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  • Union man dies in morning car vs. bus crash

    UNION – Investigators are trying to determine why a Union man crossed the centerline Monday morning and collided with a school bus in a crash that app ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:46 pm
  • Fire officials: Man pulled from Lake Michigan

    EVANSTON, Ill. — Evanston fire authorities say an elderly man has been pulled from Lake Michigan in critical condition.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:20 am
  • 4 found dead in water off South Florida coast

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Officials are still trying to determine the identities of four men whose bodie ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:18 am
  • Suspect detained deadly California crime spree

    LOS ANGELES — Capping a daylong search, a suspect in a series of shootings that killed three peo ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 6:16 am
  • Tax refunds may get hit due to health law credits

    WASHINGTON – Taxes? Who wants to think about taxes around Labor Day?But if you count on your tax ref ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:23 pm
  • Israel leader tries to link Hamas, Iraq extremists

    JERUSALEM – Israel’s prime minister is trying to capitalize on the gruesome video of an American journalist’s beheading by the Islamic State extremist ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Rebels parade captured Ukrainian soldiers in east

    DONETSK, Ukraine – To shouts of “Fascists!” and “Hang them from a tree!” captured Ukrainian soldiers were paraded through the streets of the rebel str ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Strong California quake shakes famed wine country

    NAPA, Calif. – The San Francisco Bay Area’s strongest earthquake in 25 years struck the heart of California’s wine country early Sunday, igniting gas- ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:22 pm
  • Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

    LONDON – Richard Attenborough was a lord, an Oscar-winning director for the much-lauded "Gandi" and an unflagging pillar to British cinema. But Attenb ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:20 pm
  • Michael Brown called ‘little kid in big body’

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Michael Brown Jr. was on the verge of starting college, eager to launch himself into the adult world. Instead, on Monday he’ll be mour ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Official: British Ebola patient to be evacuated

    FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – The first British citizen confirmed to be infected with the deadly Ebola disease is being evacuated from Sierra Leone on a je ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:11 pm
  • On The Record With ... Fred Heid

    HAMPSHIRE – Fred Heid spent a whirlwind summer moving from his home state of Florida to the Carpentersville area to spearhead the future direction of ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:08 pm
  • Flood damage victims should be wary of scams

    CHICAGO – A nonprofit consumer group is cautioning people who suffered flood damage in recent heavy rains about dishonest contractors.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Springfield site celebrates new butterfly garden

    SPRINGFIELD – A new butterfly garden at a historic site in Springfield will be the setting for a talk by a biologist and gardening expert.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:07 pm
  • Rauner says he’ll continue to push for term limits

    CHICAGO – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner said not having a term limits measure on November’s ballot is a temporary setback.
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:07 pm
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