Articles tagged with: Illinois

05 November 2014

Rescued orphaned pup learns "how to be an otter"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Chicago, Ill. -- (NBC5 Chicago) A sea otter pup found abandoned on a California beach has a new, permanent home at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium. The weeks-old mammal caregivers are calling "Pup 681" ha ...

08 October 2014

Oregon has some of the least immature men in U.S.

Posted in Regional

Ore. --- Despite a reputation to the contrary, Oregon has some of the most mature men in the country, according to a new study. The real estate site Estately found that Oregon is the seventh most ma ...

04 August 2014

Needles in the meat

Posted in U.S. & World News

East St. Louis, Ill. -- (NBC News)  An Illinois man is in jail, accused of sticking sewing needles into packages of meat in a Belleville grocery store.  Court documents show 68 year old Ronald Ave ...

31 July 2014

Missing Illinois man in remote area of Lake County found

Posted in Local

Update (7/31 11 a.m.) Officials say the missing teen in northern Lake County has been found alive. He is being taken to a hospital for evaluation. Lake County, Ore. -- Lake County Sheriff's deput ...

19 May 2014

MERS in the United States

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Monday health officials are warning the deadly virus, MERS, can be easier to transmit than previously thought.The concern comes after a person in Illinois contracted MERS after limited contact. The ...

09 May 2014

Magazine rejects weight-loss photo

Posted in U.S. & World News, Health

Illinois --- (KWQC News) After losing nearly half her body weight, one Illinois woman thought her biggest struggles with weight loss were behind her. That was until a picture she submitted to a heal ...

25 March 2014

Danger on the playground

Posted in U.S. & World News

East Moline, Ill. -- (KWQC)  Authorities in East Moline, Illinois say they found around a dozen razor blades glued to playground equipment after a 2-year-old child was injured. "I've seen a lot of ...