| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Ten a night—that's the number of Chicagoans pulled over for driving under the influence, on average. A total of 3,795 people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol in Chicago last year, according to Chicago Police data....
| Sep 1, 2013
— Timothy Brown has put hundreds of drunken drivers behind the wheel.
In the research center where he works, the drivers ingest vodka or 151-proof alcohol and get behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Malibu mounted in a metal pod about the size of a...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Ask any of the four Republican governor candidates why they're running, and they'll quickly tick off a list of Illinois' perceived ills under Gov. Pat Quinn and the state's Democratic legislative leadership.
Dig a bit deeper and they'll each cite the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn signed three road safety bills into law Monday, including two that aim to make it tougher for some teenage drivers to earn a license.
The first, dubbed "Patricia's Law," would prohibit judges from granting supervision to anyone charged in...
| Jul 22, 2013
Ten million is more than just a nice round number.
For the Kane County Cougars, it represents all those who've cheered minor league baseball in Geneva since 1991 and a milestone that early skeptics would never have imagined.
The Cougars officially...
| Jun 25, 2013
The Fourth of July is a time to gather with friends and family to celebrate and honor the birth of our great nation. I urge everyone to celebrate safely and responsibly and above all do not drink and drive. I would like to also take this opportunity to...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:22 PM
Aberdeen: Cole Carlson, Lane Roettele.
Aurora: Kara Robbins.
Avon: Rachel Blaha.
Baltic: Michael Bohnenkamp.
Belle Fourche: Tucker Chytka, Jade Crago, Chet Crago, Maclyn Hauck, Brooke Howell, Bridget Howell, Carter Kudlock, Jayci Lamphere,...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Faulkton overcame a scoreless first quarter to claim a 49-27 non-conference boys’ basketball win over Highmore-Harrold Tuesday night.
The hosts, who trailed just 3-0 after the first period, took the lead with a 15-point second quarter and then...
| Jan 10, 2013
Ever want to learn how to become a politician? Then you can still sign up for the famed "Burris School of Politics."
The course is taught by the Illinois political laughingstock and former U.S. Sen. Roland "Tombstone" Burris, whose ego is so huge that...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 10:19 PM
HERREID — Potter County rallied from an 11-point halftime deficit to remain unbeaten with a 65-60 Yellowstone Trail Conference boys’ basketball victory over Herreid-Selby Area Tuesday night.
Chayce Hall tossed in 19 points to lead Potter...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:04 PM
NBA Basketball--Los Angeles Lakers at New York Knicks, 7 p.m. (TNT); San Antonio Spurs at Portland Trail Blazers, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
NFL Football--Cincinnati Bengals at Philadelphia Eagles, 7 p.m. (NFL Network)
High School Basketball--Teams...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 11:18 AM
A new advertising campaign launched today for National Donate Life Month features a longtime organ donation advocate who died this year waiting for a kidney.
Vikki Tulcus, a coordinator for the state's organ and tissue donor registry, appeared in last...