• Deonte Hoard. (Credit: Facebook)

    Urban Prep Student Murdered

    The schools says Deonte Hoard is the first student they have lost to gun violence.

  • (Top Left: Jawon Sellers, Top Right: Kenneth Greene, Botton Left: Tommie Adams, Bottom Right: Hershel Phillips. Credit: Chicago Police)

    Four Members Of Alleged Burglary Crew Charged

    Police say the crew used stolen cars to smash into stores.

  • Chris Janes. (Credit: Evergreen Park Police)

    JRW Whistleblower Arrested

    Evergreen Park Police arrested coach Chris Janes after a disturbance outside a woman's home.

  • Former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson (left) is accused of trying to hire a hitman to kill Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow (right), who led the team which successfully prosecuted Peterson for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio. (Credit: Illinois Department of Corrections/Getty Images)

    Peterson's Murder-For-Hire Trial Could Start In July

    Ex-cop pleads not guilty to charges he sought hitman to kill prosecutor, seeks quick trial.

  • The Cubs expect the left-field bleachers to be ready by May 11, but the right-field bleachers won't open until June. (Credit: Steve Miller)

    Emanuel Rejects Request For 24/7 Wrigley Work

    Mayor says city ordinance "absolutely clear" construction allowed only from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.