| Mar 4, 2011
| 7:34 PM
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, Nj. (KTLA) -- Skippy parent company Unilever announced a recall of certain batches of its popular peanut butter for possible Salmonella contamination, the FDA said Friday.
The limited recall of Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 2:31 PM
A possible salmonella contamination has forced the recall of some 16.3-ounce plastic jars of Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut Butter Spread and Skippy Reduced Fat Super Chunk Peanut Butter Spread.
Salmonella can cause fatal infections in the young, old,...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 6:37 PM
The possible discovery of salmonella has prompted a limited recall of Skippy reduced-fat peanut butter spreads sold in 16 states, its parent company announced.
Unilever issued a press release Friday detailing a voluntary recall of Skippy's "Reduced Fat...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 1:10 PM
An Elgin man and a California woman remained in the Kane County jail today after being arrested over the weekend with 230 pounds of marijuana in their van, authorities said.
Xaisana Thammavong, 45, of the 200 block of Liberty Street in Elgin, and Xom M....
| Sep 15, 2010
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today awarded $1,006,189 to Louisiana for increasing the number of children adopted from foster care. States use the funds from this adoption incentive award to improve their child welfare programs.
| Oct 2, 2010
| 6:08 PM
For someone whose status was uncertain earlier in the week, Jonathan Grimes sure looked pretty good on Saturday.
Grimes, William and Mary's junior running back, scored three touchdowns, tying a single-game career-high, and moved into fifth place all-time...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 7:48 AM
The Chicago Fire Department used snowmobiles to reach people on side streets that were impassable for ambulances or fire trucks, according to Fire Cmsr. Robert Hoff.
People who needed to be taken to hospitals were put in baskets that the snowmobiles...
| May 19, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Three men charged with conspiring to commit domestic terrorism during the NATO summit were plotting to attack President Obama's Chicago campaign headquarters, the Chicago mayor's home and police stations, authorities said Saturday.
A police investigation...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Two Chicago men accused of plotting to use explosives during last month's NATO summit were indicted today, according to the Cook County state's attorney's office.
Sebastian Senakiewicz, 24, is accused of threatening to blow up a train overpass during...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 4:19 PM
In a face-to-face showdown of top student teams from all 50 states, the Kansas team triumphed over the field to become known as the nation’s brightest young auto technology minds, as the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills concluded its 63rd year in...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 12:48 PM
Kane County police are investigating a single-car crash that killed a 58-year-old man near Hampshire Thursday night.
Thomas E. Kopitke was driving north on Walker Road, north of Illinois Highway 72, a little before 9 p.m., when his white 1989 Ford...