An orange cone marks a deep pothole in Chicago's 32nd Ward. (CBS)

Alderman Asks: Who’s Stealing Orange Cones Marking The Worst Potholes?

Ald. Scott Waguespack wanted to warn motorists to be careful up ahead. Somebody had other ideas. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez reports.


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Judge Orders Priest To Keep Working To Pay Off Gambling Debt

A judge has ordered a Roman Catholic priest who stole more than $400,000 from his former church, in part to feed a gambling addiction, to continue working a low-wage job.


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Former Indiana State Police Commander Admits To Stealing $91K

A former Indiana State Police commander is likely to find out in a couple of months what it’s like to be on the other side of a prison cell.

CBS Chicago–11/22/2011

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Landlord Charged With Stealing From DePaul Coach’s Home

The landlord of a DePaul University assistant basketball coach has been charged with stealing more than $10,000 worth of items from his South Side Kenwood neighborhood home while his family traveled with the team in France.


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Police: Man Stole Electricity For 4 Years

A man will be without his Christmas lights this year and police will make sure of that.


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Currency Exchange Clerk Charged With Stealing Thousands

An employee of a south suburban currency exchange pilfered thousands of dollars in wire transfers, prosecutors charged Wednesday.



Maywood Cop Charged With Stealing Cash From Suspects

A Maywood police officer was charged Wednesday with swiping cash from suspects after he was captured in a federal sting operation earlier this week.