Obama pardons nine people at the end of his second year in office. The pardon comes decades after some of the crimes, and none of those pardoned are well-known.
In Illinois, a serene Japanese garden helps young people overcome addiction problems.
Idea of transferring Guantánamo detainees to a prison in Illinois has backing of state's top Democrats, but Republican congressmen balk.
A look at the Top 10 fast-growing foreclosure cities.
Lawmakers have been getting an earful from disgruntled consumers.
As she guided me through the doughmaking process, she also taught me how to cook from the heart.