A Naperville woman accused of killing her son and a little girl she was baby-sitting last month entered a not guilty plea on Wednesday–in the first-ever televised court proceeding in the Chicago area.
A vote is coming Friday that could expel Illinois State Rep. Derrick Smith (D-Chicago) from the General Assembly.
A Northlake mother says she was unaware of how her five children were being treated by her husband and was trying to get out of the relationship.
After nearly two years of delays, Drew Peterson is set to go on trial in two months for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
An alleged gang member accused of shooting a Chicago Police officer last week is due in court Monday.
A Near North Side man arrested last month for illegally surfing off Oak Street Beach will appear in court in a couple of days.
Some major participants on both sides won’t be present Wednesday for the first hearing between NFL players and owners since a lockout began.
A federal judge says she’ll rule soon on a motion by imprisoned former Illinois Gov. George Ryan to throw out some of his corruption convictions based on a U.S. Supreme Court decision curtailing the use of an anti-fraud law.