Bartender ID'd as 'Boston Shoveler'
Less than a day after the image of him clearing off the Boston Marathon finish line during this week's blizzard took social media by storm, the mystery man known previously as "The Boston Shoveler" has been identified.
ISIS Appears to Arrange Prisoner Swap in New Hostage Recording
ISIS-linked Twitter accounts spread message purportedly from Japanese captive.
Illinois lawmaker proposes decreasing sales tax on diapers
State Sen. Martin Sandoval is proposing that the state sales tax on diapers and wipes be cut from 6.25 percent to 1 percent.
Kobe Bryant out 9 months
Kobe Bryant underwent surgery Wednesday morning to repair the torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, the Los Angeles Lakers announced.
Sears to cut 100 jobs at Hoffman Estates headquarters
Sears is cutting 100 jobs at its headquarters in suburban Hoffman Estates, officials announced Wednesday.
Blake: Every team deflates footballs
Former NFL quarterback Jeff Blake says he oversaw the deflation of footballs on the sideline right before games during his career. Speaking on "The Midday 180" out of Nashville, Blake said the practice was common.
Police issue alert after 4 women robbed in South Loop
Chicago police have issued an alert for the city's South Loop neighborhood after four women were robbed, police say.
Officials close Elwood rail crossing after truck traffic concerns
A heavily utilized - and some say dangerous - railroad crossing in Elwood closed to all vehicle traffic Wednesday.
Hyde Park bike shop owner fights to keep store open after falling behind on taxes
David Jones has been repairing bicycles in the city's Hyde Park neighborhood for more than three decades, but he says he was the victim of a bad accountant.
Tom Brady relying on rest and garlic as he battles cold ahead of Super Bowl
The New England Patriots quarterback confirmed Wednesday that he is currently battling a cold.
Burr Oak Cemetery Trial: 1,500 bones found, FBI agent says
Trial began Wednesday for Keith and Terrence Nicks, who are accused of desecrating graves and bodies at the historic Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill.