1 killed, 2 wounded in Austin shooting

Three people were shot, one fatally, Jan. 20, 2022, in Austin. | Sun-Times file photo A 21-year-old man was struck to the shoulder and transported to Stroger Hospital where he was pronounced dead. One man was killed and two others …

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U. of I. hikes tuition, housing costs for 2022-23

The University of Illinois Board of Trustees approved tuition and housing cost increases, Jan. 20, 2022, for incoming freshman. | Sun-Times file photo The increase for incoming freshman is the second at the university within the past eight years. The …

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Report on German diocese abuse faults retired pope

By Geir Moulson | Associated Press BERLIN — A long-awaited report on sexual abuse in Germany’s Munich diocese on Thursday faulted retired Pope Benedict XVI’s handling of four cases when he was archbishop in the 1970s and 1980s. The law …

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Report on German diocese abuse faults retired pope

By Geir Moulson | Associated Press BERLIN — A long-awaited report on sexual abuse in Germany’s Munich diocese on Thursday faulted retired Pope Benedict XVI’s handling of four cases when he was archbishop in the 1970s and 1980s. The law …

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Sparks re-sign popular guard Te’a Cooper

Te’a Cooper’s tenure will continue in L.A. with the Sparks, the team said in a statement Thursday. The third-year guard accepted a qualifying offer following a 2021 season in which she played in 31 games and averaged 9.1 points and …

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COVID: New study on vaccines and infertility

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) — A new study adds to growing evidence that there is no connection between Covid-19 vaccinations and a reduced chance of conceiving a baby. Rather, couples in the study had slightly lower chances of conception …

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COVID: New study on vaccines and infertility

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) — A new study adds to growing evidence that there is no connection between Covid-19 vaccinations and a reduced chance of conceiving a baby. Rather, couples in the study had slightly lower chances of conception …

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California water districts to get more water than expected

By Kathleen Ronayne | Associated Press SACRAMENTO — Last month’s wet winter storms led California officials on Thursday to announce they’ll release more water than initially planned from state storage to local agencies that provide water for 27 million people …

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Livermore man arrested as sexual battery suspect

LIVERMORE — A 35-year-old man was in jail Thursday after his arrest this week on suspicion of multiple felony counts in connection with a series of attacks on female joggers along a running trail, authorities said. In a statement, a …

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Livermore man arrested as sexual battery suspect

LIVERMORE — A 35-year-old man was in jail Thursday after his arrest this week on suspicion of multiple felony counts in connection with a series of attacks on female joggers along a running trail, authorities said. In a statement, a …

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What’s next for the A’s waterfront ballpark proposal?

OAKLAND — The A’s proposal to build a 35,000-seat ballpark and real estate development along the city’s waterfront cleared one hurdle this week after the city’s planning commission signed off on the environmental impact report, voting to recommend to the …

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