Illinois Democrats ask Evers to review Foxconn plant impact

Illinois congressional Democrats have asked Wisconsin's new Democratic governor to re-evaluate the environmental impact of a sprawling plant that Foxconn Techno
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3 men charged with conspiracy to make 'swatting' calls

Three men have been charged with conspiracy to help a Los Angeles man make phony emergency "swatting" calls around the nation in hopes of sending police to the
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Archdiocese removes ex-children's home chief from ministry

The Archdiocese of Chicago has removed from ministry the former longtime superintendent of its Maryville Academy for troubled children while it investigates all
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Cost of keeping Asian carp from Great Lakes nearly triples

A federal plan to prevent Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes has gotten considerably more expensive
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Slain Chicago officer remembered as a 'guardian'

A Chicago police officer who was killed in a shoot-out after he chased a gunman into a hospital last week has been remembered as a "guardian" who was devoted to
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Slain Chicago officer remembered as a 'guardian'

Hundreds of police officers gathered to pay their final respects to a Chicago officer who was killed by a gunman at a South Side hospital last week
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Slain Chicago officer remembered as a 'guardian'

Hundreds of police officers gathered to pay their final respects to a Chicago officer who was killed by a gunman at a South Side hospital last week
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Funeral services set for Chicago officer killed at hospital

The Chicago Police Department is releasing funeral arrangements for an officer who was shot and killed by a gunman in a South Side hospital this week
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Des Plaines spent $60,000 in probe of drunken police party

Des Plaines spent nearly $60,000 to get to the bottom of what happened at drunken golf outing and party that some members of the city's police department attend
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Priest, other passengers celebrate Mexico jet crash survival

An Illinois priest and several fellow passengers celebrated their survival of a jet crash in Mexico during a Mass in suburban Chicago
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The Latest: Illinois priest among survivors of Mexico crash

An Illinois priest is among those who survived the crash of an Aeromexico jetliner
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McDonalds: Illinois chain museum will still be taken down

McDonald's officials have confirmed that they intend to take down a replica of the hamburger chain's first restaurant
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Man charged with hate crime over Puerto Rican shirt incident

A man who can be seen in a video chastising a woman at a Chicago forest preserve for wearing a shirt with the Puerto Rican flag on it has been charged with comm
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What are the effects of secondhand marijuana smoke?

Attitudes about marijuana across the country are changing, leading to more and more states legalizing marijuana for medical as well as recreational purposes. As
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Review: Nestle Launches Edible Funfetti Cookie Dough, Brownie Batter

It' s 2020 and we' re here to remind you that the batter is better than actual cookies, brownies or cakes. That' s why Nestle Toll House is launching two new pr
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Why Do Bagels Have Holes?

There are quite a few explanations out there for the hole in the middle of a bagel, one of those foods that you absolutely need to try when in New York City. In
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What's America's Best Pizza Chain? You Tell Us!

When the urge strikes to eat some pizza, what' s the first chain that comes to mind? Or a smaller chain like Bertucci' s or Marco' s? The polls are open from no
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Can you donate blood if you smoke marijuana?

In July 2019, the American Red Cross reported an emergency need: blood donations were going out to hospitals faster than they were coming into donation centers.
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The Best Pizza in America Has No Tomato Sauce - or Mozzarella

We' ve published this ranking since 2013, and nearly every year one pizza has risen to the top of the pack: the clam pie from the legendary Frank Pepe in New Ha
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This Restaurant Serves America's Best Burritos

It' s hard to argue that the burrito isn' t a perfect food. And if you want to try America' s greatest burrito, then you should visit La Taqueria in San Francis
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Baking Powder Is the Secret to Perfect Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled eggs are a breakfast staple, and veryone seems to have their own technique for the perfect scramble. You can try to make them light and fluffy with ev
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How a Keto Diet Helped Me Lose 25 Pounds in 2 Months - Even Over the Holidays

Writing about food for a living, as I' ve been doing for the better part of the past 10 years, makes each day at the office a gauntlet of temptation. On any giv
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Pepperidge Farm's New Gluten-Free Cookies Are Buttery Deliciousness

For the first time in the brand' s 75- year history, Pepperidge Farm is releasing a gluten-free cookie. This month, both varieties are coming to select retailer
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The Secrets to a New York City Bagel

There are multiple theories as to why New York City bagels are the gold standard. Some people will tell you it' s the perfect calcium-to-magnesium ratio of the
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