An ongoing effort to name unidentified victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy has helped solve another killing he didn't commit. More>>
The task of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korean ferry is proceeding more quickly, with the official death toll now reaching 150.
A 69-year-old Skokie man has filed a federal lawsuit after being denied a concealed carry permit.
One person is dead after a van hit an empty Chicago Transit Authority bus on the city's South Side early Wednesday morning. More>>
A U.S. soldier accused of murder in the deaths of two unarmed teenage Iraqi boys is due in military court. More>>
A study by the U.N. education agency says cellphones are getting more and more people to read in countries where books are rare and illiteracy is high. More>>
Pro-Russian insurgents in the eastern part of Ukraine say they are holding an American journalist hostage. More>>
Today is Wrigley Field day in Illinois. Governor Pat Quinn issued the designation for today because the Chicago Cubs' ballpark celebrates its 100th anniversary. More>>
The Rockford School Board gives the OK to build a multi-million dollar addition at East High School. More>>
Football practice is about to change for high schoolers. More>>