| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Will County ranks in the top quarter of Illinois' healthiest counties, according to the results of a study released this week.
Will checked in as the 25th healthiest county out of the state's 102 counties, according to data from the County Health...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Handling rumors, gossip and teasing may no longer be such a difficult part of growing up for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade girls who attend the second annual Chick Chat in Geneva Feb. 22.
The all-day event, held at Geneva Middle School South and...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:04 PM
The following reports were compiled with information provided by the Bolingbrook, Plainfield and Romeoville police departments:
•Men's clothing, a gold chain and currency collectively valued at $500 were reported stolen March 26...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:30 PM
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What does cardiac rehab involve? Do you recommend it for everyone who's had a heart attack, or only in certain cases?
ANSWER: Cardiac rehabilitation is extremely beneficial for people with a variety of heart disorders. It involves a...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 6:30 PM
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JUSTIN CHANG: Bonjour, Peter. I know you're still settling into your new Parisian digs as we speak (I'm picturing you at your laptop in an "I Louvre Paris" T-shirt with a cafe au lait at the ready), so I appreciate your taking the...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 8:39 AM
About 26 million Americans suffer from Type 2 diabetes, including nearly 7 million people who don't even know they have the disease, according to figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Based on these numbers, the CDC projects that...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 4:12 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Dario Cologna had the strongest finish to win the men's 15-kilometer Classic/15-kilometer free skiathlon at the Sochi Olympics on Sunday, showing he's back to full fitness after a season disrupted by an ankle injury.
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:08 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Canada won a third consecutive Olympic title in men's curling with an overwhelming 9-3 victory over Britain in eight ends Friday to complete the country's sweep of the gold medals at the Sochi Games.
Canada beat Sweden in the...
| Mar 9, 2014
Chicago's third-coldest winter has contributed to the deaths of 26 people so far, nearly 50 percent more fatalities than the entire season's average in recent years, according to numbers provided by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
| Mar 7, 2014
In the summer of 1974, Dodger pitcher Tommy John heard his arm snap like a guitar string after delivering a pitch. The torn ligament was the type of injury that commonly ended athletic careers, but John, then a 31-year-old star, pushed team doctors "to...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 3:37 PM
SOCHI, Russia -- She is a new-age, yoga-loving, mantra-chanting snowboarder who came to the Olympics with a “medicine bundle” in her backpack and an 80-something “spirit grandma” originally from Bavaria.
Jamie Anderson came to...