Bolingbrook Teen Pleads Guilty In Islamic State Terror CasseA Bolingbrook teen pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that he tried to join Islamic State terrorists in Syria.
Lawyer: Islamic State Suspect Poses No DangerA lawyer for a suburban teenager accused of trying to join the Islamic State group has told a federal judge his client isn't dangerous and should be released to get counseling on critical thinking.
Wisconsin Man Arrested At O'Hare In Alleged Attempt To Join Islamic StateJoshua Van Haften, 34, made his first court appearance a day after being arrested at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. During the brief hearing in federal court in Madison, Van Haften did not contest his detention.
Illinois Guardsman, Cousin Plead Not Guilty In Terror PlotAn Illinois Army National Guard soldier and his cousin have pleaded not guilty to plotting terrorist attacks in support of the Islamic State group.
Aurora Cousins Charged In Plot To Join Islamic State, Attack Illinois Military FacilityA national guardsman from Aurora and his cousin were arrested Wednesday night, for allegedly conspiring to join the Islamic State terrorist group, and attack a military facility in northern Illinois.
Federal Agents Still Likely Looking At Siblings In Islamic State CaseA lawyer for a Chicago-area man charged with trying to join the Islamic State group says a recent FBI search of the suspect's family home appeared to focus on his younger siblings.
Status Hearing Set In Chicago In Islamic State CaseA Chicago-area man charged with trying to travel with his siblings to Syria to join the Islamic State group is scheduled to appear in court days after FBI agents raided his family home for a second time.
Stiff Sentence Sought For Activist In Immigration Fraud CaseFederal prosecutors are recommending at least five years in prison for a Chicago activist who didn't tell immigration officials about her conviction decades ago for bombings in Israel, including one that killed two college students at a supermarket.
Judge Won't Release Illinois Woman Accused In Terrorism CaseMediha Medy Salkicevic and five other Bosnian immigrants are facing charges that accuse them sending money and equipment to the Islamic State group and other designated terrorist organizations.
Schiller Park Mother Accused Of Aiding ISIS Makes First Court Appearance A Schiller Park mother will spend the weekend in federal custody, following her arrest on charges of providing material support to ISIS. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports that the woman appeared briefly before a federal magistrate.
Feds Charge Six Bosnians, Including Two Residing In Illinois, In Alleged Terror PlotThe suspects, five of whom were arrested in the U.S., are all charged with providing material support to terrorists and conspiring to provide material support and resources to terrorists, CBS News reported.
Mom Of Alleged Islamic State Recruit Condemns Paris Terror AttacksThe suburban Chicago mother of a 19-year-old man facing a terrorist charge for trying to join Islamic State militants says the group is "brainwashing" youths via social media. And she declared, "Leave our children alone!"