Federal Regulators Shut Down Illinois BankOn Friday, regulators shut down a bank in Illinois and one in Washington-state, bringing the number closed this year to 63.
Father, Daughter Charged With Growing PotA West Suburban father and daughter are charged with growing pot in their home.
Ministers To Daley: Move Cops To Higher-Crime Districts A group of black ministers is demanding Mayor Richard M. Daley and Police Superintendent Jody Weis keep their promise to put more cops in high crime areas.
Man Falls 3 Stories To His Death In Loop GarageA 63-year-old man on his way to the Chicago Theater died Saturday night after he apparently fell off an employee “man lift’’ at a downtown parking garage and plummeted three stories to his death, police said.
Siblings Busted Selling Heroin In NapervilleSuburban residents sometimes travel to the inner city to buy drugs, but Naperville police said a young Chicago brother and sister traveled to the suburbs to sell heroin to customers.
Cook County Assessor Laying Off 53 WorkersCook County Assessor Joseph Berrios is laying off 53 workers to comply with County Board President Toni Preckwinkle's request to slash his budget by 16 percent this year.
DCFS Investigating Death Of Evanston Infant
Grandparents Charged In Baby's SuffocationCook County prosecutors have filed felony charges against the grandparents of 5-month- old Rolling Meadows boy found dead Tuesday, apparently of suffocation.
Off-Duty Aurora Cop Kills Juvenile Carrying GunA juvenile was fatally shot by an off-duty Aurora police officer who allegedly saw him shooting at a group of kids Friday afternoon in the west suburb.
Fewer Murders In 2010 Than Previous 2 Years
Jackson Jr Says 'Everyone Has Erred'U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who has largely avoided the public eye of late, said in a rare interview Saturday that he is a public servant, not a perfect one, and didn't rule out a future run at higher office.
Man Killed By Grocery Store Truck
Firefighters, Paramedics Reach Tentative ContractChicago firefighters and paramedics would get a 10 percent pay raise over five years and give the city its most flexibility ever to reduce manpower and cut overtime costs under a tentative contract up for a ratification vote.
Police: 4-Year-Old Girl's Head Nearly Severed By MotherBond was set at $5 million Sunday morning for a woman visiting from upstate New York, who has been charged with the stabbing death of her 4-year old daughter in northwest suburban Bloomingdale.
Families Protest Skimpily Dressed Waitresses At New Restaurant