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Man charged after body of 14-year-old boy found in ditch near Urbana

Man charged after body of 14-year-old boy found in ditch near Urbana

1 month ago   |   WGN TV

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Champaign Police have made an arrest in the death of a 14-year-old boy. In a press release sent out Saturday Morning, authorities arrested Darryl Vandyke, 55...
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Slowly, Media For Preschoolers Introduce Nonbinary Characters

1 month ago   |   Forbes

From Fred the bison on the new Netflix series 'Ridley Jones' to picture books and songs, media for preschoolers begin to reflect 'what the world looks like' and encourage...
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Oligarch of the Month: Richard Branson

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

Music-and-travel tycoon Richard Branson didn't quite make it to space in July, though he came pretty close: From his VSS Unity space capsule, he live-streamed 53.5 miles above...
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The Revolution That Wasn't

1 month ago   |   The New Republic

For the American left of the 1960s and early 1970s, the past refuses to stay past. Two of the most popular films nominated for Best Picture this year-Shaka King's Judas and the...
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A Look Back At The Trump Presidency feat. Michael Bender

1 month ago   |   FOX News

This week, Martha sits down with Senior White House Reporter for the Wall Street Journal, Michael Bender , to discuss his new book, Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The...
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Allegiant books big jump in profit as travel rebounds

1 month ago   |   Review Journal

The deep-discount airline earned $95 million in second-quarter profit, compared with a $93.1 million loss during the same stretch last year.
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Tokyo isn't the first Olympics to battle a pandemic, but experts say 'everything pales in comparison'

Tokyo isn't the first Olympics to battle a pandemic, but experts say 'everything pales in comparison'

1 month ago   |   WMUR

Tokyo 2020 will enter the record books as the Games that came closest to a last-minute cancellation due to rising infections.
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Tokyo Olympics Day 2: Women's gymnastics, swimming take center stage

Tokyo Olympics Day 2: Women's gymnastics, swimming take center stage

1 month ago   |   WLKY

Two of America's star Olympians headline Sunday's events at the Tokyo Games as Simone Biles and Katie Ledecky both begin their quests to rewrite the record books.
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Free Comic Book Day national event comes to Louisville comic store

Free Comic Book Day national event comes to Louisville comic store

1 month ago   |   WLKY

Free Comic Book Day, an exciting holiday for classic comic geeks and potential comic geeks, is coming to Louisville comic store, The Destination, on Aug. 14.
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Free diapers, baby book bundles gifted to families in need

Free diapers, baby book bundles gifted to families in need

1 month ago   |   WTAE

An estimated 3,200 books and 40,000 diapers were expected to be given away during the second Best Books for Babies Diaper Drop event.
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FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...