Chicago-Bound Amtrak Train Fatally Strikes Teen Near Washington, D.C.Montgomery County Police say 16-year-old John Martin DeReggi Jr. of Boyds was hit about 4:45 p.m. Monday in Boyds, a town about 20 miles north of the nation's capital.
Hill Leads Illinois To 64-57 Upset Over No. 11 MarylandIllinois wondered who would score with Rayvonte Rice injured, and Malcolm Hill provided the answer Wednesday.
5 Must Watch College Football Games This WeekendThe first college football playoff rankings come out Tuesday so the Top 25 teams around the country are definitely looking to defend their ranking or move up by notching a big win. With that being said, let's take a look at the five most important and must watch college football games this weekend.
Emma: Maryland, Rutgers Aim To Build Unique Brands In Big Ten"Adding New Jersey, New York, D.C., Baltimore, it's obviously going to be great," Maryland coach Mark Turgeon says.
Emma's End-Around: Searching For A Silver LiningThe Big Ten is down -- and perhaps out of the College Football Playoff already.
Wisch: 5 Thoughts On The Illini Basketball ScheduleIllinois' Big Ten slate starts tough, but there's opportunity for a strong finish.
Illinois Will Play Villanova in Jimmy V ClassicThe game is set for Dec. 9 at Madison Square Garden.
Emma: Let's Finally Accept Big Ten's Eastern ExpansionThe Big Ten yearns to own two regions, which would be unprecedented for a collegiate conference.
Wisch: Big Ten Must Remember Roots While Branching Out EastIf you add schools out East, you need to embrace the region. And the Big Ten has already.
Illinois, Northwestern Each Tabbed For BTN Primetime GameBoth squads will face Nebraska in a primetime TV game.
Maryland Will Unveil 'Big Ten-Themed' Ice Cream Flavor To Celebrate Move To New ConferenceMaryland will hold a two-day celebration to commemorate its move.
National Signing Day: Northwestern's Class Ranked 10th In Big Ten, Illinois' 11thWildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald says he's "really excited" about his class.
Bernstein: Why Is Beckman Not Fired?The Tim Beckman hire was a mistake and everybody has known it since his first press conference.
Emanuel Pledges To Lead Effort To Legalize Same-Sex MarriageThe Election Day victories for same-sex marriage in several states have supporters of the effort in Illinois saying the atmosphere has changed, and Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Tuesday that he'd lead an effort to legalize same-sex marriages in Illinois as well
Caliendo: Romney Will Likely Be Nominated, But No Dropouts Coming YetMitt Romney had a clean sweep Tuesday, handily winning the Republican primaries in Wisconsin, Maryland and Washington, D.C.