The death of Justice Antonin Scalia leaves several questions about cases this term that could now result in a tie vote if Pres Obama makes no new nominations.
We celebrate the life of a special educator in Frederick Co., Md., whose efforts eased the suffering of a great many kids on the autism spectrum.
A double-shooting that killed a McHenry Co. girl, 16, in Phoenix, Ariz., leaves a family in mourning back in Illinois.
Flooding has killed at least 1 teenager in southern IL as major North American rivers crest well above the flood stages.
A student who jumped on top of 3 girls to save their lives was caught himself in gang crossfire in Knoxville, Tenn. The president tweeted that he was a hero.
With the community at Grayslake North High School, we send our condolences to the family and friends of a student there, who died Saturday.
A pioneer in the field of computer science, whose work was applied to economics, evolution, and psychology, has died.
A local hero to sick kids has died: Lenny Robinson, of Owings Mills, Md., dressed up as Batman and visited hospitalized children to spread cheer.
The executive director of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, a graduate of Illinois, has died.
John Nash, who inspired A Beautiful Mind & shared a Nobel Prize for his economic theories on noncooperative games, dies at 86.