12-Year-Old Girl Transforms Old Song In Anti-Bullying AnthemJohn Ellison stepped aside as a 12-year-old New Jersey singer transformed the lyrics to his 1967 song "Some Kind Of Wonderful," giving it a new, powerful meaning.
Positive Train Control Still A Work In Progress For MetraThe National Transportation Safety Board continues to investigate what caused Thursday's deadly commuter train crash in New Jersey. The accident is prompting questions about train safety here in Chicago. Could something called "positive train control" have prevented this?
1 Dead, More Than 100 Hurt When Commuter Train Crashes In New Jersey At least one person died, and more than 100 people were injured when a commuter train in New Jersey crashed into a wall after entering a station in Hoboken on Thursday.
Extra Security For Bears Game After Attacks In New York, New Jersey, MinnesotaWhile there is no specific threat in Chicago, authorities said they aren’t taking anything for granted in a major city that was once home to President Barack Obama.
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
Rauner Slams GOP Ally Christie's Home State, Says N.J. 'Going Down The Drain'The Republican governor of Illinois has some harsh words for Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who campaigned hard for his election last year.
Blackhawks Rally To Beat Devils 3-1Kris Versteeg tacked on an empty-net goal, and Corey Crawford made 25 saves.
Budget Travel Tips For Atlantic CityRead on for budget travel tips for entertainment, travel, dining and lodging on the Jersey shore at Atlantic City
Ray Rice: My Actions 'Totally Inexcusable'Ray Rice spoke publicly for the first time since receiving a two-game suspension for domestic violence.
Wisch: The Windy City Deserves To Feel An NFL DraftThe NFL Draft needs a change of scenery and belongs in a city that loves football.
Wisch: Expand Soldier Field, But Not For A Super BowlAdding more seats would benefit Bears fans and allow for more revenue from non-football events.
Hoge: Bears CEO Ted Phillips Positioning Chicago For Super Bowl, NFL DraftLogistically, Chicago could host the big game, but Soldier Field's smaller capacity is a hold-up.