Posted: 10/31/2007 - The Commerce Department says the nation's economy was growing briskly in the third quarter.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - At West Elementary School in the Chicago suburb of Glencoe, princesses and superheroes will walk the halls for Halloween today. But there will be no Richard Nixons or George Bushes.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - New education statistics show a troubling problem in Illinois -- a sharp drop in performance between elementary school and high school.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Federal regulators have ordered up some competition for cable operators who have traditionally had a lock on apartment buildings.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Forty-two drought-stricken Wisconsin counties have been declared disaster areas by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Updated: 10/31/2007 - Obama Has Consistently Opposed Yucca Mountain as a Storage Site for Nuclear Waste
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Huge ridership gains are tied to increased Amtrak train frequencies in Illinois, with the three routes between Chicago and downstate communities showing large increases and helping Amtrak to set a new national record for passengers
Posted: 10/31/2007 - The Will County State's Attorney's office will re-examine the 2004 accidental drowning death of the third wife of a Bolingbrook police sergeant.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - As the Chicago Transit Authority's threatened "doomsday" budget cuts approaches, members of the public are demanding that their favorite bus route be spared
Posted: 10/31/2007 - The city of Niles is asking a court to require the city of Chicago to preserve 911 tapes and other evidence relating to the death of a runner who participated in the LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon
Posted: 10/31/2007 - The Federal Reserve is expected to approve a more modest reduction in interest rates when it announces the decision later today.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - A report by the Children and Family Justice Center at Northwestern University says indigent children are at a disadvantage when they enter an overburdened Illinois juvenile justice system.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Britney Spears can spend more time with her sons.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Public Library has gotten a treasure trove of material: personal papers from the life of actress Katharine Hepburn.
Posted: 10/31/2007 - Robert Goulet, whose baritone launched stage career, dies at 73 LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Fellow entertainers are remembering actor-singer Robert Goulet, who died today in a Los Angeles hospital. He was 73.
Posted: 10/30/2007 - Three out of four Rockford public high schools are labeled dropout factories in a new nationwide study. School leaders think the report overstates the case. But they agree there is a lot of work to do to keep our kids in school.
Posted: 10/30/2007 - Help find the suspects of a robbery at a Cellular One in Rockford and you could earn a cash reward of up to $1,000.
Posted: 10/30/2007 - A Boone county man will spend three and half years in prison for reckless homicide
Updated: 10/30/2007 - A Winnebago County man is cleared of alleged sexual abuse against his niece.
Posted: 10/30/2007 - A former Rochelle Bank Executive heads to prison on embezzlement charges.
Updated: 10/30/2007 - There's a need for blood in our community and today local high school students took it upon themselves to tackle the diminishing supply.
Updated: 10/30/2007 - A Rockford Police officer is injured after slamming into a car that never yielded at an intersection.
Posted: 10/30/2007 - Some medical experts say if seniors thought the new medicare drug plan was confusing and complicated when it first launched in 2005, wait till you have to enroll for next year.
Updated: 10/30/2007 - You didn't need a time machine to travel back to the 1700's today only a seat at a local elementary school.