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Man Convicted of Slaying Former Pro Basketball Player

Man Convicted of Slaying Former Pro Basketball Player

A man was convicted Friday of murdering a former professional basketball player in an ambush outside his home in northwest suburban Bloomingdale.

2 hours ago

Man Charged in 'Vicious' Hinsdale Murder Held Without Bond

Man Charged in 'Vicious' Hinsdale Murder Held Without Bond

The man charged with the "vicious and brutal" murder of a woman in her Hinsdale home earlier this month pawned her wedding rings after the attack, prosecutors said.

6 hours ago

Man Charged in Hinsdale Woman's Murder Held Without Bond

Man Charged in Hinsdale Woman's Murder Held Without Bond

A man who was being questioned by police for nearly 24 hours was charged with murder Friday in the death of a single mother in her west suburban home earlier this month.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 07:55 PM CDT

Man Killed When Cement Truck Wheel Falls on Him in West Town

Man Killed When Cement Truck Wheel Falls on Him in West Town

A 66-year-old man died Thursday when a cement truck wheel fell on him in the West Town neighborhood.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 06:38 PM CDT

Rauner, Pritzker Point Fingers as Budget Impasse Continues

Rauner, Pritzker Point Fingers as Budget Impasse Continues

With the state of Illinois poised to go through a third straight year without a budget deal, lawmakers and candidates are pointing fingers as a May 31 deadline looms.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 04:42 PM CDT

DCFS Releases 22-Page Report After Semaj Crosby's Death

DCFS Releases 22-Page Report After Semaj Crosby's Death

Illinois' Department of Children and Family Services on Friday released a 22-page report detailing its investigation into the death of 17-month-old Semaj Crosby.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:00 PM CDT

Storms Leave Thousands Without Power Friday in Chicago Area

Storms Leave Thousands Without Power Friday in Chicago Area

A tornado watch was issued Friday afternoon for counties in Illinois and Indiana ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend.

2 hours ago

Man Charged in Hinsdale Mother’s Murder

Man Charged in Hinsdale Mother’s Murder

A man who was being questioned by police for nearly 24 hours was charged with murder Friday in the death of a single mother in her west suburban home earlier this month.

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 07:55 PM CDT

Rescuers Descend Into Sewer After Report of 3 Kids Trapped

Rescuers Descend Into Sewer After Report of 3 Kids Trapped

Authorities responded Friday afternoon to an Arlington Heights backyard manhole after a call of three juveniles being stuck in a sewer.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 01:47 AM CDT

CPD to Add 1,000 Officers to Memorial Day Weekend Patrols

CPD to Add 1,000 Officers to Memorial Day Weekend Patrols

Chicago streets will have an extra 1,000 cops on patrol each day of the Memorial Day weekend, as the Chicago Police Department beefs up normal police presence with special units, traffic enforcement and more...

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