| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:19 PM
A 57-year-old woman found lying in the snow outside her Worth home Thursday died from cold exposure, authorities determined following an autopsy today, making her at least the 12th person to die of cold-related causes in Cook county this season.
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:39 PM
A large cat-like animal was reportedly seen near a residential area in Schaumburg, police said today, similar to recent reports of cougar sightings in some North Shore suburbs.
A person who called Schaumburg police today said he was driving about 8:30 p....
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:12 PM
In the last year of his life, Chase Beh's parents had enlisted a drug counselor to help the 20-year-old deal with his increasingly self-destructive behavior.
He died in 2009 of a heroin overdose while being counseled by Kimberly Even — a woman...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Germany's leader is feted at the Obamas' fourth White House State Dinner. With full guest list....
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Kraft earnings beat estimates...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Irene Rosenfeld to lead Kraft's new snacks spin-off...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Seems that the trend of men doing the grocery shopping has been growing for years, but then the recession put more men out of work, leaving them at home to handle domestic chores. Uh huh. Sure....
| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:47 PM
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with Kraft Foods Global Inc., of Northfield, Ill., is recalling about 2.1 million packages of Tassimo espresso T Discs sold in the United States and an additional 1.9 million in...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 11:50 AM
After nearly two decades of opposition, Northfield trustees last night approved an agreement with the state to widen a stretch of Willow Road from two lanes to four.
Trustees voted 5-1 on an intergovernmental agreement with the Illinois Department of ...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:20 AM
A cougar may have been sighted near the Skokie River in Winnetka,following similar reports earlier this summer on the North Shore, police say.
The animal was spotted at 8:30 p.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Willow Road, near the village’s public...
| Feb 9, 2010
| 11:05 AM
First lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday launched "Let's Move," her biggest-ever campaign, one aimed at conquering childhood obesity within a generation.
Its roll-out came with the news of some early successes, highlighted by the first lady and her aides....