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Max joined News 13 as a reporter in September, 2018.

Max Cotton joined the News 13 in September of 2018 as a reporter.

Max is from Chicago and is a 2018 graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism with a degree in Radio-Television Journalism.

When he is not reporting, Max is following his beloved Chicago Cubs, Bears, Bulls and Blackhawks.

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Jerome Corsi sues Mueller, Justice Department, CIA, FBI and NSA

The suit accuses the special counsel of blackmailing him to lie as part of a "legal coup d'etat" against President Donald Trump.

Video showing officers trying to rip baby from mom's arms called 'troubling'

"No mother should have to experience the trauma and humiliation we all witnessed in this video," an official said.

Massive storm hits the Southeast, killing four

Almost 2,000 departures were canceled at airports in the region, and many in the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee and Virginia remained without power.

Arson 'attacks' target Jehovah's Witness halls in Washington State

"How frustrating is it that people who find a solemn place of worship — now it’s being destroyed,” an official said.

Cyntoia Brown must serve five decades before she’s eligible for release, state supreme court rules

Tried as an adult, Brown was convicted of murder at age 16 for the death of 43-year-old Johnny Allen. She said he offered to pay her for sex and she feared he would kill her. The decision by the Tennessee Supreme Court sparked outrage online among Brown’s supporters.