Vacant Chicago-Area Building Could Hold Obama Library ItemsA vacant furniture building in suburban Chicago could be the temporary holding facility for President Barack Obama's presidential library archives.
Jury Selection to Begin in Ex-Cop's Murder-For-Hire TrialDrew Peterson is serving a 38-year-sentence at the maximum security Menard Correctional Center in southern Illinois.
STL, Chicago Fans React to Game 7 on TwitterRelive last night's Game 7 between the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks through Twitter.
Illinois Seeks to Limit Use of Solitary ConfinementAs many as 82,000 inmates are in solitary on any given day, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures.
Blackhawks' Shaw Appears to Use Gay Slur in Loss to BluesAsked twice about what happened, Shaw said he didn't remember what he said.
Two Acts With Illinois Roots Enter Rock HallCheap Trick & Chicago (with St. Louis born trombone player James Pankow) among those celebrated Friday
Prosecutors: Hastert Sought to Hide Sex Abuse of 14-Year-OldHe is scheduled to be sentenced April 27.
Residents Hope Feral Cats Can Address Chicago's Rat ProblemAs of Thursday, more than 7,600 rat complaints had been filed this year, compared with about 4,705 over the same period last year.
Study Finds Stem Cells Can Help to Heal Damaged HeartsThe findings of this new study were just presented at a major cardiology conference in Chicago.
Chicago Teen Featured In Anti-Violence Campaign ShotPolice say the shooting occurred while two groups were fighting down the street from the teenager's home.
5 Must-See Cities On Your Midwest Road TripA profile of the five must-see cities on a road trip through the Midwest
Mizzou Journalism Student, Interning in Brussels, Recounts Her ExperienceWhile interviewing Hilling, you could still hear sirens blaring in the background. She said ambulances were still running back and forth, and hospitals were full.