A state appeals court has ordered that DNA evidence from a 1997 murder trial in Lake County be tested for the first time.
Because of the hot weather and dry conditions, several suburbs have implemented water restrictions.
Two adults and two children were rescued Sunday afternoon by a U.S. Coast Guard boat crew after the sailing vessel they were aboard capsized, sending all four into the water, near north suburban Fort Sheridan.
Nearly four months after suffering a stroke, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) has been released from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and is now back at his Highland Park home.
Bond was set at $750,000 Tuesday for two teenage boys accused in the brutal sexual assault of an 18-year-old girl near the Congress Theater in the Logan Square neighborhood on New Year’s Eve.
A missing 12-year old north suburban boy has been found safe in Chicago.
Michael Jordan’s Highland Park mansion is up for sale for $29 million.
A rally against violence was held in Chicago Monday night, near the scene where a teenage girl from Highland Park was sexually assaulted and left unconscious on New Year’s Eve.
A gallon of gas was a huge bargain in north suburban Highland Park on Thursday, but the bargain didn’t last for long.
The FBI is on the hunt for a bank robber dubbed the “Stick Figure Bandit.”
A bank branch in downtown Highland Park was robbed on Thursday morning, the second bank heist in the area in the past three weeks.
The recently-retired CEO of a truck trailer manufacturing business is being hailed as a hero for guiding his plane away from a subdivision as it crashed near Racine, claiming his life.
The mayor of north suburban Highwood has been charged with driving drunk, after being pulled over in neighboring Highland Park.
Authorities have released photos of a suspected bank robber, who robbed a Chase Bank branch in Highland Park on Thursday.
A semi-truck driver is dead, and another is hospitalized, in a multi-vehicle pileup that snarled traffic in Highland Park as late as Thursday morning.
A former Highland Park man found in Las Vegas decades after he was declared dead may not have to go on trial.
A Highland Park man who pleaded guilty in June to raping a woman on a North Shore bike path has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.
A onetime commodities broker from Chicago has been missing since the Carter administration, and was declared legally dead a quarter century ago.
North suburban Highland Park is among several communities that will choose a new mayor in the April 5 elections.
Variety is the spice of life, and there is going to be something for everyone at the Ravinia Festival this year.