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Two students shot outside Warren elementary

Two students shot outside Warren elementary

Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford told Chicagoist that both victims were taken to Comer Children's Hospital, and he said their injuries do not appear to be life-threatening. Raekwon Hudson, 18, and two juvenile males, ages 16 and 17, were each charged with two counts of attempted first degree murder and two counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, all felonies, Chicago police said in a release.



Amazon Inc Continues to Expand, Buys Whole Foods Market

Projected cost of Whole Foods purchase by Amazon . Whole Foods has hundreds of locations all over the country. ( NASDAQ : WFM ) in a deal valued at around $13.7 billion. The company has demonstrated an interest in the retail grocery store space for some time. The acquisition marks an enormous step for Amazon , moving the company from being a predominantly web-based retailer to one that operates physical stores too.



Logjam at top of US Open after two rounds

Johnson birdied his opening two holes of the second round in his bid to first make sure he had a tee time Saturday, and then try to make up ground on the lead. "Showed up for the last six holes, anyway", he said. The player who turned the U.S. Open into a soap opera of sorts the previous two years won't be around for the weekend this time.


Judge overseeing Bill Cosby case declares mistrial after jury can't reach consensus

Judge overseeing Bill Cosby case declares mistrial after jury can't reach consensus

On Saturday morning, all jurors agreed that there was " hopeless deadlock that can not be resolved on further deliberations", BuzzFeed News reported. Cosby remained expressionless while the verdict was read , as a stunned Constand sat opposite from him. Camille's angry statement came in the wake of Bill's verdict of a mistrial after Cosby's jury was deadlocked.



Ronaldo determined to leave Spain

News broke on Friday of Cristiano Ronaldo 's reported willingness to leave Real Madrid this summer, and Spain in general, with the footballing world reacting in fine fashion. The four-time Ballon d'Or victor, who is now with the Portugal national team in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup, only signed a five-year contract with Madrid last November.



Amazon to buy upmarket grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 bln

Meanwhile, the more than 460 Whole Foods stores in the U.S., Canada and the United Kingdom could be turned into distribution hubs - not just for delivering groceries but as pickup centers for online orders. (NYSE:KR) shares fell more than 9 percent in the last trading session amid fears that AMZN could expand Whole Foods' product mix and decrease prices.