| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Chicago technology entrepreneur Eric Lefkofsky and his wife Liz are among the latest families to sign the Giving Pledge, promising to give more than half their wealth to charity.
| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:09 AM
By Edward McAllister
NEW YORK, Dec 4 (Reuters) - A recovering economy and cheaper
prices at the pump have boosted U.S. gasoline demand in recent
months, following five years of decline, a change that some
experts say could continue into 2014.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 11:26 PM
When she's not playing volleyball or hanging out with her friends, Maddy Abbott enjoys to write.
Abbott, a junior at Sage Hill School, is the sports editor for the Lightning school newspaper, "The Bolt."
"There's a lot of volleyball in our school...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Animal advocacy group PETA called Tuesday on the National Institutes of Health to stop animal experiments related to sexual health, including Johns Hopkins studies of erectile dysfunction using rodents.
In a letter to the NIH director, People for the...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 4:44 PM
— Daniel Feehan, who grew up in Batavia, has chased and captured insurgents in Baghdad, taught sixth-grade math in Gary and received a master's from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.
Now the 31-year-old former Army captain is one of 12 White...