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Evidence Of Stolen Car To Be Allowed At 2007 Murder Trial

A defense motion to exclude portions of an interrogation in which Suggs admits to stealing a car to escape the murder scene, and other statements in which says he has stolen other cars, was denied Monday


A man operates an iPhone (Photo credit:ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

iPhone Turns 5 Years Old

It has been only five years since the iPhone debuted and life as a lot of people know it changed for good.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2012

Lisa Stebic

Family Members Frustrated As Lisa Stebic Case Remains Unsolved

Family members of Lisa Stebic, the Plainfield woman missing since April 2007, say they remain frustrated that the case is still unsolved.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012

Leeslyee Huerta of Aurora went to prom Friday night, five years after a drunken driver caused an accident that left her with a disability. (CBS)

Woman Goes To Prom She Missed 5 Years Ago After Disabling Crash

A suburban woman who missed her prom when she was paralyzed in a drunken driving crash will be going to the prom Friday night, after an unlikely meeting.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2012

Anthony Abbate

Court Filing: Responding Officers Omitted Details In Abbate Case

Papers filed in federal court in the case of a female bartender whose 2007 beating by an off-duty Chicago Police officer was caught on tape indicate police left some information out of the initial report.

CBS Chicago–02/02/2012

Amadou Cisse

Man To Be Sentenced For Murder Of U Of C Ph.D. Student

A young man who was convicted of the murder of a University of Chicago graduate student will learn his sentence Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–11/09/2011

Christopher Vaughn (back left) is accused of killing his wife and three children. (CBS File Photo)

Report: Family Massacre Suspect Sought To Fake Own Death

An Oswego man charged with killing his wife and three children in 2007 might have been researching ways to fake his own death.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2011

Metra Electric District Train

Was Al-Qaeda Behind 2007 Metra Incident?

Metra wants to know if an attempted sabotage in 2007 was related to a al-Qaeda, with new information out that the terrorist agency was planning to target rail lines.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

Lisa Stebic

Lisa Stebic Case Called ‘Stagnant’ 4 Years Later

As the fourth anniversary of the disappearance of Plainfield mom Lisa Stebic arrives, a police sergeant calls the investigation “stagnant.”

CBS Chicago–04/27/2011

U.S. Cellular Field

20 Years Ago Today: U.S. Cellular Field Opens

This is the anniversary of two momentous occasions in White Sox history.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2011

(AP Photo/Deerfield Police Department, File)

Jurors Find Marni Yang Guilty Of Murder

A Lake County jury has reached a verdict in the murder trial of Marni Yang, who is charged with the murder of former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle’s pregnant girlfriend. The verdict will be read in court Tuesday evening.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Pathologist: Reuter Tried To Protect Unborn Baby

As she was being shot to death, Rhoni Reuter wrapped her left arm around her abdomen in an apparent effort to protect her unborn daughter, a pathologist testified Monday.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Yang’s Friend Testifies In Murder Trial

A Lake County jury heard recorded phone calls of Marni Yang telling a close friend how she’d shot and killed former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle’s pregnant girlfriend, Rhoni Reuter, while wearing a disguise.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Gayle Admits Sex With Yang On Night Before Murder

For the first time on Tuesday, former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle publicly admitted having a sexual relationship with Marni Yang, the woman charged with killing his pregnant girlfriend in 2007.

CBS Chicago–03/08/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Gayle Set To Testify In Yang Trial

Former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle could testify this week in a murder trial in north suburban Lake County.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Judge Denies Makeover Request Before Murder Trial

A request for a makeover could delay the trial of a woman accused of killing the pregnant girlfriend of former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2011

Marni Yang, Rhoni Reuter

Trial Set To Begin In Murder Of Ex-Bear’s Girlfriend

A trial will soon begin for Marni Yang, the woman charged with killing the pregnant girlfriend of ex-Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2011