Texas Couple Sold Girl, 14, For Sex To Elgin Family: PoliceSteve Marks and his wife, Lila Miller, attempted to resell the girl to a different family after the Illinois family only paid half of the agreed amount, a police affidavit alleges.
One Of The Last Blockbuster Video Stores In The U.S. Is ClosingThe video-renting chain once had about 9,000 stores in the U.S. during the 1990's, but that number reportedly dropped to just 10 by 2017.
4-Year-Old Boy Forced To Live With Rats And Roaches In Meth House Closet Rescued, Police SayA four-year-old boy, who told police his only friends were the rats and roaches who visited him, has been rescued from his captivity within a Texas meth house.
Texas Church Shooting Elicits Talk Regarding Church SecurityA personal safety consultant who works with churches in the Chicago area says now is the time to take precautions.
Chicagoland Red Cross Official Assists At Texas Mega-ShelterA Red Cross official from the Chicagoland area is getting a firsthand look at the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey.
Help Continues To Flow From Chicago Area To Hurricane-Devastated Texas“Chicago understands when people are in need, we need to respond,” Salvation Army Capt. Richard Forney said.
Forest Park Girl Collecting Donations For Hurricane Harvey VictimsStorey Novak said it makes her sad that some kids have nothing.
Forest Park Girl Raises Money, Collects Donations For Hurricane Harvey VictimsA fifth grader in Forest Park, whose family has roots in Texas is collecting money and donations for victims of Harvey.
Illinois Farmers To Help Hurricane Harvey Victims In TexasIf this were a normal year, South Texas farmers would be almost ready to harvest their cotton.
MillerCoors Uses New Water Program To Support Red Cross, Harvey VictimsFifty-thousand cans of drinking water have arrived in flood-ravaged Texas from a company that's based in Chicago.
Among Red Cross Volunteers In Texas Is 78-Year-Old ChicagoanJames Connelly is a logistics supervisor for the Red Cross, setting up shelters for people affected by Harvey in South Texas.
Teacher Gives ‘Most Likely To Become A Terrorist’ Award To 13-Year-Old GirlA Houston-area school district has disciplined several teachers after a student received a mock award naming her "most likely to become a terrorist."