Murdered Chicago teen a member of Jesse White Tumblers.
Dick Durbin says he's still deciding on the U.S. Senate proposal that would revoke the NFL's non-profit designation.
Republican candidate for Illinois governor Bruce Rauner says he won't offer any patronage jobs to GOP members if he wins.
Most of the same Illinois organizations that helped consumers sign up for insurance in the first year of the Affordable Care Act will receive additional funding for a second year.
Amid signals that Illinois' pension overhaul could be found unconstitutional, Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan.
A new analysis ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.
Higher-than-expected birth rates and longer life spans are expected to cause the world's population will soar through the end of the 21st century.
The flu vaccine is recommended for nearly everyone age 6 months or older.
The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.
The shirt sparked outrage for its blood-red dye and holes, in a look reminiscent of the infamous 1970 campus shootings.
Dozens of Michigan hearse enthusiasts will show off their casket-carrying cars this weekend during a parade through Hell.
New websites cater exclusively to smokers or, at the very least, the “cannabis friendly."
Florida has a muscular new superhero who promotes orange juice while battling evil through the power of the sun.
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A Massachusetts man was arrested after allegedly breaking into a home to fix himself a snack.
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The track features vocals from late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury and the King of Pop.
The "Dallas Buyers Club" actress is adamant she won't join her husband, actor Ben Affleck, on Twitter either.
Three backup dancers are suing the legendary performer, saying they were fired for the color of their skin.
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