Chicago OEMC Honors Keith Thorton, Dispatcher On Duty During Shooting Of CPD Officers Ella French, Carlos Yanez, Jr.Some of the special guests in attendance included Carlos Yanez, Jr. who's still recovering from the shooting, his wife and parents along with Elizabeth French, Ella's mother.
Chicago Leaders Remember MLK, Historic March In The City For Housing EqualityWeeks after the march, the city and the civil rights leaders reached the "Summit Agreement" with the goal of ensuring fair housing in Chicago.
Cuba Gooding Jr.'s Request To Toss Groping Case Is DeniedGooding, 51, is accused of placing his hand on a 29-year-old woman's breast and squeezing it without her consent at Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge near Times Square on June 9. The woman told police she believed Gooding was intoxicated.
10-Year-Old Boy Shot In Harvey DiesA 10-year-old boy is in intensive care after he was shot Saturday afternoon in Harvey, police said.
Drunk Driver Slams Into Illinois State Police Cruiser In Lake ForestAn Illinois State Police cruiser was struck by a drunk driver on Interstate 94 in north suburban Lake Forest early Friday, according to authorities.
Preckwinkle, Mendoza Attempt To Distance Themselves From Ald. Burke And Corruption InvestigationThe two Chicago mayoral candidates are working furiously to distance themselves from Burke and Ald. Danny Solis.
Dolton School Security Guard Accused Of Pulling Weapon On StudentDolton Police say several students at Academy for Learning were arguing Nov. 28 inside an alternative school, Academy for Learning.
A Mother's Quest For Justice In Her Son's Murder"I want justice for my son. I want justice for the community. I want peace."
Teenager Fatally Shot In Suburban HomewoodA 17-year-old boy was fatally shot in suburban Homewood on Saturday, police said.
Chicago Criminal Defense Attorney Produces Podcast To Help ColleaguesThe attorneys themselves tell me what kind of courses they need. They help guide the types of cases I highlight. Indeed, there are very important 'business' and 'marketing' reasons to be active on Twitter and Linkedin.
Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Lourawls Nairn, Jr.If Michigan State is to continue its magical run, it will need continued strong play from a 5’10” freshman from the Bahamas called “Tum Tum.”
Illinois State Fair Managers Fined For Ethics Violations A state commission has fined managers of both of Illinois' State Fairs for ethics violations over beer tickets, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Man Charged With Austin Shooting DeathA man has been charged with the shooting death of another man early Friday in the Austin neighborhood.
Late Georgia Tech Rally Sinks IlliniGeorgia Tech closed the game with a 19-4 run to rally from a 12-point deficit and beat Illinois 67-64 on Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, giving the Illini their first loss.
Murder Suspect Captured In Wisconsin A man wanted in connection with the November murder of a Chicago man in Wisconsin was captured Saturday, police said.