Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte raised his bloody anti-crime war rhetoric to a new level Friday, comparing it to how Hitler massacred millions of Jews and saying how he would be "happy to slaughter" 3 million addicts.
Hundreds of miles from the front lines, the sleepy farm town of Khorostkiv dodged the bloodshed and havoc of the military conflict that ravaged Ukraine for more than two years.
An 18-year-old man who was wanted in the shooting death of a Mundelein man turned himself in late Thursday, officials said. Robbie M. Patton, of Champaign, turned himself in about 10:15 p.m.
Asian stock markets were lower on Friday as investor sentiment was dented by overnight losses on Wall Street and renewed worries about the health of Deutsche Bank. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 slumped 1.6 percent to 16,435.61 and South Korea's Kospi fell 0.9 percent to 2,051.10.
Jack Junge played in the boys golf state tournament three times for New Trier. Each time he played the host course, The Den at Fox Creek in Bloomington, he walked past a rock in front of the hole No.
"I know her and she'd make a good president." — Donald Trump on Hillary Clinton, 2008. Trump was right. If elected, Clinton will make a good president. Focused. Serious. Even-tempered.
The visiting manager's office at Angel Stadium was too small to fit the Chicago media contingent on opening day, so Joe Maddon met everyone in a dark hallway outside the clubhouse after the Cubs' victory over the Angels.
Zeus the Wonderdog, our family's noble canine companion, just wants to "do his business" in peace. Yet each time he goes out, an 86-year-old woman stands on our backyard deck, shrieking like a banshee, banging an old metal pot with a hammer.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with fatally shooting a 30-year-old man as he walked a few blocks from his Gage Park home this week, authorities said Thursday. Dominick Debock faces a first-degree murder charge in the Monday killing of Jose Ernesto Martinez in the 5100 block of South Washtenaw...
DuPage County authorities have charged an Evanston woman for allegedly including what they described as "granular material" in a letter sent to the Illinois Tollway Authority that prompted a full police and fire response.
A West Side man has been charged with fleeing police and leaving the scene of a crash after he and a passenger tried to get away when officers tried to stop them on Wednesday, police said Thursday.
If you pay with plastic at the checkout, chances are you've seen the logo of San Jose, California-based VeriFone Systems. You may soon see a Chinese one instead. VeriFone, the largest maker of payment readers in the U.S.
Manager Joe Maddon merely pointed Thursday night to the Cubs' recent record in response to criticism from Jake Arrieta and Miguel Montero that the final games are being treated as spring training contests.
Three men were killed and five other people have been wounded since afternoon Thursday in shootings on the West and South sides, police said. Thursday afternoon, a 28-year-old man was pronounced dead after being shot in a drive-by shooting in the city's Englewood neighborhood.
It’s uncertain whether Jason Hammel will throw another pitch for the Cubs after suffering tightness in his right elbow. But Hammel, 34, at least has put himself in a position to earn a multi-year free agent contract with another team this winter if the Cubs elect not to pick up his option for 2017....
Seventeen times over the last nine years, the Bears' preparation for games against the Lions would begin with the mission to stop Calvin Johnson. At Halas Hall they could turn on Lions game video and easily find Megatron, No.
Donald Trump's charitable foundation - which has been sustained for years by donors outside the Trump family - has never obtained the certification that New York requires before charities can solicit money from the public, according to the state attorney general's office.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump came under intense scrutiny Thursday for allegations that he knowingly violated the U.S. embargo on Cuba in the 1990s, a report that could hurt him among Cuban-Americans in the crucial state of Florida.
Bears coach John Fox was back at practice Thursday morning, recovered from the stomach bug that floored him a day earlier. Fox's Bears continued their preparation for Sunday's game against the Lions, still aware they're working with a thin margin for error.
In these contentious and uncertain times, there is only thing on which we can all agree: The Cubs don't suck. My apologies if the last word of the preceding sentence offends you, and if it does, you aren't alone.
India said it attacked terrorist camps just across the border in Pakistan, the biggest military escalation since a standoff in 1999, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi retaliated for a deadly strike against Indian soldiers earlier this month.
COLTS (1-2) VS. JAGUARS (0-3) 8:30 a.m. Sunday Colts by 2.5 (O/U 49) The seat can't get much hotter for Jaguars coach Gus Bradley. The Jaguars are a talented young team but can't seem to pull it together.
Start 'em, sit 'em and sleeper picks.
TORONTO — Jonathan Toews said he did not know what Brad Marchand was yelling.He just heard Marchand hollering and assumed he was asking for the puck. He only got a glimpse of Marchand out of the corner of his eye, but Toews decided to take a gamble — even with Canada on the penalty kill — and dropped...
Just as sure as increased rookie hazing duties, Denzel Valentine knows what's coming. The speed of the game has jumped, from college to summer league to training camp. And another step up is coming when the lights get bright and the regular-season action is real.
In a stunning development, Cook County prosecutors on Thursday abruptly dropped all charges against three police officers shortly after the start of their perjury trial when the officers' lawyers alleged they had been charged under an out-of-date law.
Chicago police are asking for help finding a North Side woman who disappeared with her two young children and who may be headed to Michigan. Tirzah Fujii, 37, her daughter, Soriah, age 1, and her son, Malakai, age 7, were last seen about 9 a.m.
Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn said he won't go against the advice of the state's attorney general and local district attorney to release the video of a fatal police shooting that sparked riots.
It's been said of Deerfield, Sauganash and countless other communities: This must be a nice place since it's got a Whole Foods and a Starbucks. So what happens when you plunk down two of the country's most culturally powerful brands in impoverished Englewood?
The following editorial appears on Bloomberg View: It took nearly eight years for Congress to override a veto by President Barack Obama. It could hardly have chosen a worse measure on which to do so -- or a more stark way of exposing its most craven impulses.