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Oak Park man confesses to murder in Bali resort: cops

Indonesian police say an American man has confessed that he killed his girlfriend’s mother in a Bali hotel, and the girlfriend has acknowledged helping him stuff the body into a suitcase. Heather Mack, 19, and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer, 21, both from Chicago, were arrested in Bali on Aug. 13, a day after the body of Sheila von Wiese-Mack was found in a suitcase.

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Brandon Marshall says domestic violence is a problem in all of society, not just NFL

He distributed stacks of 12-page legal documents before he sat down, then spoke extemporaneously for almost 25 minutes. He talked of being raised in violence — of his mother being physically and sexually assaulted, of him being beaten as a kid with electrical cords and …Read More

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      The richness and diversity of whiskey may intimidate even the most seasoned drinkers, but that's not stopping many thirsty consumers. Americans are drinking whiskey faster … Read More

      ‘This Is Where I Leave You’: A brilliant cast deserves better

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      RICHARD ROEPER: What’s the use of engaging Jane Fonda, Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Adam Driver and others in clichéd scenes? Read More