| Oct 14, 2010
A teenage girl who stabbed a classmate in the neck during an argument over a pair of pants was sentenced Thursday.
The 15-year-old Crawford High School student was sentenced to a maximum 480 days in custody in a youthful offender program after pleading...
| Feb 25, 2011
We first told you about former death row inmate Anthony Graves last year. He spent 18 years in prison for murders he did not commit. His name was cleared last October.
Graves was wrongfully convicted of murdering a family, including four children and...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 1:50 PM
White House Chief of Staff William Daley said on Sunday the Obama administration was considering tapping into the U.S. strategic oil reserve as a way to help ease soaring oil prices. Speaking on NBC television's "Meet the Press," Daley said: "We are...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 9:17 AM
The U.S. government reiterated that it could tap its strategic oil reserves in order to safeguard economic growth as surging gasoline prices increase pressure for action.
While longstanding U.S. policy is to release reserves only in the event of a...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 6:15 PM
I hate surprises. As a self-diagnosed control freak, I don’t have the discipline to leave things a mystery. When I was 9, I went through my mother’s checkbook to track the stores where my Christmas gifts would be coming from. Now, I’m...
| Mar 27, 2011
Fuller, plumper lips can be achieved by numerous methods, with varying degrees of permanence, without resorting to implants or fillers.
Lip-enhancing colors and glosses line the shelves of beauty stores. They're popular because, for well under $20,...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 12:24 PM
| Apr 17, 2011
| 7:01 PM
Congressional Republicans have assured President Barack Obama that they would not hold the economy hostage over raising the debt ceiling, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said on Sunday.
But Republicans appearing on television news shows insisted they...
| Apr 24, 2011
After nearly a generation on the endangered accessories list, the old-school tie bar — the narrow piece of decorative metal (also known as a tie clip) that slides horizontally across a necktie and holds it flat against a gentleman's dress shirt ...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Nikki Giovanni will read her work as part of the Chicago Public Library's PoetryFest and the Poetry Foundation's Poetry Off the Shelf series at 2 p.m. in the Cindy Pritzker Auditorium at the Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State St.;...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 2:07 PM
Berlin Brothersvalley Middle School has released the honor roll for the fourth nine-weeks grading period.
Honors: Emily Bailey, Joseph Bonus, Karlee Brick, Luke Brick, Shawn Connor, Russell Countryman, Tyler Custer, Katerina Flick, Bryanna Foor,...