NW Indiana Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girlfriend's ChildWoodstock police were called to a home in the 1500 block North Seminary Avenue about 11 a.m. Sunday to a report of the sexual assault of a child under 13. After meeting the victim, the victim’s mother and the mother’s boyfriend, officers took the man—34-year-old Anthony N. Williams—in for further questioning.
Despite Long Absence, Jackson Jr. Easily Wins Re-ElectionDespite ongoing health problems that have kept him out of action for months – and a pair of investigations hanging over his head – Democratic Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. handily won re-election Tuesday against a trio of largely unknown challengers.
Seniors Furious After City Takes Money From Pensions To Pay Off Parking TicketsDrivers who have unpaid parking tickets in Chicago have to worry about more than just having their state income tax refunds seized to pay off their debts; the city is also taking money out of some seniors’ pension checks.
Rider: Teens 'Got On The Bus And Started Beating On People'The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications has released the 911 tapes from a horrifying attack this month, in which four teenagers disabled a CTA bus and beat and robbed a passenger.
4 Teens Charged With Beating On CTA BusFour teens -- two of them 17 years old and two who are 13 -- were arrested Saturday night shortly after they allegedly disabled a CTA bus and beat someone on board.
Minister Prays Outside Emanuel's Office For End To ViolenceA minister from south suburban Robbins and a member of his congregation prayed outside Mayor Emanuel's office at noon today, asking for divine - and political - intervention to stop violence.