Philip Vatamaniuc (Credit: Lake County Sheriff)

Judge Rejects Plea Motion In Highland Park Murder Case

Prosecutors revealed this week that they have a witness who told them that Philip Vatamaniuc allegedly admitted to being the shooter in the murder of Highland Park 20-year-old Colin Nutter last summer.


Bryan Tyman, 45, plead guilty to sending a sexually explicit photo to a teen. (Porter County Sheriff's Dept.)

Plea Deal Rejected, Trial Set For February In Teacher Sexting Case

The Portage, Ind., middle school teacher who pleaded guilty to “sexting” with three students will go to trial in three months, despite his guilty plea to two counts of Class D felony child solicitation.


Prentice Women's Hospital

Prentice Hospital Moves Closer To Demolition

A panel on landmarks declined to give the Bertrand Goldberg-designed building protective status.


Football Generic

IHSA: No Games For CPS During Teachers Strike

The state’s governing body for high schools has rejected a request from Chicago Public Schools that would have allowed athletic programs to continue during the teachers strike.


CPS Classroom

Teachers Union: ‘No Thanks’ To Offer Of Raises For Longer School Day

The Chicago Teachers Union has rejected an offer of 2 percent raises for elementary school teachers for beginning a longer school day beginning in January.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2011

Mark Weinberger

Judge Rejects Plea Deal For Indiana Nose Doctor

A federal judge rejected a plea agreement this morning for an infamous former Northwest Indiana nose doctor, and the doctor will likely now go to trial.

CBS Chicago–04/27/2011