ILLINOIS -- It actually costs an Illinois' athlete if they win an Olympic medal.
The United States got its first ever gold medal in Ice Dancing thanks to Meryl Davis and Charlie White. The US also did very well in the 2-man bobsled event, ending a medal drought since 1952 and coming away with a bronze.
SPRINGFIELD -- One of the biggest honors a service member can get is a special medal. But some people have lost theirs over the years.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- This veteran's story just got a little better with a shiny, new medal added to his chest.