State Sen. Thomas Cullerton Indicted For Taking $250,000 In Pay And Benefits From Teamsters Despite Doing Little Or No WorkCullerton, 49, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to embezzle from a labor union, 39 counts of embezzlement from a labor union, and one count of making false statements.
Federal Prosecutors Seek Another Month To Indict Ald. Edward Burke In Corruption CaseFor the second time since Ald. Edward Burke was charged with trying to shake down the owners of a Burger King franchise, federal prosecutors are asking the judge to extend their deadline to return an indictment, citing "the complex nature of this public corruption case, and the fact that the investigation is ongoing."
Attorney Michael Avenatti To R. Kelly: 'Don't Ever Count On Ever Getting Out Of Prison'"I will not rest until each of you is brought to justice. Mr. Kelly did not do this alone. It was all in the interest of money."
Waffle House Shooting Suspect Indicted In TennesseePolice have said a quick-thinking restaurant patron wrestled the rifle away from Reinking, likely preventing more deaths.
Feds Seeking 3 More Months To Indict Ald. Edward Burke, Citing 'Complex' InvestigationFederal prosecutors are asking a judge for more time to indict Ald. Edward Burke (14th), nearly two weeks after he was charged with trying to put the squeeze on to businessmen seeking to renovate a Burger King on the Southwest Side.
St. Louis Police Officers Indicted For Beating Undercover Officer, Trying To Cover It UpFour Missouri police officers have been indicted by a federal grand jury in connection with the assault of a fellow officer who was working undercover.
Missouri Duck Boat Captain Kenneth Scott McKee Indicted After 17 Die In CapsizingKenneth Scott McKee, 51, faces 17 counts related to "acts of misconduct, negligence or inattention to duty," one for each victim.
CPD Cops Indicted For Taking Bribes, Sharing Crash InformationBetween 2015 and October of 2017 the indictment said Officer Tate was paid at least $6,000 and Officer Cadichon $7,300.
Weinstein Wants Indictment Dimissed, Cites Emails With AccuserWeinstein has denied all allegations of "nonconsensual sexual activity," and he's remained free after posting $1 million cash bail.
Harvey Weinstein Indicted On Charges Of Rape, Criminal Sexual ActWeinstein, who intends to plead not guilty, remains free after posting a $1 million cash bail, according to his attorney.
Judge Says Suspect In ATF Agent's Shooting A Danger, Denies BondIt's unclear if prosecutors believe Ernesto Godinez knew he was shooting an agent. The agent is expected to fully recover.
Mosque Bombing Suspects Indicted On Weapons ChargesA federal grand jury in central Illinois has indicted three men suspected of bombing a Minnesota mosque on a charge of possessing a machine gun. A fourth man not linked to the bombing was also indicted.
Three Men Indicted For 2017 Hinsdale Jewelry Store RobberyAuthorities said three men wearing masks and hoodies ran into Razny Jewelers on March 17, 2017, with guns drawn, and stole more than $200,000 in jewelry and watches.
Growing Signs That Aaron Schock Prosecution On Shaky GroundGrowing sympathy for defense arguments, seeming confusion within the team of federal prosecutors and a disgruntled judge are among the signs that key portions of the corruption case against former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock may be at risk of unraveling.
Investment Manager Accused Of Swindling $950K From Retired TeacherTyris D. Maxey, 43, was charged with six counts of wire fraud in an indictment returned by a federal grand jury on Thursday.