Woman Charged in Trying To Hire Hit Man To Kill Lover's WifeA Des Plaines woman is accused of contracting a “dark-web” company to murder the wife of a man with whom she had an affair
Two Injured After High-Speed Crash In Des PlainesPolice are searching for two people missing after a high-speed crash early Monday in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
Three Family Members Killed In Des Plaines CrashThree people were killed, and two others were injured in a two-vehicle collision Sunday evening in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
Daycare Workers Charged With Giving Laced Gummy Bears To ToddlersThree daycare workers have been charged with child endangerment, after they allegedly admitted giving gummy bears laced with Melatonin to a class of 2-year-olds to get them to calm down for nap time.
Firefighters Extinguish Massive Blaze At Des Plaines Scrap Metal YardHuge flames tore through the roof of the factory as the fire quickly spread.
McDonald's To Raze Chicago-Area Museum Of First RestaurantMcDonald's Corp. has announced it will demolish a suburban Chicago museum that's a replica of the hamburger chain's first restaurant.
Stranger Approached Kids At Bus Stops, Offered Rides, Sheriff SaysThe Cook County Sheriff's Office released surveillance images of the suspect.
Des Plaines School Superintendent Agrees To ResignFloyd Williams allegedly made “inappropriate or offensive comments” to administrative colleagues that could be construed as sexual harassment, the school board said.
Dia De Los Muertos: Chicagoans Remember Beloved Family MembersOn "Day of the Dead," or, "Dia de los Muertos," families celebrate, rather than grieve loved ones who have passed.
Woman, 69, Fatally Struck By Vehicle Crossing Street In Des PlainesThe woman crossed in a poorly lit area of the road and without a crosswalk, police said. The driver did not appear to be intoxicated or impaired.
Camera Found Hidden In Restroom At Des Plaines WalgreensThe manager found what he thought was a cell phone on the floor, but when he looked closer, he found out it was a hidden camera.
Metra Train Strikes Pedestrian In Des PlainesDetails on the pedestrian’s condition were not immediately available.
Fox River And Des Plaines River Approaching Record Flood LevelsIn many northern suburbs, residents already are stressed to the max trying to protect their homes and belongings from the floods.
Boy, 17, Charged With Accidentally Killing GirlfriendThe Cook County Sheriff’s office said the boy, whose name wasn't released because he is a juvenile, is charged with involuntary manslaughter
Girl, 17, Shot And Killed In Unincorporated Des PlainesAngelique Morris shot and killed Saturday in unincorporated Des Plaines, and her family was demanding to know why a suspect isn't in custody