Bar Employee Punches Boss; Injures Cops After Escaping HandcuffsIsrael Alcantar-Abrego, 24, of Aurora, remains in DuPage County Jail in Wheaton on $50,000 bail. He faces trial on charges of aggravated battery of a peace officer, resisting or obstructing a police officer and battery, according to police and DuPage County Circuit Court records.
Defense: Anti-NATO Activist Was Drunk While Discussing AttacksLawyers for two of the so-called NATO 3 defendants argued in court Tuesday that the only thing their clients proved skilled at destroying were cases of beer — not the 2012 NATO Summit, which prosecutors contend the three out-of-towners were intent on disrupting.
Police: Drunk Man Couldn't Remember How He Was ShotWhat is known is that the 22-year-old man was in the 5100 block of West Dickens Avenue when he was shot in the leg about 11 p.m.
Woman Sues Northwestern After Doctor Posted Drunk PhotosWoman who was treated after an episode of binge drinking alleges a doctor who wasn't involved in her treatment came into her room, and took pictures of her crying while hooked up to an IV.
Drunk Man Rescued After Falling In Lake MichiganA 31-year-old man was walking along the edge of the lake in the 1300 block of North Lake Shore Drive about 1:30 a.m. when he fell in.
Three Arrested For Throwing Drinks At Taco Bell WorkerThe case of The Taco Bell tossers, who returned to the scene of the crime, will come before a Cook County judge next week.
BGA: Some Suburban Cops Allowed To Work When Almost DrunkThe Better Government Association has found that local police are allowed to work when they're close to what's considered drunk.
Poem The News: Drunk Driving, Facebook & EmoticonsThis week, readers wrote poems about the news article "Ore. Teen Charged After ‘Drivin Drunk’ Facebook Post On New Year’s Eve." Find out what next week's poems will be about and how to submit your own...
Babysitter Arrested After Couple Finds Her DrunkA babysitter was arrested this week, after the couple who hired her came home and found her extremely drunk, police said.
Man Injured By Drunk City Worker Gets $6.25 Million SettlementThe City of Chicago has settled with a man who was run-over by a drunk city worker.
2 Election Judges Removed For Being Drunk, Another For Being DisruptiveA few election judges in Chicago had to be removed from their polling places today.
Woman Fails To Impress McDonald's Workers With Her Government CredA woman tried to throw some clout at bewildered McDonald's employees, when she attempted to order some food at the drive through window--without actually driving.