Chicago teachers and Chicago Public Schools (CPS) were close to resolving their disagreements by late Thursday, but school is likely stay out until Monday, according to the [...]
An Ohio teenager survived being swept through a storm drain for more than one-quarter of a mile.
Detroit police have recovered a stolen rental truck carrying Secret Service equipment for Vice President Joe Biden, who was visiting the city Monday for Labor Day.
Darren Becker sifts through arid topsoil under a ruined crop on the family farm, Aug. 24 in Logan, Kan.
New funding this year and intense efforts should help the Chicago River become ready for recreational use in the next few years.
A double-decker megabus packed with people blew a tire and smashed into a bridge support pillar in Illinois on Thursday, leaving around two dozen injured.
The program allows eligible travelers to move to a designated line and undergo a slightly less rigorous screening process.
A suspect in a plot to bomb a bridge in Ohio pleaded guilty on Wednesday and said he would cooperate in prosecuting four other defendants in the case.
Federal law enforcement investigators said on Saturday that the two missing Iowa cousins who disappeared last week are still alive after a massive search and rescue mission [...]
Search teams resumed their efforts to find two young cousins who went missing. Nearly 1,000 volunteers are looking through an area in Evansdale, Iowa.