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  • Ideal rain, temperatures mean good Illinois pumpkin crop

    URBANA – University of Illinois pumpkin crop experts said this year's harvest looks to be much better than year, when yield losses were predicted.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Driver who fled Milwaukee crash that killed 3 surrenders

    MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee police said a motorist who fled after causing a car crash that killed three women from Chicago and injured their Uber driver has ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • U of Illinois-Springfield starts food pantry for students

    SPRINGFIELD – A graduate student at the University of Illinois' Springfield campus has started a food pantry for students.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • In renewed Aleppo attacks, Syrian troops capture high ground

    BEIRUT – Syrian government forces and their allies on Monday captured strategic high ground in embattled Aleppo as Russia – a key ally of Syrian Presi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Authorities: Bus driver didn't brake before hitting big rig

    PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – Ana Car didn't remember the sudden impact, only that she woke up among dead and injured passengers in a dark tour bus filled wi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Obama's library materials to travel from capital to Illinois

    HOFFMAN ESTATES – Some of the White House materials bound for President Barack Obama's presidential library in Chicago will start making their way fro ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:50 pm
  • Iraqis on edge of Mosul face a deadly dilemma to stay or flee

    QAYARA, Iraq – Bayda Muhammad Khalaf followed the government’s advice to stay in her home with her husband and seven children as Iraqi troops advanced ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Clinton teams up with Massachusetts Sen. Warren

    MANCHESTER, N.H. – Joining forces in the presidential campaign’s final stretch, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Elizabeth Warren pounded Donald Trump on Mond ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Trump rejects 'phony' polls, insists 'we are winning'

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to energiz ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • For some low-income workers, retirement is only a dream

    CHICAGO – It was a striking image. A photo of an 89-year-old man hunched over, struggling to push his cart with frozen treats.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:49 pm
  • Pakistani officials say 48 police trainees killed in attack

    QUETTA, Pakistan – Gunmen stormed a police training center late Monday in Pakistan's restive Baluchistan province and detonated explosive vests, killi ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 9:56 pm
  • Women defend wearing yoga pants in peaceful parade

    BARRINGTON, R.I. – Hundreds of women, girls and other supporters proudly donned their yoga pants Sunday afternoon as they peacefully paraded around th ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Posting ballot selfie? Check your state laws first

    TRENTON, N.J. – You probably already know whether you’ll vote for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton on Election Day, leaving one important question to c ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Younger, diverse voters are reshaping California politics

    LOS ANGELES – Come Election Day, California could legalize pot. Its new U.S. senator will be black or Hispanic – a first for the state. And voters cou ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 12:42 am
  • Overjoyed Chicago Cubs fans turn attention to World Series

    CHICAGO – With a mix of euphoria, relief and disbelief, long-suffering Cubs fans are shaking off superstitions and setting their sights on the team’s ...
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:57 pm
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