It's Cubs' Rizzo To The Rescue For Young Cancer PatientAn autographed picture of Cubs star Anthony Rizzo was a young cancer patient's inspiration -- until it disappeared.
8 Chicagoans Charged With Theft After Downstate Police ChaseEight Chicago residents have been charged with theft following a Saturday morning heist in St. Louis, Missouri, and a subsequent police chase that lasted nearly an hour and wound through several downstate Illinois cities.
Police Arrest 7 In Illinois After Alleged St. Louis TheftAuthorities say seven people have been arrested in central Illinois after an alleged theft at a St. Louis mall and an interstate car chase.
5 Must-See Cities On Your Midwest Road TripA profile of the five must-see cities on a road trip through the Midwest
Woman Faces Sentencing For Giving Money To Islamic MilitantsJasminka Ramic pleaded guilty in September to conspiring to provide material support to terrorists. She is among six Bosnian immigrants indicted in February for funneling money and military supplies to the Islamic State group and al-Qaida in Iraq. Ramic contributed $700.
Death Toll Rises To 20 As Flooding Threatens Levees In Missouri And Downstate IllinoisA rare winter flood threatened nearly two dozen federal levees in Missouri and Illinois on Wednesday as rivers rose, prompting evacuations in several places. At least 20 deaths over several days in Missouri and Illinois were blamed on flooding, mostly involving vehicles that drove onto swamped roadways.
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...
Six Flags St. Louis Renames Roller Coaster After Cubs Thanks To Twitter BetPhotographic proof that the Twitter account for Six Flags St. Louis keeps its word when it loses a bet...
To The Victors Of The Cubs-Cards Series Go ... The DelicaciesThere's Revolution Brewing's Oktoberfest on the line.
Judge Won't Release Illinois Woman Accused In Terrorism CaseMediha Medy Salkicevic and five other Bosnian immigrants are facing charges that accuse them sending money and equipment to the Islamic State group and other designated terrorist organizations.
Blackhawks Drop Second Straight In Loss To BluesThe Blackhawks (4-2-1) have dropped two straight in regulation, falling again after being beaten in Nashville on Thursday.
Dodgers Hire Andrew Friedman Away From RaysFriedman will have full control of the Dodgers' baseball operations.