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.
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.
Christmas saved after Aurora family robbed of presents
A west suburban community refused to let thieves ruin this holiday for a local family after Christmas presents were stolen from their aurora home.
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.
Santa makes surprise visit to Villa Park home
On a busy Christmas Eve night Santa Claus took time to drop by a family's Christmas Eve celebration in suburban Villa Park.
Gift-giving tradition saved by outpouring of generosity
An outpouring of generosity helped save a Christmas tradition in the Englewood neighborhood.
Archbishop Cupich keeps holiday tradition alive
The holiday tradition is kept alive by the new head of the Chicago archdiocese, as Archbishop Blase Cupich spent part of this Christmas Eve visiting children who cannot be home for the holiday.
Jewish community serves dinner to needy on South Side
Chicago's Jewish community celebrated Christmas Eve preparing and serving dinner to the city's needy at a restaurant on the city's South Side.