Three generations of Illinois women in one family are all graduating together this spring. …
Illinois women
Anthony Sowell is arraigned on rape, kidnapping, attempted murder and felonious assault …
Supreme Court
A court date has been set for the man charged with beating a gay Afghan war vet to death. …
Hate Crime
Officials in northeast Ohio say a hiker is lucky to be alive after he spent four days at the bottom of a ravine before crawling hundreds of yards to find help. "I'm happy …
broken bones
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A slain Kansas boy, whose remains were fed to pigs, died …
Michael Jones
Police say Indianapolis 500 pole-winner Scott Dixon and fellow former race winner …
Scott Dixon
Fans going to the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday can expect security to be as tight or tighter than it was for last year's 100th running in the wake of the suspected …
Homeland Security
(CNN)He's eloquent, passionate and powerful. And he's only 6 years old. Jeffrey Laney of St. Louis apparently has had it up to here with the violence that he's …
gun violence
The targeting of women and girls in Manchester may have been intentional …
Chicago clergy
A husband and wife were found shot to death in an apparent homicide-suicide at …
Couple shot
Last summer, an Ohio 14-year-old fatally shot her father after fleeing home several …
Bresha Meadows
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Former NASCAR driver Tony Stewart was stopped by an Illinois state trooper over the weekend, but not for speeding. Police spokesman Jason …
Tony Stewart
A man was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday night in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. Witnesses to the shooting said a male with a …
Englewood shooting
CLEVELAND, Ohio - A man was shot dead Tuesday night in Cleveland's Euclid-Green neighborhood, police said. The victim, a man in his 30s, was found about …
Euclid