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Sugarland, Others Agree to $39M Settlement for Stage Collapse

Sugarland, Others Agree to $39M Settlement for Stage Collapse

The country duo Sugarland along with the concert promoter Live Nation and 16 other defendants have agreed to pay $39... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
American Bald Eagle Found Shot Dead in Connecticut

American Bald Eagle Found Shot Dead in Connecticut

A $5,000 reward is being offered to help find the person who shot a bald eagle, after the bird — a national symbol —... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Obama: Sony

Obama: Sony "Made a Mistake" by Pulling "The Interview"

President Barack Obama said Sony "made a mistake" when it pulled its release of "The Interview"... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Indiana Officer Asked to Stop Selling

Indiana Officer Asked to Stop Selling "Breathe Easy" Shirts

Some officials in the Indiana city of South Bend have called on a police officer to stop selling T-shirts that make... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Kirk Plans to Host Screening of

Kirk Plans to Host Screening of "The Interview"

Sen. Mark Kirk said in a recent interview he hopes to have his first big re-election fundraiser at a screening of... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
School Massacre Splits Afghan, Pakistani Militant Groups

School Massacre Splits Afghan, Pakistani Militant Groups

The massacre of schoolchildren at a school in Pakistan this week has divided the Afghan and Pakistani Taliban... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Flu Widespread in 29 States, CDC Says

Flu Widespread in 29 States, CDC Says

This year's flu season is striking earlier than last year's, with the virus already widespread in 29 of the 54 U.S. Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Life Sentence for Man in Killing of Politician Dad

Life Sentence for Man in Killing of Politician Dad

Jason Beckman was sentenced to life behind bars Friday for the 2009 shooting death of his father, South Miami... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Keith, Crawford to Return vs. Blue Jackets

Keith, Crawford to Return vs. Blue Jackets

The Chicago Blackhawks will get two of their most important players back on Saturday night, as Corey Crawford... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Quinn Appoints Stermer as Topinka Replacement

Quinn Appoints Stermer as Topinka Replacement

Gov. Pat Quinn on Friday afternoon named Jerry Stermer to replace late Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka. Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Marathon Champ Jeptoo's 'B' Sample Tests Positive

Marathon Champ Jeptoo's 'B' Sample Tests Positive

Kenya's athletics federation says marathon runner Rita Jeptoo's "B'' sample has tested positive, confirming an... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Willie Wilson Says Rahm Challenged His Own Signature on Petition

Willie Wilson Says Rahm Challenged His Own Signature on Petition

The mayoral candidate revealed "bombshell documents" that he said proved the mayor's tactics to keep him... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Analysis: Eateries With Most Failed Inspections

Analysis: Eateries With Most Failed Inspections

Nearly 50 licensed Chicago restaurants failed their health inspections at least three times each this year, a review... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
N. Korea Was Behind Sony Hack: FBI

N. Korea Was Behind Sony Hack: FBI

The FBI said Friday that North Korea was responsible for the hack on Sony Pictures Entertainment that exposed... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Convicted Killer, Gang Member Released After Testimony

Convicted Killer, Gang Member Released After Testimony

A former Chicago gang member once convicted of murder and sentenced to death has been released from prison after... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Animal Shelter Passes Fundraising Goal to Save Homeless Pets

Animal Shelter Passes Fundraising Goal to Save Homeless Pets

Cache Creek Animal Rescue in Joliet has raised more than $65,000 in three days to save their animals, who were... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
Wet Christmas: Soaking Storm Brewing for the Holiday

Wet Christmas: Soaking Storm Brewing for the Holiday

The weather may disrupt Christmas travel on the East Coast as almost 100 million Americans take to the roads and... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
James Holmes' Parents:

James Holmes' Parents: "He's Not a Monster"

The parents of accused Colorado theater gunman James Holmes spoke our for the first time since the July 2012... Read »

Dec 19, 2014
Reward Offered After Pitbull's Leg Is Mutilated

Reward Offered After Pitbull's Leg Is Mutilated

A dog is recovering after he was discovered with a horrific injury: a hiking carabiner hooked straight through his... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014
4th Victim, 6-Year-Old Boy, Dies After Church Christmas Show Crash

4th Victim, 6-Year-Old Boy, Dies After Church Christmas Show Crash

A fourth victim, identified as a 6-year-old boy, has died after a DUI suspect struck a group of people in a crowded... Watch »

Dec 19, 2014

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