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CHICAGO (AP) — A teenager accused of fatally shooting another teen in a Facebook feud over a boy has pleaded guilty in juvenile court to first-degree murder. The girl also pleaded guilty on Tuesday to attempted first-degree murder in the 2014 shooting death of 14-year-old Endia...
CHICAGO (AP) — A teenager accused of fatally shooting another teen in a Facebook feud over a boy has pleaded guilty in juvenile court to first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder. The girl pleaded guilty on Tuesday in the 2014 shooting death of 14-year-old Endia...
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — US prosecutors to seek the death penalty for man charged with killing University of Illinois scholar from China.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that the family of a Northern Illinois University fraternity pledge can proceed with a lawsuit involving his 2012 death from excessive drinking. The (DeKalb) Daily-Chronicle reports the court Friday upheld a lower...
Activists are returning to the streets a year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches around the world with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump. Hundreds of marches worldwide and a signature rally in Las Vegas this...
The Philadelphia Union have acquired winger David Accam from the Chicago Fire for $1.2 million in allocation money. Accam had 14 goals and eight assists last year in his third season with the Fire. For his Major League Soccer career, the 27-year-old native of Ghana has 33 goals...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois has hired Arizona assistant Rod Smith as its offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Smith spent six years with the Wildcats and has been a coach for 22 years, focusing on the offensive side of the ball. He replaces Garrick McGee, who was...
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Oprah Winfrey on Racism "Old...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Treasurer Mike Frerichs says families in the state that have college savings plans won't get a break on their state taxes if they use those accounts to pay for private K-12 tuition. Frerichs warns that families with Bright Start or Bright...
NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America has confirmed that a high-profile senior executive has left the company, but it...
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Vic Law had 18 points and Scottie Lindsey scored 13 to lead Northwestern to a 70-61 victory...
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Jordan Goodwin scored 19 points with 10 rebounds and eight assists and Saint Louis rolled to...
If the shutdown lasts just days or even a couple of weeks, the robust stock market that President Donald Trump has...
PARIS (AP) — Designer Kris Van Assche travelled back in a fashion time machine Saturday while Robert Pattinson...
HOUSTON (AP) — Seventh-ranked Wichita State lost its second straight game as Houston beat a Top 10 team for the...