From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.
Kenjon Barner rushed for a school-record 321 yards and five touchdowns, Marcus Mariota threw four TD passes, and No. 2 Oregon produced another landmark offensive performance in a 62-51 victory over No. 18 Southern California on Saturday night.
There are more than 70 alleged abuse cases from Illinois — the earliest from 1960, the latest 1985.
The Shedd Aquarium is throwing a lifeline to a sea lion that otherwise might be doomed.
Sheriff’s deputies in Oregon, Ill., are investigating the death of an Illinois Wesleyan University student after a fraternity party in the woods.
A United airlines flight was forced to return to O’Hare International Airport shortly after takeoff Thursday afternoon, after striking one or more birds.
The No. 6 Ducks earned their first bowl victory under coach Chip Kelly, holding off Wisconsin 45-38 Monday night.
Another man who had been believed to be a victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy has been found alive, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced Wednesday.
A dozen volunteers are scouring the northwest suburbs for an elusive dog who got away from her owner.
An Illinois woman, who says she was stuck in her walk-in tub for more than 30 hours last year, is suing the manufacturer.
Oregon officials confirmed that they about $28,000 to a pair of recruiting services and claim that the services were within NCAA rules.
Auburn beats Oregon 22-19 to win BCS national college football championship.
College football players usually are told that when their stock is high, they should leave for the NFL Draft. But Oregon running back, and Heisman Trophy finalist, LaMichael James is going against that conventional wisdom.
Joe O breaks down some of the biggest games in this weekend’s college football action, and picks his winners against the spread.