Green Day, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
The new class of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame includes the punk trio Green Day, late rock legend Lou Reed and "Lean on Me" singer Bill Withers.
Midnight Mass celebrates Christmas at Holy Name
Hundreds of people filled Holy Name Cathedral for Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich's first midnight Mass there.
Designated driver struck, killed by car while waiting at hot dog stand
Eddie Fuentes, 24, was struck and killed by an out of control car after attending a holiday party last weekend, police say. Fuentes, who was the designated driver that night, was struck by a car while waiting at a hot dog stand.
Christmas saved after Aurora family robbed of presents
A west suburban community refused to let thieves ruin the holiday for an Aurora family after Christmas presents were stolen from their home.
Shooting at CTA Red Line station critically wounds 2
Two people were shot at the 95th Street Red Line CTA train station on the city's South Side. A third person was injured by shattered glass.
CDC Lab Workers May Have Been Exposed to Ebola
CDC lab technicians may have been working with live Ebola virus, the agency says.
Firm Recalls Caramel Apples Amid Listeria Fears
A Missouri firm is recalling its Happy Apple brand caramel apples because of the potential that they could be contaminated with listeria.
Josh Smith ready to help Rockets
Wanting to play for a winning team with a chance to win the title, Josh Smith said Wednesday he has decided to join the Houston Rockets.
Kevin Durant to miss Christmas game
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has been ruled out for the team's Christmas Day game against the defending champion San Antonio Spurs.
Peyton Manning: 'No plans' to retire
Peyton Manning says he plans on being back with Denver next season "if the Broncos wouild have me."
Western Kentucky holds off Central Michigan's 34-point rally
Cooper Rush's 2-point conversion attempt fell incomplete as time expired, and Western Kentucky held on to defeat Central Michigan 49-48 in a wild inaugural Bahamas Bowl on Wednesday.