| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:20 PM
WASHINGTON Rep. Kay Granger of Texas, who heads a Republican House of Representatives working group on the southern border crisis, offered recommendations Wednesday that she called "common-sense, compassionate but tough solutions" to deal with the surge...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:02 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
Two Oak Park residents were robbed at gunpoint of cash, an iPhone and a flip phone, all valued at $500, in the 800 block of Mapleton Avenue at 9:10 p.m. July 16.
Two 21-year-old Chicago...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Four people died and a 13-year-old boy was injured in a crash Friday evening in southwest suburban Bridgeview, authorities and families of those killed in the crash said.
The four dead have been identified as Aiman Salem, 21, of Worth, Alaa Mustafa...
| May 11, 2014
Construction started on almost 5,000 new homes in the Chicago area in the 12 months that ended in March, but two of the top five communities weren't even in Illinois.
They were a short drive away, depending on traffic, in St. John and Crown Point, Ind....
| May 27, 2014
| 12:34 PM
The violence at Isla Vista at the start of the holiday weekend grabbed the nation's attention. But so, too, did the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard last year. And in Santa Monica. And at Newtown, Conn., before that.
And on and on.
More than 11,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:44 AM
A 19-year-old high school student threatened to kill his classmate on Facebook last week and later told authorities he had been planning to do so for a year, Cook County prosecutors said Sunday.
Thomas Braasch, of southwest suburban Worth, told...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
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| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:04 PM
An 18-year-old woman died Friday night when she was thrown out of the back seat of an alleged drug dealer’s car after buying prescription medication from him in south suburban Worth, Cook County prosecutors said today.
Brittany Wawrzyniak had...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:19 PM
A 57-year-old woman found lying in the snow outside her Worth home Thursday died from cold exposure, authorities determined following an autopsy today, making her at least the 12th person to die of cold-related causes in Cook county this season.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Project Runway Season 11 debuts tonight and the twists are coming early. First off, no Michael Kors. Sad trombone. Secondly, the contestants are competing in teams for the whole season. I'm interested in seeing how Project Runway pulls this off. As I've...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:06 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- An American Eagle flight made an emergency landing in Springfield Monday night after experiencing engine problems.
Pilots reported that the left engine went out and that smoke filled the cockpit They alerted the Springfield tower...