Police: Southwest Suburban Man Tried To Stab Mother To Death For Insurance MoneyMichael J. Bernhard, 22, was charged with attempted murder, aggravated unlawful use of a weapon and aggravated domestic battery, according to a statement from the Will County sheriff’s office.
How College Scorecard Can Help With College Selection ProcessAccording to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
Muller: I Say Bravo Barry BondsI don’t care if he did or didn’t use steroids or any other type of performance-enhancing drug: Barry Bonds is the greatest baseball player of the past 30-plus years…and likely one of the top five players of all-time.
Dorfman: When Generosity Looks WeirdThere is something unseemly, maybe even Scrooge-like, when what seems like a very nice gesture is met with the question “what is the ulterior motive?” But when Barry Bonds or anyone else with a bad PR image is involved, that's what happens.
Tuition Increases At Northwestern, DePaul UniversitiesUndergraduate tuition at Northwestern University will increase 4.4 percent in the coming school year and 6.2 percent at DePaul University.
Unclaimed College Tax Credits Reach $1 Billion In IllinoisThe American Opportunity Tax Credit allows families to claim a tax credit of up to $2,500 per student on their 2009 and 2010 tax returns, according to a Sunday release from U.S. Senator Dick Durbin.