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Clinton: I will have the delegates required to win

As Republicans gird themselves for an increasingly likely contested convention, Hillary Clinton is confident Democrats won’t face the same fate.The Democratic front-runner is not preparing for a scenario where she or primary rival Sen. Bernie Sanders fail to reach the Democratic National Convention with the delegates needed to lock up the nomination, Clinton told CNN’s…

Boston Globe's Donald Trump satire: 'Deportations to begin'

Sunday’s Boston Globe is warning readers about the “deeply troubling” risks of a Donald Trump presidency by publishing an imaginary front page from April 9, 2017.”Deportations to Begin,” the top headline blares. “Markets sink as trade war looms,” says another. “New libel law targets ‘absolute scum’ in press,” says a third.The satirical front page —…

Apparent road rage leads to crash

A woman was injured in a crash early Sunday near downtown that police blamed on road rage.The crash happened around 3 a.m. at the intersection of McCullough and Brooklyn.Police said an argument between two groups of people at a nightclub earlier escalated into the streets when the driver of a SUV rammed into the back…

Pickup truck crashes into building

A speeding pickup crashed into a building early Sunday on the city’s South Side.Police said around 3:20 a.m., the driver lost control and crashed into Rafas Tire & Muffler Shop at the intersection of Roosevelt and Mitchell.Witnesses saw the driver run from the scene, police said. The search continues for the driver.

Recycling yard fire gives firefighters problems

A large pile of trash and metal caught fire late Saturday night on the city’s Southwest Side.The fire was reported around 11 p.m. at Monterrey Iron And Metal Recycling in the 2300 block of Quintana Road.The heavy smoke forced a couple of nearby roads to be temporarily shut down.The fire took about 45 minutes to…

Manny Pacquiao beats Bradley, hints at retiring

Boxing great Manny Pacquiao emphatically beat Timothy Bradley Jr. in Las Vegas on Saturday, vowing to hang up his gloves after besting the American for the second time in three meetings.Following the bout, Manny repeated the fight was his last, saying he made a promise to his family that he would spend more time with…