| Sep 13, 2012
| 6:00 PM
A landlord who became “very upset” toward a man about rental property and gunned him down in a hail of bullets at a gas station in Chicago Heights this week was charged with murder, police said tonight.
Dennis Joyner, 60, of south suburban...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 12:24 PM
STANFORD — An elderly man accused of shooting at a Stanford police officer in front of Walmart appeared for a preliminary hearing Thursday, after several months of rescheduling.
Jackie Murphy, 71, did not approach the front of the courtroom while...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:11 AM
HUSTONVILLE — Hustonville may soon have a gas station again.
The station known as the Crossroads Market, at the intersection of U.S. 127 and Hustonville's Main Street, closed in late 2012, leaving the city without a gas station.
But now it looks...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 8:41 AM
JUNCTION CITY — After years of lobbying by a gas station owner and elected officials to improve a wreck-prone stretch of U.S. 127 just south of Junction City, construction is now underway to add turning lanes in front of Don's Food Mart.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:47 PM
My husband, who seems to get most of his meals from gas stations, stopped by Chevron, (2500 Seward Highway) this week and found his latest fascination: Spam musubi.
It’s a marriage of sushi and Spam and a favorite of Hawaiians. At first taste,...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:21 PM
You won't find any homes of the stars on this tour bus as it shuttles rubber-necking sightseers through Los Angeles.
You may not even see the Hollywood sign through the haze from the smokestacks, rail yards and refineries along this "toxic tour" through...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:14 AM
After Michael Kozel was shot in a hold-up robbery at his Gage Park muffler shop Wednesday, he reached out to his son, just hours before his death.
"'They shot me in the back,'" Michael Kozel Jr., recalled his father's last words to him.
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:53 AM
The White House is now describing the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi as a “terrorist attack,” a shift in emphasis after days of describing the lethal assault as a spontaneous eruption of anger over an anti-Islamic film...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Once a shimmering beacon of light to Las Vegas-bound drivers heading up Interstate 15 with fat wallets and paper-thin dreams, Baker's 13-story "World's Tallest Thermometer" marks California's last-stop oasis of bathrooms and burger joints before the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 7:52 AM
A Northern California man is facing charges for allegedly shooting a mother bear whose cubs he later tried to sell at a gas station last summer, authorities say. Chris Puett said he shot the mother of the two bears, a......
| Feb 27, 2013
| 9:44 AM
A gunman killed himself inside a Santa Monica home Wednesday following a nearly 12-hour standoff that involved two hostages, authorities said....