Illinois Attorney General Report Finds 500 More Catholic Clergy Accused Of AbuseIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan on Wednesday issued a report about clergy sexual abuse, saying that Catholic dioceses in Illinois received allegations by 500 more clergy than previously publicly identified.
Aldermen Want More Information From Centers Housing Border ChildrenTwo Brazilian boys, separated from their families at the border, told stories of being isolated and yelled at.
Chicago Caretaker Sentenced To Six Years For Stealing From PatientsOne victim was a woman receiving hospice care in her home, and has since died, authorities said.
Volunteer Basketball Coach Accused Of Molesting Girl At SleepoverShakyla Wilson, 22, was a volunteer girls basketball coach at Hill Middle School in Naperville, according to a statement from the DuPage County state’s attorney’s office.
Cardinal Reflects On Cancer Battle, Infamous Ex-PriestFrancis Cardinal George talks with CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine and looks ahead to retirement, not really knowing what it will hold.
Why Terminating Ray Rice From The Baltimore Ravens Won’t Solve The NFL’s Domestic Violence Problem
5 Hospitalized For Signs Of Neglect At Home Care FacilityFive people were hospitalized over the weekend for the effects of abuse and neglect, after a startling discovery Saturday inside a south suburban home that was being used as a care facility.
Hammond, Ind. Police: K-9 Officer Did Not Abuse Dog, Will Get Additional Training A Hammond, Ind. police officer has been cleared of abuse allegations following a viral video that showed him lifting a police dog in the air by the animal’s collar.
Mom Gets 20 Years For Concealing Boyfriend's Abuse Of SonNot only did Amy Pherigo look the other way as her boyfriend was beating her 4-year-old son severely, but she kept the boy inside and put make-up on him so others could not see the bruises, according to prosecutors.
Former Cub Milton Bradley Sentenced In Abuse CaseFormer Chicago Cubs outfielder Milton Bradley was sentenced Tuesday to more than 2 ½ years in jail for abusing and threatening his estranged wife.
Former Cub Bradley Convicted Of Abusing WifeMilton Bradley, 35, was convicted after a four-week trial of nine misdemeanor counts, including four counts of spousal battery, one count of assault with a deadly weapon and one count of making criminal threats.
Authorities Gather To Talk About Growing Heroin ProblemWill County State's Attorney James Glasgow is among those expected to speak at a weekend summit sponsored by the Illinois State Crime Commission.
Maine West Hazing Victim Discusses Lawsuit Against SchoolThe former soccer player is one of four onetime students who are suing amid allegations that sexual abuse occurred on multiple occasions.
Woman Beat, Burned, Bit Her Grandchildren, Forced Them To Eat Cat Food: AuthoritiesGoldine Williams was ordered held Thursday in lieu of $200,000 bond on charges of aggravated battery to a child.
Boy Scout Bombshell Includes Illinois Abuse CasesThere are more than 70 alleged abuse cases from Illinois -- the earliest from 1960, the latest 1985.