Newsviews: Child immigration crisis (1)
Juliana Kerr, director of the Immigration Initiative at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, and Roosevelt University political science Professor Paul Green discuss the current influx of unaccompanied children coming from Central America.
Ravens CB Jimmy Smith arrested
Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith was arrested and charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct late Saturday night after an alleged incident at suburban Baltimore bar, according to The Baltimore Sun.
Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay
Five-time Olympic swimming gold medalist Ian Thorpe for the first time publicly confirmed that he is gay during a television interview on Sunday, ending years of speculation about his sexuality.
Americans Flee Gaza Amid Unrest
At 7 a.m. local time, 144 American citizens waiting to evacuate the Gaza Strip boarded buses at a United Nations compound and headed for the border with Israel.
Who to Watch in the World Cup Final
The main tension of a World Cup usually concerns who will lift the trophy after the final. Not so in 2014.
RUN! To End Homelessness returns to Douglas Park
The fourth annual 5K RUN! To End Homelessness in Douglas Park on July 13 raises funds for those who have fallen on hard times and find themselves without a roof over their heads.
Daily Herald: Heart transplant patient turned athlete
As a 57-year-old woman with a limited athletic background for most of her life, Donna Stout admits to being surprised that she's vying for a swimming medal at a national competition in Houston.
Victory Reins offers therapeutic horseback riding for people with disabilities
Since 2007, Victory Reins in Peotone has been offering therapeutic horseback riding to children and adults with disabilities.
Holder: Syria Threat 'More Frightening Than Anything' Else
Recent intelligence indicating that bomb-makers from Yemen have teamed up with terrorists in Syria to develop a new generation of undetectable explosives is "more frightening than anything" else the Obama administration has seen, Attorney General Eric H..
1 dead, 18 hurt after bus and car collide in Indiana
Authorities say a Greyhound bus and car collided on a highway near Indiana's border with Ohio, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others.
More Rockets Into Israel After Israeli Raid Into Gaza
Hamas continued to launch rockets into Israel today -- even after the Israeli military said ground troops entered northern Gaza to take out a number of missile launch sites.