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Wrestling: Weiner steps down as Wheeling's wrestling coach
Wheeling's Neal Weiner has announced he is stepping down as the program's wrestling coach, and Prospect mat standout Matt Wroblewski has committed to a wrestling future at Illinois.
Police: Elgin man trashed apartment, choked woman
A 22-year-old Elgin man is charged with trashing a woman's apartment at Elgin's Artspace Lofts, destroying artwork and later assaulting her after she confronted him at a bar.
Drive-by shooting victim from Rolling Meadows gets rehab help from friends
Liz Black of Rolling Meadows has graphic memories of the night last November when she learned her daughter, now 20, had been hit by gunfire while riding with friends in a car on the Northwest Side of Chicago. "When I got there a chaplain met us, and the doctors told me she had been shot in the worst possible place."
Witnesses, video led to murder charge in Oak Brook tollway shooting
Law enforcement officials say it was a combination of eyewitness accounts and video surveillance technology that allowed them to quickly focus their attention on Anthony Tillmon as the prime suspect in Friday's shooting death of a truck driver on the Reagan Tollway in Oak Brook. Now the 34-year-old Lansing man faces a first-degree murder charge and is being held on $3 million bail.
Family of teen formerly of Algonquin to continue fighting childhood cancer
Since being diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer last summer, 14-year-old Talia Freund made it her mission to fight the disease. The former Algonquin resident died Monday, but her family hopes to carry out her legacy by supporting cancer research.
Authorities: Body of missing girl found in Illinois home
Authorities say the body of a 1 1/2-year-old girl who was reported missing from a northern Illinois community has been found inside a home
Youth leagues' costs rise as bad behavior contributes to umpire shortage
Suburban baseball leagues are paying more for umpires because badly behaved coaches and parents have driven people -- especially teens -- away from the job.
Boy struck by vehicle near Wheeling High School
A 12-year-old boy is in stable condition after he was struck by a vehicle near Wheeling High School.
German au pair wins award for work with St. Charles family
A young woman from Germany has been named Cultural Care Au Pair of the Year for the time she spent with the Donehoo family of St. Charles.
Robert Feder brings media column to Daily Herald
Longtime Chicago area media reporter Robert Feder is bringing his media column to the Daily Herald and its sister publications, the newspaper announced Wednesday.
Music, lowriders for Cinco de Mayo in Elgin
Elgin will have its first downtown Cinco de Mayo event in recent years that will include live graffiti art, musical performances, food vendors and a lowrider car show May 5.
Baseball: Gowens gets Libertyville going
Riley Gowens finished 3-for-4 with a double, a triple and a solo homer as Libertyville's baseball team topped Stevenson 12-9 on Wednesday.
Married 69 years, couple die 40 minutes apart, holding hands
Isaac and Teresa Vatkin, married 69 years, were inseparable -- including their final minutes when they held hands as death approached.
Ex-Congresswoman accused of living large on charity funds
Testimony is to continue in the fraud trial of Corrine Brown after prosecutors told jurors the former congresswoman from Florida financed a lavish lifestyle of Beverly Hills shopping trips and fancy parties using donations made to a charity
Lake Zurich chooses Mertens as football coach
District 95 administrators are recommending the hiring of Luke Mertens as Lake Zurich's next football coach.
Mayor's Awards to celebrate Elgin's heritage and preservation efforts May 2
The Elgin Heritage Commission will honor outstanding contributors to Elgin's heritage at the Mayor's Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, May 2. The awards recognize those who have preserved and promoted the city's heritage.
The Latest: Airline says giant rabbit was alive on landing
United Airlines spokesman Charles Hobart says a giant rabbit that died following a flight from London to Chicago was alive after landing but died at a pet holding facility at the airport
Mysterious drop in prized bait worms threatens a way of life
A mysterious drop in the harvest of two of the most popular worms for sport fishermen is proving expensive for anglers and threatening a way of life
Two District 15 educators named top in state by PTA
Two Palatine Elementary District 15 educators have won top recognitions from the Illinois PTA.
Mount Prospect woman gets probation for illegal gun sales
A Mount Prospect woman pleaded guilty to illegally selling guns in exchange for one year of probation and 15 days in the sheriff's work alternative program.
United raising limit on payments to bumped flyers to $10,000
United Airlines says it will raise the limit _ to $10,000 _ on payments to customers who give up seats on oversold flights
Original cast members to appear at Batavia High School production of 'Rent'
Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp, the originators of the roles of Roger and Mark from the Broadway production of "Rent," will appear Saturday, April 29, at Batavia High School's production of the musical.
Baseball: Fremd shows fine finishing form
Fremd's baseball team was shut out through the first 4 innings but finished with a flourish in a 10-4 victory over visiting Hoffman Estates on Wednesday.
Pirates beat Cubs 6-5 as Ngoepe becomes first African in MLB
Pirates beat Cubs 6-5 as Ngoepe becomes first African in MLB
The Latest: Russia navy ship sinks off Istanbul; all rescued
Turkey's coastal safety authority says that a Russian navy reconnaissance ship has sunk off Istanbul after colliding with a freighter
Heather Morris was voted off 'Dancing With the Stars,' but did she really belong on the show?
In a very surprising twist Monday, "Glee" actress and back-up dancer Heather Morris was voted off "Dancing With the Stars" -- despite the fact that she and her partner, Maks Chmerkovskiy, received a perfect score for dancing a rumba.
Softball: Palatine, Rolling Meadows team up on important mission
Rolling Meadows and Palatine showed up for a Mid-Suburban League softball game on Tuesday. But more importantly, a large crowd showed up for the 'Mission for Madden' and the second annual Rett Syndrome Awareness game.
Thai woman has no anger toward Facebook after girl's killing
The wife of a Thai man who hanged their 11-month-old daughter on Facebook Live says her husband is the only person to blame and she bears no anger toward the social media site or the users who shared the horrific video
Man gets 120-year sentence for abduction, rape of 3-year-old
A 120-year prison sentenced has been handed a Chicago man convicted of kidnapping and recording himself sexually assaulting a 3-year-old Mundelein girl in 2013
Lisle-Woodridge names new fire chief
A 27-year firefighting veteran, Keith Krestan, has been named chief of the Lisle-Woodridge Fire District, becoming the first firefighter in the district's history to rise through the ranks to head the department.
As Trump calls for wall, a look at the world's barriers
As President Donald Trump marks his first 100 days in office, he is vowing to keep his campaign promise to build a wall along the border with Mexico
Gymnastics coach held in Prairie Path attack, linked to others
A 31-year-old Winfield man and Bartlett gymnastics coach is being held on $200,000 bail in DuPage County jail after confessing Tuesday to attacking a woman on the Illinois Prairie Path near Wheaton. He also took responsibility for a similar attack last September, authorities say.
India Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies of cancer at age 70
Vinod Khanna, a dashing Bollywood actor turned politician, has died at age 70
Suit claims Kane County clerk unlawfully collected fees
A Gilberts man is seeking class-action status in his lawsuit against Kane County Circuit Court Clerk Thomas Hartwell, arguing the clerk's office violated the law by charging filing fees on non-final orders in litigation.
Couple married 69 years die minutes apart, holding hands
The children of a suburban Chicago couple married 69 years say the couple died just minutes apart while holding hands at a hospital
US sets up missile defense in S. Korea as North shows power
South Korea says it has installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system called THAAD, the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system
Ford, Chevy supercars defy the Dodge Demon
The American horsepower wars are in full red alert. Muscle-car contenders are coming out swinging to claim the title of biggest, baddest street bruiser.
Lakes' Selig selects football at Western Michigan -- as a starting point
Two-sport standout Ryan Selig of Lakes has committed to a football future at Western Michigan, and he isn't ruling out continuing to play baseball for the Broncos.
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