| Jul 3, 2011
| 4:07 PM
DETROIT (AP) — Utility crews are working to restore power to tens of thousands of Michigan homes and businesses after severe thunderstorms hit the southeastern portion of the state over the weekend.
The storms on Saturday generated two-inch hail...
| Sep 21, 2011
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene.
Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman returns from injury: Still recovering from minor back surgery last month, Burroughs High graduate Eben Britton missed the team's season opener last week.
| Sep 15, 2011
Madison, Wis., has been declared the most educated American city in rankings compiled by Men's Health magazine.
The Wisconsin capital, which the magazine described as the city "where the average household has more degrees than a thermometer," edged...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:31 PM
A list of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims from data compiled by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
The overall death toll from the attacks stands at 2,977 -- including 2,753 killed as a result of the attacks at the World Trade Center, 184...
| Aug 31, 2011
Federal authorities on Tuesday charged the recently re-elected mayor of far southwest suburban Channahon with failing to file four years of federal tax returns.
Joseph Cook, 45, allegedly failed to report more than $250,000 of income from 2005 to 2008,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 9:02 PM
LOS ANGELES — Kristina Harrison received a gift from her daughter prior to the biggest competition of her life.
Taking part in the dressage equestrian event at the 2003 Pan American Games as a member of the Team U.S.A., Harrison carried with her...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:02 PM
Hundreds of people gathered Monday morning to honor the victims of Saturday night's tragedy at the Indiana State Fair.
Five individuals lost their lives, after strong storms caused the stage at the Indiana State Fair to collapse. Several others who...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Born in Illinois, raised in Hawaii and now a resident of British Columbia, Canada, actress Sarah Wayne Callies stars as Lori Grimes on the hit AMC series "The Walking Dead." A longtime supporter of the International Rescue Committee, Callies will be...
| Oct 31, 2011
— Tucked amid the high bluffs of central Wisconsin, this town of 361 people appears to be like most others, with two old taverns, a gas station and a community center dotting its main drag.
But just up the hill, at the end of Pine Street, is the...
| Nov 3, 2011
THURSDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| W. Series || Gm. 6, Texas@St. Louis (T) || MLB1 ||
|| Baseball || Taiwan All-Star Series, Game 2 (T) || MLB9 ||
|| M. bask. || Wayne State@Illinois (T) || BIGTEN3 ||
|| Bellarmine@Louisville ||...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 6:20 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - If the scene Tuesday at the Indiana Statehouse was a true preview of the General Assembly's next session, then 2012 is going to be another tumultuous year in the legislature.
Republicans, who hold large majorities in both the House of...