Who Do You Love - Week 1 Results The McNeil and Spiegel Show’s Showpot had a tough go over the weekend.
City Council Approves Increased Penalties For 'Quality Of Life' CrimesThe City Council has approved a crackdown on people who blatantly violate the laws on some key quality of life issues.
Mayor Wants To Get Tough On Drinking, Gambling, Urinating In PublicDrinking, gambling and urinating on the public way are crimes that, Chicago Police contend, can “ruin the social fabric” of a neighborhood and set the stage for more serious crimes, including prostitution, gang loitering and narcotics sales.
IRS Agent Links William Beavers’ Campaign Spending To Gambling SpreesAn IRS agent indicates he gave Commissioner Bill Beavers every possible break in figuring his tax liabilities, reports WBBM's John Cody.
Dramatic Opening For Defense In Beavers Tax TrialDuring a losing streak at Hammond’s Horseshoe Casino in April 2007, William Beavers went back to the bank three times in less than five hours to cash a total of $6,000 in checks from his political campaign fund, prosecutors alleged as the Cook County commissioner’s trial began Thursday.
Study: Kids Left Alone While Adults GambleAs lawmakers in Springfield take another shot at a gambling expansion bill, there's a new look out at the behavior of gamblers.
Oak Lawn Wine And Flower Shop To Add Video GamblingStarting tonight, customers at Avenue Flower Shop and Wine bar will be able to have a glass of wine, order a bouquet of flowers and play a little video poker.
Indiana Gambling Revenue Declines In NovemberAs Illinois continues to consider gambling expansion, Indiana is watching its casino revenue drop.
Beavers Can Tell Jury He Repaid Borrowed Campaign Funds If He TestifiesA federal judge has barred Cook County Commissioner William Beavers from telling jurors at his tax evasion trial that he repaid campaign funds he borrowed after he learned of a federal investigation, unless Beavers takes the stand.
Feds: Former Bank Exec Stole $3M From Bank To GambleA former executive of a Chicago bank stole more than $3 million from the institution over 15 years and using it mainly to feed her gambling habit, according to federal prosecutors.
NFL Replacement Officials Affecting Vegas BetsLas Vegas casinos think this weekend's NFL games will be the highest-scoring ever thanks to the league's replacement officials.
Gov. Quinn Vetoes Casino Expansion Bill Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed the casino expansion bill.
Deadline Coming For Action By Quinn On Gambling BillThe deadline is nearing for Gov. Pat Quinn to act on the state’s gambling expansion bill.
Casino Fails To Shuffle Cards, Sues Gamblers Who Won $1.5 Million At first, it seemed like a coincidence, the kind of thing that happens from time to time at a casino, where the same number or same sequence of cards happens twice in a row.
Opinion: Why Is China's Largest Foreign Investor Spending So Much Money On Our Elections?Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.