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Michael Highsmith (Credit: Lake County Sheriff's Office)

$1M Bond For Man Charged With Brutal Attack On Friend

Michael Highsmith told detectives that he had been friends with the victim for more than four years, and that he attacked him to steal his jewelry, Balmes said.

04/08/2013

One person was killed when a school bus collided with a Jeep Wrangler and a Jeep Cherokee near north suburban Wadsworth, after the bus apparently ran a red light. The 34 children on the bus suffered only minor injuries. (Credit: Courtney Gousman/CBS 2)

One Dead In School Bus, Car Crash In North Suburbs

One person was killed in a multi-vehicle accident that caused a school bus with three dozen children to overturn on Friday near north suburban Wadsworth.

04/05/2013