tv WGN News at Nine CW October 1, 2011 9:00pm-10:00pm CDT
a local soldier is amongst the latest casualties in afghanistan. the evening everyone i and robert jordan. our top story now... on the porter in the industry eight american flag hangs out at the neighbor's home with a patriotic message. the ones who knew the young soldier are learning of his death. >> he was a cute little kid
very finely he got along with everyone but was a bit nicias we will miss him. >> he was a athlete graduating two years ago where he wrestled and played football but it was his recent service as a medic in the united states army he was most proud of. >> he was following his dream he was proud of what he was doing. >> he was killed by a ied.. >> key had been called up to with lead truck after one of his fellow soldiers had been shot and then the ied went off 88..
her anger i feel so horrible for his parents. what can you say he was a good kid and a horrible thing happened to him. >> a 19 year-old woman died near the university in a fire. she was staying at a friend's house she lived in england and hall others escaped the flames. >> i ran to the window in my room and punched out of the screen and began to yell helped. the firefighters came to the window with a ladder the fire was getting really bad in their. >> a autopsy is scheduled for
monday. >> after two years it will men were shot to death on halloween is suspect is in court today awaiting trial. a mother of three was killed at a house party two years ago. the bond was set at $1 million for the killer. police say the man was kicked out of the party and returned back to the house and fired multiple gunshots and to the building and crowd. he was arrested a year ago but released because of lack of evidence and it rearrested recently. >> they are looking for political guidance. they are criticizing gop leaders on capitol hill for not taking stronger stance against the obama administration.. >> tea party activist. the star
of the afternoon was the only republican candidate who showed up businessman herman cain. >> it took a few passionate patriots to start this nation a and it will take a few passionate patriot to save this nation. >> hermain cain brought the crowd to his feet by slamming washington. presidential can get from georgia is considered a long shot but certainly one over hundreds of tea party goers this afternoon. >> they want you to believe that president barack obama is a smooth talker that he cannot be beat. speaking earlier in the
day was the goal of the tea party is clear. >> to stop this president to shake up the republican party to return a to its conservative groups exchanged the way washington does business. >> taking questions from the audience while many here acknowledged they are far outnumbered they say they are confident the tea party movement is gaining momentum. >> i think you are going to find america is a conservative country. i think you're going to see all be socialism outpost it is unlikely this tea party canada
can defeat president obama in his hometown state. >> don't forget republicans are running against republicans pete t. party leans republican. last week in florida hermain cain won the straw poll in florida. he was the only presidential candidate who showed up in person all were invited. >> president obama and the republicans are pushing different jobs tragedies strategies. >> our country is in trouble i don't think anyone would dispute that fact, when one out of six work eligible americans cannot
find a job that is not a economic recovery, that is a economic tragedy. >> both parties agree on the problem but not on the solution . president obama said the 470 billion a jobs plan he outlined. would outlined it calls for tax cuts and new job training and infrastructure. >> now i've won it back it is time for congress to get back together and passed this jobs bill. >> the way to create jobs. >> for year's excessive regulations has tried to stay afloat now with our economy struggling barriers to job
creation. >> indiana governor is denying that his office is. he called the report faullse.. >> the reliable source says such a deal was true. >> chicago media legend wants you to remember his legacy by buying and. >> with it the baseball playoffs starting this weekend we will take a look at what is happening at wrigley field and here's a tip is not baseball.
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a woman has been critically injured and eight apartment fire. firefighters were called to the building on west 76th street at 5:00 p.m.. the 164 unit building housed elderly and disabled people. the woman was taken to the hospital. there are no reports of her injury or cause of the fire. a fire at lincoln park leaves many families without a home. the fire broke out at around midnight. firefighters had to
pull back and go into defensive mode there's still no cause of fire. >> there was a rally today on the streets of chicago. chicago voices for peace was an effort to bring greater awareness to young people being killed by gang activity. there are too many people who do not realize the long-term of factse fax of young children dying. >> it is sad to see flowers or crime scene tape all over town.
you talk about posttraumatic stress with children in schools. >> there is not enough funding to combat crime in the neighborhood. >> the state sale took place at his home he and his wife moved into a retirement warmhome. >> movie night courtesy of groupon. you probably recognize that, that is the 25th anniversary of
the only way to bring peace with the insurgents is to have peace topping's with pakistan. robbani was trying to broker a deal with the tasliban. >> troy davis was laid to rest today. there were dozens of eyewitnesses to the crime when he was accused of shooting a off-duty police officer. in later years some of the
witnesses recanted their testimony. the house band of kathy giffords retired from an asset today. nasa today. his wife is recovering from a gunshot wound she received last year. they are riding a eight dueled memoir. >> the typhoon has strengthened to a super typhoon with maximum winds of 150 mi. per hour. low- lying areas and coastal zones are expected to receive more flash floods. one person has been killed by a landslide triggered by the typhoon.
another amtrak crash this one in northern california. the amtrak train collided with a semi trucks. there were over 200 people on the train but only minor injuries were reported thankfully the train did not the real. investigators are still determining how the crash happened. >> this high-school football game turned ugly. the quarterback made a running play and after he was tackled the players started fighting. even a coach was punched in the face. police were called in in the game was called off.
public safety scuba divers got some realistic experience today. the fire department sponsored the dive team competition they tested the skills of highly trained divers. among the submerged challenges were a boss in the water, it crashed airplane and underwater search for weapons and contraband. >> truckers from all over the country participated in a convoy for the special olympics 2011. it lasted for 20 mi..
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if you live up north you will probably wake up to some frost. temperatures were quite cool today 56 degrees. a looks like the next seven days will be sunny and around chicago a great week temperatures are expected to rise. there is a pocket of cold air over the great lakes. we could see a 80 degree temperature at on a few days
this is a temperature forecast notice what happens tomorrow morning as we speak this along with time temperatures will improve quite a bit. it is practically, with it winds tonight. skies across the area are clear 45-42 degrees by morning. tomorrow mostly sunny chance of morning frost temperatures will be in the upper 60's for tomorrow. monday take a look at these numbers
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>> we knew there were going to be ups and downs whoever thought it was going to be a easy win did not know what they were talking about. >> the fighting irish came out firing in lafayette tonight. they were no match for a notre dame. notre dame leading 35-3 the huskies came back late but was not enough losing 48-41