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December 11, 2018 10:03 PM Boeing needs a surge to hit year-end delivery goal

(Reuters) - Shares in Boeing Co (BA.N) slipped 2 percent on Tuesday after November deliveries suggested the world’s largest planemaker will need a surge in deliveries in December to hit its year-end targets, though it surpassed some analyst expectations. Boeing said it delivered 61 of its top-selling 737 single-aisle jetliners in November, above its monthly 88

December 10, 2018 10:15 PM U.S. veterans' hospitals often better than nearby alternatives

(Reuters Health) - - U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) hospitals may provide better quality care than other hospitals in many American communities, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers looked at 121 regional health care markets with at least one VA hospital and one non-VA facility. Altogether they assessed 135 VA hospitals and 2,988 non-VA hospitals using 109

December 10, 2018 10:11 PM The Latest: Teen charged with killing pregnant schoolmate

In this Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 photo, police investigate after the body of a pregnant teenager was found in a dumpster behind a Mishawaka, Ind., restaurant. Authorities say a 16-year-old boy is suspected in the death of a 17-year-old pregnant schoolmate and was arrested Sunday. (Joseph Dits/South Bend Tribune via AP) Authorities say an Indiana high school 73

December 9, 2018 7:02 PM Woman revived after found with no pulse pinned at toll booth

HAMMOND, Ind. – A Michigan woman was resuscitated after she was found pinned between her SUV and an Indiana toll booth and a defibrillator registered no pulse. Trooper Alaa Hamed found the woman — and with a toll attendant and a bystander holding her up — moved the SUV to free her. The defibrillator Hamed carries in his car found no pulse, so Hamed began 70

December 7, 2018 3:11 AM Laquan McDonald shooting cover-up trial's verdict expected later in December, Chicago judge says

The trial of (left to right) Officer Joseph Walsh, Officer Thomas Gaffney and ex-Detective David March could reach its verdict later in December. (AP, File) CHICAGO – A judge will analyze dashcam video of the fatal police shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald and review reports to determine if she believes three officers lied to protect the officer 78

December 6, 2018 9:50 PM Cubs closer Brandon Morrow will likely miss start of 2019 season after elbow surgery

CHICAGO - The Chicago Cubs are likely to be without closer Brandon Morrow for the early portion of 2019 after the righty had minor surgery on his elbow last month. Morrow, 34, missed the second half of last season with a bone bruise and won't begin throwing again until around Feb. 6. "This was a cleanup of some cartilage, done arthroscopically," Cubs president 70

December 5, 2018 5:50 PM Petrobras unveils plan to boost asset sales, deepwater investment

SAO PAULO/RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA (PETR4.SA) plans to raise some $26.9 billion via asset sales and partnerships by 2023 while boosting investments on the front edge of an anticipated production boom in Brazil. Petrobras intends to make $84.1 billion in investments from 2019 to 2023, above the $74.5 billion 101

December 5, 2018 12:04 PM Festive Satanic statue added to Illinois statehouse

A satanic group has added its own statue to a series of displays in the government building of the US state of Illinois to mark the festive season. Placed between a Christmas tree and a menorah, the four-foot sculpture depicts a snake coiled around an outstretched arm holding an apple. It's the first display sponsored by the Chicago chapter of the Temple 94

December 4, 2018 1:19 PM Watch: Ranking 2018's longest TD bombs, from Mahomes to OBJ

That may or may not happen, but Shepard wouldn't complain, not after catching a 49-yard touchdown pass from Beckham in a win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. That pass had the most air distance -- measured from the points of the throw to the catch -- of any touchdown thrown by a non-quarterback this season, according to NFL Next Gen Stats. It was 35th overall 54

December 3, 2018 3:29 PM Bulls fire Hoiberg, promote Boylen to head coach

The Chicago Bulls fired head coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday and promoted Jim Boylen to lead the team. “Decisions like this one are never easy to make, however I felt this was the right choice for our organization at this time,” Bulls Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations John Paxson said in a statement. “After a thorough evaluation, I elected 117