Patti Blagojevich 'Very Grateful' President Trump Considering Leniency For Her Husband; Bid To Free Rod Began Last Year On Fox News“Our President's comments on Air Force One last night make us very hopeful that our almost 11 year nightmare might soon be over. We are very grateful,” she wrote on Twitter.
Trump Says He's Likely To Commute Rod Blagojevich's SentencePresident Donald Trump told reporters on Wednesday night that he is likely to commute the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Woman Says She Called 911 Twice And Got No AnswerAt least seven rings felt like eternity – a Chicago woman said she called 911 for help and no one answered.
Source: Prosecutors Had Information About Location Of Chinese Scholar's Remains Months AgoAn attorney for the family of Yingying Zhang, a Chinese scholar kidnapped and brutally slain two years ago, is planning an announcement Friday about the search for her remains.
Many Hopeful For Hard Rock Casino In Gary, But Some Say Promised Path Isn't NewThose behind plans for a Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Gary are gambling on its success.
Austin Neighbors Fit To Be Tied As Burned Out Husk Of House Just Sits ThereFirst, fire gutted an Austin neighborhood home. Then, the charred remains of the house went untouched for years. Neighbors say it's dangerous.
Chicago To Install Dozens Of New Audio Crosswalk Signals For Visually Impaired PedestriansChicago lags far behind other cities when it comes to audio crosswalk signals for the visually impaired. Now, the city is making good on a promise to make it easier for the blind to get around.
4 Girls Charged In Beating Of Special Needs Girl Caught On Video; Girl's Father Speaks Out“It broke my heart to see this group of young people turn on her and escalate it into what we saw, a physical assault," Police Supt. Eddie Johnson said.
Michael 'Skeet' Horton: Using Basketball To Help Teens SucceedBasketball helped a Chicago man get out of low-income housing and into a successful life, and now, he has launched a full-court press to help more teens thrive.
Criminal Investigation Launched After CBS 2 Sends Police Horrifying Video Of Attack On Teen GirlA viral 25-second video is painful even to watch – a teenage girl screams piercingly, then flinches, as several other teens punch her in the face and back. A criminal investigation has now been launched since CBS 2 sent the video to police.
Recreational Marijuana To Be Legal In IllinoisState representatives voted 66 to 47 in favor of legalization, two days after the senate passed the bill. It goes into effect January 1. But there will still be restrictions.