Injured state trooper calls for harsher charges
Illinois State Trooper Douglas Balder, who was seriously injured in a fiery crash on I-88, says the charges against the driver in his case do not go far enough.
Measles confirmed in Cook County's northwest suburbs
A suburban Chicago resident has a confirmed case of measles and others may have been exposed in Arlington Heights and Palatine, according to state health officials.
Woman shot at McDonalds in Parkway Gardens
Chicago police say a 25-year-old woman sustained a graze wound to the head after being shot at a McDonalds in Parkway Gardens.
NBA reveals dunk contest lineup
Milwaukee's Giannis Antetokounmpo, Minnesota's Zach LaVine, Orlando's Victor Oladipo and Brooklyn's Mason Plumlee will be the contestants in the 2015 Sprite Slam Dunk contest, the NBA announced Tuesday night.
Suspect Charged With Murder of Couple in Craigslist Car Case
Bud and June Runion vanished after trip to see car located via Craigslist and now a suspect has been charged.
Browner: Seahawks 'my brothers'
Brandon Browner stood by his remarks to ESPN's Josina Anderson about instructing teammates to go after injuries to Seahawks defensive backs Richard Sherman and Earl Thomas in Super Bowl XLIX, saying it is all in the spirit of competition.
Lynch: 'I'm here so I won't get fined'
During Super Bowl media day, Marshawn Lynch, reportedly threatened with a $500,000 fine, answered every question with some variation of "I'm here so I won't get fined."
The Trouble With US Girls, According to Alleged Russian Spies
Purported Russian agents realized all too well they weren't James Bond.
Calif. firefighters' helmetcam captures rescue of 3 children from apartment fire
Four Fresno firefighters are being hailed heroes for saving three young children -- the newly released dramatic video that takes you inside the rescue.
NFL to run powerful anti-domestic violence ad during Super Bowl
As the NFL is said to be making changes in its attitude toward players committing domestic violence, the league is donating expensive airtime during the Super Bowl to address the topic dead on. The NFL's NO MORE campaign posted their chilling ad to YouTube, based on a viral domestic violence story from last year.
Barnes fined $25K, implicates Sarver
Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan.
Jury: Ex-Vandy players guilty of rape
A jury has convicted two ex-Vanderbilt football players of raping a former student inside a dorm room.