Judge Throws Out Jussie Smollett's Malicious Prosecution Countersuit Against Chicago PoliceU.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall ruled Wednesday that Smollett can’t bring a malicious prosecution claim until all proceedings against him have ended.
Jussie Smollett Pleads Not Guilty; Attorneys Seek To Dismiss New Charges In Hate Crime Hoax CaseA new indictment filed earlier this month charged Smollett with six counts of disorderly conduct, accusing him of filing false police reports that he was attacked on the way home from Subway in the middle of the night in Streeterville in January 2019.
Johnson On Smollett Case: Evidence Doesn't Support Actor's Claims"It's not the Chicago police saying he did something, it's the evidence, the facts and the witnesses that are saying this."
The Cost Dedicated To The Smollett Investigation"Those are resources and time spent that we can never get back and we can utilize for another investigation."
Home Of Parkland Survivor David Hogg Targeted By 'Swatting' HoaxA SWAT team responded to a call just after 8:30 a.m. of a barricaded subject at Hogg's residence. The call was later determined to be a hoax. Hogg and his family were in Washington D.C. at the time.
Robbins Cop, Girlfriend Face Felony Charges In Abandoned Baby HoaxJustin J. Jones, 23, and 25-year-old Kendra R. Branch, both of Matteson, each face a felony count of disorderly conduct, police said.
Reported Home Invasion, Attack On Suburban Teen Was Hoax: PoliceA girl told police an intruder wearing a mask confronted her and cut her on the right arm with a knife.
Fake Emergency Calls Draw Police, Firefighters To SubdivisionNorthwest suburban authorities are angry. WBBM's Bob Roberts reports.
Woman Charged With Hoax After Lying About Finding Abandoned Puppy In Duct-Taped PillowcaseA community college instructor has been charged with felony disorderly conduct, after she told her class she found an abandoned puppy inside a duct-taped pillowcase, but it turned out she made up the story.
2 Investigators: Indiana Mother Lies About Cancer, Solicits DonationsEvelyn Boarst won't say why. Friends are stunned about the cash-raising hoax. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Valparaiso University Student Arrested In Hostage HoaxA Valparaiso University student faces charges for allegedly calling police and falsely claiming he was armed and had taken hostages in a campus library.
Sochi Wolf Video Turns Out To Be A HoaxThe girl cried wolf!
Think You Can't Get 'Catfished' Online? 2 Women Tell Their StoriesMove over, Manti Te'o. Two women tell CBS 2's Brad Edwards how they were duped online by "men" they never met in person.
Manti Te'o Denies Creating Hoax Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o insisted he had no role in the bizarre hoax involving his "dead" girlfriend and told ESPN on Friday night that he was duped by a person who has since apologized to him.
Notre Dame AD To Te'o: Time To Speak UpNotre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick says star linebacker Manti Te'o and his family were planning to go public about him being the victim of a hoax before an online report scooped them.