Illinois Commission Offers Free College Readiness HelpThe Illinois Student Assistance Commission will host workshops for students and their families to provide assistance in filling out college applications and financial aid eligibility paperwork.
Man Livestreams A Thief Breaking Into His Mother's Van, Leading To ArrestA Northwest Side man is facing criminal charges because a victim’s Facebook Live video caught him rummaging through a car that was not his.
Facebook Live Post Nets Wiretapping Charge For StudentJake Burdett is charged with illegally recording the staffer and distributing it.
Final Defendant Gets 7 Years In Facebook Live Beating, Torture CaseTwenty-year-old Tesfaye Cooper pleaded guilty this month to committing a hate crime and aggravated kidnapping.
Victim's Sister: Minnesota Police Shooting 'Modern Day Lynching'Philando Castile is still wearing his seat belt, his t-shirt still soaked in blood.
Man Gets 8 Years In Livestreamed Attack, Torture Of Disabled TeenJordan Hill, 20, pleaded guilty to felony counts of aggravated kidnapping and hate crime on Thursday.
Woman Charged In Parkway Gardens Shooting Caught On Facebook VideoPolice described the shooting as a domestic-related incident, and said it was caught on video and shared on Facebook.
Chicago Police: Woman Shot While Streaming Live On FacebookChicago police say a 27-year-old woman was wounded in a shooting that occurred while she was streaming on Facebook Live.
2 Teens Plead Guilty To Sexual Assault Streamed On FacebookTwo teenagers have pleaded guilty in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed live on Facebook in March.
Palos Park Police Officer To Live Stream Responses To 911 CallsA southwest suburban police department will be trying something novel: streaming the police responses of one officer live on Facebook.
Facebook Live Torture Suspects Granted BailJudge William Hooks singled out 18-year-old Jordan Hill, keeping his bail the highest among the four people charged in the high-profile case
Facebook Executives In Chicago To Discuss Plan To Remove Violent PostsRepresentatives from Facebook were at Operation PUSH headquarters in Kenwood to meet with Rev. Jesse Jackson and other civic leaders.
Facebook Ramps Up Its Response To Violent VideosFacebook is stepping up its efforts to keep inappropriate and often violent material — including recent high-profile videos of murders and suicides, hate speech and extremist propaganda — off of its site.
Chicago Leaders Call For A 30-Day Moratorium On Facebook LiveThe murder of a Cleveland retiree shown on Facebook Live has Chicago-area leaders calling for a Facebook Live moratorium.
Police Seek Suspect In Cleveland Murder Posted On Facebook LiveA multi-state manhunt was underway Monday, after a man shot and killed an elderly man in Cleveland and posted video of the murder on Facebook Live.