their Partner Was ‘The One’ Right Away, Survey Finds – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — It’s the inspiration of songs, movies and novels — true love. A new survey shows that half of American say they knew their partner was “the one” right when they met. The survey shows a big factor in knowing when the relationship was more than casual was when they introduced the partner … Read more

Piers Morgan joining new channel talkTV where he will present ‘global show’ | Ents & Arts News

Piers Morgan has revealed his next presenting job will be for new television channel talkTV – which is being set up by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. The company, which will launch its new service next year, said Morgan’s nightly show will be broadcast in the UK, the US and Australia. He left Good Morning Britain … Read more

Death Penalty Considered For Convicted Cop Killer Jesse Gomez – NBC 7 San Diego

Convicted murderer Jesse Gomez was painted in two different lights on Thursday — on one side as a criminal with a pattern of violence and on the other as a human being who’s lived a tough life — as attorneys argued whether he deserves the death penalty or life and prison without parole. Last week, … Read more

Newsom: Recall win shows Dems should ‘stiffen our spines’ on Covid action

Maloney (D-N.Y.), who is leading his party’s efforts to retain control of the House in next year’s midterm elections, instructed Democrats to “own the anger” over the pandemic in the aftermath of the California recall, which saw almost two-thirds of voters reject the question of whether to oust Newsom as governor. “The one default switch … Read more

Get to know FreightVana, the Phoenix startup founded by former Knight-Swift execs

Shannon Breen and John Gamero grew up together in the East Valley and after going out into the working world, the two childhood friends reunited at Knight Transportation, the giant shipping carrier based in Phoenix, which has since merged to become Knight-Swift Transportation. Breen and Gamero worked up to the executive level at Knight-Swift (​​NYSE: … Read more

College football Week 3 — Auburn’s first Big Ten road game since 1931, Alabama-Florida and more

We’re only in Week 3, but this college football season already has a decidedly chaotic feel, with big upsets taking place last weekend and several other contenders brushing off close calls. This week, we have history being made by some big names facing each other for the first time. Harry: One of the biggest matchups … Read more