| Sep 25, 2008
Lansing - AP
Twenty-four cases of E. coli across Michigan have been linked to a strain that sickened students at Michigan State University earlier this month.
A common commercial food source is suspected but has not yet been identified.
| Aug 13, 2009
These women are all in the running to be America's Next Top Model this fall:
Top Row: Left To Right
Ashley Age: 22 Hometown: Chicago, Illinois (currently Brooklyn, New York) Occupation: Artist Height: 5'6"
Bianca Age: 21 Hometown: Columbia, South...
| Sep 30, 2009
| 1:15 PM
The Supreme Court says it will take up a challenge to Chicago's ban on handguns, opening the way for a ruling that could set off a vigorous new campaign to roll back state and local gun controls across the nation.
Victory for gun-rights proponents in the...
| Mar 1, 2010
| 1:21 PM
CHICAGO — As the Rev. Thomas McCarthy finished his homily Monday for SeaWorld whale trainer Dawn Brancheau, at least a dozen candles flickered to represent the "light" she gave to her work, family, friends and faith.
"We must honor her by giving...
| Jun 17, 2010
In about a dozen states, you can smoke a joint if you have cancer or HIV and meet certain conditions, like having a doctor's note.
In California, you can light up if you have just about anything — headaches, anxiety, epilepsy — and a...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 1:11 PM
On March 22nd, 2010, Richard West sold his residence at 2538 Wayne Ave. in Chicago, Illinois to Dennert O. Ware and Suzanne E. Ware. The Wares purchased the residence for $1,772,000.
Dennert Ware was appointed to the Board of Directors for Pelikan...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 10:09 AM
River-to-River Trail Society
How to Order a River to River Trail Guide
We have tried various options for mailing the trail guide to trail users. At one time, we allowed people to order the guide over the telephone and hoped they paid. About 90% didn't....
| Oct 8, 2010
Other Chicago suburbs gentrified or decayed their way through the 20th Century, while multiplying their populations. Meanwhile, Wayne persisted, the tortoise to their hare.
"We are frozen in time by intention," said Wayne's village president, Eileen...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 10:07 AM
Nobody wants unnecessary surgery. On the other hand, who doesn't want to have more mobility and to be able to do the things they used to do? Elective orthopedic surgeries like knee arthroscopy and hip replacement tend to be very successful because they...
| Jul 12, 2010
Rocklin is among one of the Top 100 places to live, according to CNNmoney.com.
The town ranks 65th because of its extensive recreational programs, many parks and strong school district.
Rocklin's Finn Hall, is a popular reception hall used for many...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 7:53 AM
UPDATE: Bahamian authorities may or may not be closing in on Colton Harris-Moore.
"We want him caught. We want him off the island," said Silbert Mills, a reporter with Radio Abaco. Abaco is the Bahamian island where police think the notorious 'Barefoot...