News » Page 29

Governor Pat Quinn

in Election 2014, Local

Quinn Is Retiring (Involuntarily) But Not Shy

He spoke truth to power, he has been in power, he will speak truth to power

airstrike

in National, World

U.S.-led air strikes have hit 3,000 Islamic State targets

Strikes against ISIS militants in Iraq and Syria have damaged or destroyed more than 3,000 targets since August.

arrest

in Weird

Police: Florida man takes baby to burglary

Police say the suspect set his 5-month-old son down while he pulled a knife on the homeowner.

hearts

in Lifestyle

Send your Valentines to Loveland

Now that we've rounded the new year's corner, Valentine's Day will soon be here.

10-overlay1

in Viral Videos

Panda loves the snow

Video showing Washington DC's panda cub Bao Bao playing in her first snow is melting hearts.

elvis

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 8

A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

Illinois Speaker of the House Michael Madigan, D-Chicago, talks from the speakers podium in the House chambers Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Springfield Ill. The Illinois Legislature resumes work toward its end of May deadline.

in Local

Madigan, Cullerton Support Special Comptroller Election

House Speaker Michael Madigan says he will support a proposal to establish a 2016 special election to replace late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.

oregontrail

in Entertainment

Bye-bye lunch break: Play vintage ‘Oregon Trail,’ ‘Tetris’ for free

Behold the power of the Internet: You can now play thousands of your favorite classic video games online.

benedict

in Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch to be a dad

The British actor is expecting a baby with his new fiancée.

lincoln tomb

in Local

Expert: Lincoln Presidential Library Needs Better Governance, Not Split

Experts say making the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum a separate state agency would hamper its ability to modernize.

local_news_generic

in Local

OSHA Cites Springfield Company for Pekin Worker Deaths

A federal agency has filed violations against a Springfield agricultural products company after two workers died at its Pekin facility.

shooting

in National

1 dead in police-involved shooting at Columbus airport

Officials say a man was fatally shot after a confrontation involving a vehicle outside of Port Columbus International Airport.

DCFS-Logo

in Local

DCFS Director Says Child Abuse Claims “Appalling”

Bobbie Gregg testified Wednesday before state lawmakers in the wake of a newspaper investigation.

videogames

in Entertainment

Video games will be an official school sport at Kentucky college

A private liberal arts college plans to offer scholarships to gamers.

jameiswinston

in Sports

Jameis Winston to enter NFL draft

Quarterback Jameis Winston plans to leave Florida State University, his father told ESPN.

pot

in Local

Could Rauner Rethink His Position on Pot?

May be convinced by potential revenue stream

frenchterrorattack

in National, World

At least 12 dead in French terrorist attack

Hooded gunmen stormed the offices of a satirical magazine known for lampooning radical Islam, killing at least 12, including two police officers.

shelia-simon

in Election 2014, Local

Simon Prepares for What’s Next

A return to academia is possible for one-term lieutenant governor

debbiereynoldscarriefisher

in Entertainment

Carrie Fisher to present lifetime achievement award to her mom

Carrie Fisher will present her mother Debbie Reynolds with the coveted SAG Life Achievement Award.

muhammad

in Sports

Boxing great Muhammad Ali released from hospital

The three-time world heavyweight champion is back home after being hospitalized for over a week.

Recent Headlines

in Music

This week’s top pop songs

Fresh
taylorswift

LISTEN: This week's top pop songs, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Music

This week’s top R&B tracks

Fresh
averysunshine

LISTEN: This week's top R&B tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

in Entertainment

It’s a dog-eat-dog world at the 2015 Puppy Bowl

17-overlay3

It's Ruff versus Tuff in the 11th annual football game of puppy power!

in Entertainment

Nickelodeon latest to offer streaming service

nickelodeon

Good news for "SpongeBob SquarePants" fans.

in Entertainment

Jeff Bridges hopes his new album puts fans to sleep

jeffbridges

"The Big Lebowski" star has released "Sleeping Tapes," a project full of spoken word pieces and meditation mantras.