AP: As Homework Moves Online, Millions Lack Home InternetThe consequences can be dire for children in these situations, because students with home internet consistently score higher in reading, math and science. And the homework gap in many ways mirrors broader educational barriers for poor and minority students.
FedEx To Deliver 7 Days A Week To Satisfy Online ShoppersThe company plans to step up the shift away from the U.S. Postal Service this fall and handle the "vast majority" of SmartPost deliveries itself by the end of next year.
Pritzker Unveils Online Graduated Income Tax CalculatorPritzker says Illinois' current tax system is unfair to the middle class. Republicans and some business leaders don't support the proposal.
Fans Rejoice: Subscription-Free Streaming For NFL GamesThe NFL regular season starts Thursday.
Small Business Saturday In Full SwingAfter years of encouraging shoppers to buy gifts online, many stores want you to come visit in person and not just click and pay.
8 Arrested In Naperville Online Prostitution StingPolice arrested six women and two men Friday for advertising sexual acts on the Internet in and around west suburban Naperville.
Facebook Rape Stirs Questions About Witnessing Crimes OnlineThe case of a 15-year-old Chicago girl who authorities say was raped while around 40 people watched on Facebook raises questions that have come up before in other attacks: What's the obligation of bystanders who see a crime unfolding? And why do they not intervene?
Three Charged After Man Is Lured To Aurora Apartment, Beaten And RobbedAround 1 a.m., the 28-year-old Summit man was lured to the Aurora home of Adriana J. Chavez, 25, after she promised him sexual favors.
Robbery Victim May Have Been Lured Through Online Dating Site: Elgin Police
Friends, Family Of Motorcycle Accident Victim Outraged At Grisly Pictures Posted OnlineMiranda Valles, 21, of Downers Grove was killed early Sunday when the motorcycle on which she was a passenger crashed into a median on I-290.
Sleeping Cop In Online Video Gets Unpaid SuspensionThe Chicago Police Department launched an investigation after the video of the officer sleeping soundly in a police SUV was posted online over the weekend and went viral.