Chicago Sun-Times

Jail/Prison

Parents In Berkeley Furious Over School Field Trip To Jail

Some parents from west suburban Berkeley are angry, after their kindergarteners were taken on a field trip to a local jail.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012

Derrick Rose. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Rose To Be A Dad For First Time

Rose and his girlfriend of nearly four years, stylist Meika Blackman Reese, are expecting their first child.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2012

Chicago Sun-Times

Renowned Sun-Times Sportswriter Lacy J. Banks Dies

The Chicago Sun-Times is mourning the loss of a renowned sports writer Lacy J. Banks.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Colleague: Kirk Is Recovering Well

There is word that U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) could soon begin casting votes again as he battles back from his stroke.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2012

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Reader Columnist Questions Article Saying Sun-Times Could Buy Paper

A published report Monday said the Chicago Reader was up for sale and the Chicago Sun-Times had been approached as a potential buyer, but a popular Reader columnist cast doubt on the report soon afterward.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2012

President Barack Obama  (Credit: White House)

G8 Move To Camp David Was In The Works For Weeks

The move to hold the G8 summit at Camp David instead of Chicago in May might have come as a surprise to many, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel and members of the host committee in Chicago, but it was a move that has been in the works for weeks.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012

Cook County government seal (CBS)

Report: High-Ranking Circuit Court Clerk’s Employee Tied To Gang

Just a couple of weeks before Election Day, Cook County Circuit Court Clerk Dorothy Brown is trying to figure out what to do about a long-time employee of the clerk’s office who is an alleged gang leader.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

John White

John White: ‘Take Pictures With The Camera Of Your Heart’

Chicago Sun-Times photographer John White isn’t only a witness to history. He’s made history himself.

CBS 2–02/28/2012

Chicago Sun-Times

Report: Sun-Times Could Soon Look More Like New York Tabloid

The Chicago Sun-Times could soon be getting a whole new look.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2012

Police Generic

Gang Member To Newspaper: Police Are Serious About Crackdown

A high-ranking member of a Northwest Side gang says a police crackdown has paralyzed the gang and sharply cut into its drug sales.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Annazette Collins

Collins Demands Apology From White For Comparing Her To Blago

State Sen. Annazette Collins (D-Chicago) is demanding an apology from Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White for recent newspaper comments about her.

WBBM Newsradio–02/19/2012

Joseph Berrios

Opponent Attacks Berrios In Mock Newspaper Valentine

There wasn’t a whole lot of love to be found in a newspaper Valentine addressed Tuesday to Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios.

CBS Chicago–02/15/2012

Gas Prices

$4.60 Per Gallon For Gas?

A new published report says we need to get ready for wild swings in the price at the pump.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times To Quit Making Endorsements

It’s an election year, but don’t look for the Chicago Sun-Times to tell you which candidates it favors.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Money (CBS)

New Fees, Taxes Sure To Affect Your Life This New Year

You might say that the New Year starts in earnest today, as just about everyone gets back to work. And it’s almost a sure thing that if you live in Chicago or suburban Cook County, your day-to-dat life will be more expensive.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2012

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times Finalizes Sale To Investment Firm

The sale of the Chicago Sun-Times is a done deal.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times Sold To Investment Group

A group of investors led by Chicago technology entrepreneur Michael Ferro Jr. and former Newsday publisher Timothy Knight has purchased the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper company, including its suburban papers.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2011

Drew Peterson

Peterson: ‘I’m Being Held Hostage Against My Will’

Drew Peterson recently remarked in a letter to a friend that he was “being held hostage against his will” in jail and made a long list of grievances about the conditions he is suffering through.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

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Judge Wants To Question Cellini Juror About Convictions; Won’t Seek Reporters’ Notes

A federal judge wants to talk to a juror who failed to disclose her felony convictions before she was seated on the jury that convicted power broker William Cellini, but he won’t force reporters to turn over notes of their interviews with that juror.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

Chicago Sun-Times

Sun-Times Web Sites To Go Behind Pay Wall

Come Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times will no longer be available for free online.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2011

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