Report: Drew Peterson Gets Slew Of Love Letters From WomenDrew Peterson is on trial for the murder of one wife and suspected in the disappearance of another, but, he apparently still seems like a catch to some women.
Former Medical Examiner Grants Newspaper Interview In Wake Of ScandalThe former Cook County Medical Examiner is speaking out for the first time after being forced from office two months ago.
Report: IRS Says Betty Loren-Maltese Owes Over $238,000Former Cicero town president Betty Loren Maltese is suffering from a new legal headache.
Stella Foster Makes One Last Deadline After 43 YearsOn her last day of work at the Chicago Sun-Times, columnist Stella Foster got a hug and kiss from Mayor Rahm Emanuel, just one small part of a day of recognition of her 43-year career at the paper.
Report: Rep. Jackson Has Considered Ending Political CareerIt appears that U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) has been thinking about his political future since he has been in the hospital.
Sun-Times' Pallasch To Take Over As Assistant Illinois Budget DirectorAward-winning Chicago Sun-Times reporter Abdon Pallasch is going from reporter to newsmaker, as he has been appointed by Gov. Pat Quinn as assistant Illinois State Budget director.
Chicago Journalist, Former Deputy Mayor Paul McGrath DiesPaul McGrath, a seasoned Chicago journalist and deputy mayor under Jane Byrne, passed away last week. He was 75.
Report: Heroin Use Among Youngsters Growing Worse In Chicago AreaLaw enforcement officials say the Chicago area is among many regions of the U.S. where the heroin problem seems to getting worse among school age youngsters.
Judge Allegedly Used Courtroom Computer To Access PornThe Illinois Judicial Inquiry Board has filed a complaint against a Will County Judge who allegedly surfed the internet before and after hearing court cases looking for pornography.
Report: Tourism Chief Backtracks After Reports That Crime Is Hurting EffortsThe man in charge of promoting Chicago conventions and tourism is backpedaling on reports quoting him as saying that the recent crime wave in the city is going to damage his best efforts, unless it is quickly quelled.
Emanuel Defends Diversity Of His Top AidesMayor Rahm Emanuel deflected criticism on Monday that his cabinet lacks racial diversity.
Lawsuit: Off-Duty Cop Attacked, Pistol-Whipped CoupleA Chicago Police officer is being sued for alleged brutality and is under investigation by the Independent Police Review Authority, two years after an incident on the Northwest Side.
Report: Perks Jack Up Firefighters' Average Salaries To $104,000 A YearA report out Friday morning indicates extra pay perks in the Chicago firefighters’ contract cost taxpayers more than $80 million last year.
Bernstein: Kane's Problems Are RealIt took until Veintinueve de Mayo, but we finally heard from the Blackhawks.
Sun-Times Parent Company Buys ReaderThe parent company of the Chicago Sun-Times has purchased the Chicago Reader, reportedly for slightly under $3 million.