Temperatures in March broke thousands of records in the Midwest, but farmers and gardeners may still want to be cautious about planting early.Experts at the Midwestern Regional Climate Center in Champaign say the possibility of a freeze in April remains high.
A Lake Forest High School student was struck and killed by a Metra train last weekend, the third student from the north-suburban school to be killed by a Metra train since January.Lake Forest Deputy Police Chief Glenn Burmeister said Monday that all three student deaths were intentional.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev are frankly acknowledging continued tensions between their countries on key issues, including Syria and missile defense.Obama says the U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Manhattan pastor took to the pulpit Sunday to argue that the fatal shooting of an unarmed black Florida teenager demands secular action from the faithful, since Jesus was a Jewish rabbi who challenged the rule of the Romans in Palestine."
SEOUL, South Korea — Seoul warned Monday that it might shoot down a North Korean rocket if it passes over South Korean territory, as worries about what Washington calls a long-range missile test overshadowed an international nuclear security summit.Nearly 60 world leaders gathered Monday in Seoul to
The Chairman of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees said Mike Hogan made the university stronger in his two years as university president. Hogan offered his resignation Thursday.U of I Board Chairman Chris Kennedy said it was Hogan's decision to resign, he wasn't forced out.