Nicole Dalton

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10 killer apps you shouldn't live without

When you hop into Apple or Google's app stores on your smartphone or tablet and literally have more than a million apps enticing you, it's easy to get quickly overwhelmed. Of course, there are countless options for the boring staples to handle email, maps, weather, stocks, games and …

Wife and son of Islamic State leader arrested

A wife and suspected son of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group, were arrested in Lebanon, according to reports on Tuesday.<p>The country's defense ministry confirmed to NBC News that al-Baghdadi's wife and child were detained. Military spokesman Col. Anis Khoury said the army …

Light snow sweeps in, third earliest on record

Light snow followed a cold front into the Chicago area Saturday morning, the third earliest we've seen a trace of the stuff dating back to 1881.<p>A band of rain and snow started spreading across northern Illinois shortly before 7 a.m., according to the National Weather Service.<p>For Chicago, it's the …

Weather

Japan volcano: Bid to reach hikers on Mount Ontake

<b>Rescue efforts have resumed on Mount Ontake in Japan where dozens of hikers are thought to be stranded following the sudden eruption of the volcano.</b><p>A military helicopter rescued two people after managing to land, officials said.<p>At least 40 people have been injured, some seriously, and at least 30 …

Ferguson Police Officer Shot While Chasing Suspect

A Ferguson Police officer was shot Saturday evening in North St. Louis County, a spokesman for the St. Louis County Police said.<p>The officer was shot in the arm, KMOV reported. Officials said the wounds were non-life threatening.<p>Tim Zoll of the Ferguson Police Department told KSDK News an officer …

5 Babies Test Positive for Tuberculosis Infection in Texas

Five babies have tested positive for tuberculosis infection after an employee at an El Paso hospital exposed hundreds of infants to the disease, according to a statement released by the El Paso Department of Public Health.<p>The department notes that the children are not considered to have active TB, …

Public Health

A Cop Has Been Shot In Ferguson, Missouri

A cop was shot in Ferguson, Missouri, Saturday night, according to News 4 in St. Louis.<p>The officer was reportedly shot in the arm and was not killed.<p>He was reportedly shot when he confronted two men who were breaking into a business, according to a reporter for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.<p>KSDK News …

At risk of Ebola, Liberia's top doctor quarantines herself

Liberia's chief medical officer has quarantined herself for three weeks and ordered her entire office to do the same after an assistant died of<p>Ebola.<p>Dr. Bernice Dahn had no symptoms. But her move to quarantine her office was in line with a government policy on containing the crisis. In crowded, …

Japan mounts effort to rescue stranded hikers

Rescuers are scrambling to help dozens of hikers stranded on an erupting volcano in central Japan with six people believed to be buried under ash and dozens injured.<p>Columns of thick white steam were rising on Sunday from the 10,121ft Mount Ontake, which erupted around noon the day before, spewing …