Gone are the days when your only option for windows for your home was a single-pane double-hung with ropes and weights.
EDWARDSVILLE â A 34-year-old Cottage Hills man is charged with a felony after authorities say he dumped a man's body in a St. Louis alley.
BLOOMINGTON â A man and his 2-year-old nephew have been struck and killed by a pick-up truck while walking near their home in Bloomington.
Man sentenced for pushing woman out Chicago window
RANTOUL (AP) â Authorities in central Illinois say a man has died after a 30-40 foot fall at a sports equipment plant in Rantoul.
CHICAGO â An off-duty Chicago police has been shot and wounded.
JERUSALEM â Jerusalemâs mayor on Thursday called for a crackdown against a wave of Palestinian unrest, as police beefed up security after a Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded light rail train station and killed a baby girl.
MURSITPINAR, Turkey â U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in Syria have killed more than 500 people since they began last month, mainly Islamic militants, activists said Thursday, as fighting flared yet again in the northern Syrian border town of Kobani.
MONROVIA, Liberia â Even as Liberians fall ill and die of Ebola, more than half the beds in treatment centers in the capital remain empty, an unintended consequence of the governmentâs order that the bodies of all suspected Ebola victims in Monrovia be cremated.
WASHINGTON â Three states are continuing their legal fight against same-sex marriage, despite rulings from federal appeals courts that oversee those states that concluded gay and lesbian couples have the right to marry.
TUCSON, Ariz. â The number of people who died trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years as more immigrants turned themselves in to authorities in Texas and fewer took their chances with the dangerous trek across the Arizona desert.
GARY, Ind. â The two-bedroom home in Garyâs Bungalow Heights area went up in the Roaring â20s, when the Indiana steel town was thriving and filled with prosperous subdivisions. By the time Anith Jonesâ body was found in its basement Saturday, the building was one of thousands of dilapidated, abandoned houses serving as havens for crime in cities like Detroit and Chicago that have battled neighborhoods in decline.
SPRINGFIELD â The state of Illinois has formed a task force to advise on responding to the Ebola virus.
CHICAGO â United Airlines appears to be hitting its stride after struggling to make a 2010 merger pay off.
CHICAGO â The federal judge overseeing a first-of-its-kind head injury settlement with the NCAA expressed serious concerns Thursday about some terms and the vast scope of the $75 million deal that currently encompasses all college athletes going back decades.
CHICAGO â A new railroad overpass in Chicago is helping untangle the worst choke point in the nationâs rail network, speeding up passenger service and freight trains hauling everything from crude oil to electronics, officials said Thursday.