Up to 32 horses died and a firefighter was injured when an extra-alarm blaze engulfed a stable in a northwest suburb Saturday night, causing over $1 million in damage, authorities said.
Police are warning residents of recent robberies on the city’s North Side that occurred over the past week.
EDMONTON, Alberta — When the Zamboni entrance door opened to let the Blackhawks onto the ice for their pregame warm-ups before facing the Oilers on Saturday night, it was Corey Crawford and not Antti Raanta who stepped through first.
I wanted that yellow coat the way you might want an oxygen mask when the plane is going down.
The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternal organizations until January after a magazine article described in detail an alleged sexual assault that occurred on the campus, the school said on Saturday.
An uneasy quiet settled over Ferguson, Mo., on Saturday evening after another day without a decision from a grand jury on whether to bring charges against a white police officer for fatally shooting a black teen.
A 36-year-old New York man was robbed at gunpoint Friday night while taking photographs at Buckingham Fountain, police said.
Of all the more than 200 rounds of golf President Obama has played as president, his outing on Saturday will probably prove to be a highlight: Teeing it up with New York Yankees great Derek Jeter.
Four people were injured in daytime shootings, including two 15-year-olds who were in good condition at hospitals Saturday, officials said.
The attorney for comedian Bill Cosby is blasting the news media for rushing to publicize what he called "unsubstantiated, fantastical stories" from several women who have come forward in the past few weeks to accuse Cosby of sexual assault.
Even though her street was buried under 3 feet of snow, Jean Ulrich considered herself lucky so far. The octogenarian and lifelong resident of Bowmansville, just outside Buffalo, has seen lots of snow before — but never, she said, like last week.
EDMONTON, Alberta—Two games into their annual Circus Trip, the Blackhawks are on cruise control.
EDMONTON, Alberta -- The Chicago Blacklhawks continued their trek through Western Canada as part of their annual Circus Trip when they faced off against the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night at Rexall Place.
The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival drew an enthusiastic throng to downtown Chicago on Saturday evening, including out-of-towners who came to watch the spectacle.
Notre Dame’s defense couldn’t contain Louisville’s rushing attack as the Cardinals took advantage of the battered Irish unit en route to a 31-28 victory at Notre Dame.
A crowd gathered Saturday morning at a Chicago high school named for a Mexican president to rejoice in President Obama's executive order to issue a reprieve for undocumented immigrants whose children were born in the United States — a decision that would shelter between 4 million and 5...
A 3-year-old boy in Washington state was shot in the mouth apparently by a 4-year-old playmate, law enforcement officials said.
PORTLAND, Ore. --- Taj Gibson has developed a well-earned reputation for recovering quickly from injuries.
As temperatures near Buffalo, New York, rose above freezing on Saturday, volunteers fanned out to help their neighbors clear the walls of snow that have paralyzed parts of the region this week, but the warming trend also raised the threat of flooding.
The Somali terror group Shabab on Saturday claimed responsibility for the massacre of 28 bus passengers, killed in an early morning attack near the Somali border in northern Kenya.
Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor of Washington, D.C., who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine before making a surprising return to office, died early Sunday at age 78.
ST. LOUIS — One morning late last month, a St. Louis courtroom filled up with prosecutors, lawyers and press who wondered if they'd catch a glimpse of a vanished man.
The human head weighs about a dozen pounds. But as the neck bends forward and down, the weight on the cervical spine begins to increase. At a 15-degree angle, this weight is about 27 pounds, at 30 degrees it's 40 pounds, at 45 degrees it's 49 pounds, and at 60 degrees it's 60 pounds.
A man at Boston Logan International Airport on Saturday took off his clothes in a womens' restroom and later ran out and assaulted an 84-year-old man, police said.
In the auditorium of Jones College Prep high school in the Loop Saturday, sophomore Marquis Eason took instant command of the stage when he picked up a microphone, twirled it between his fingers, and spun a two-minute spoken-word poem on Chicago's crime rate.
Comedian Bill Cosby spoke out against a wave of sexual assault allegations but told a Florida publication he does not have to "answer to innuendos."
An Albuquerque cat owner can sleep easier now that the kitten that went missing last month will be home for the holidays, despite a mysterious 2,300-mile side trip to Maine.
What can be better than receiving a Wizard's gift? Buying a "Wizard of Oz" original costume.
Charges have been filed against a South Side man for a fatal shooting Friday night in the East Hyde Park neighborhood, police said.
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is expected Saturday night at a fundraising gala for the Chicago Children's Theatre — where he will announce $5 million in new state funding to help the long-itinerant, non-profit theater company purchase and renovate a former police station in Chicago's West...