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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:07 AM CDT

Lawyer: Ex-Guard Falsified Log in Sandra Bland's Death

Lawyer: Ex-Guard Falsified Log in Sandra Bland's Death

An attorney in the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the mother of Sandra Bland, who died last summer in a Texas jail, says an ex-guard told him in a deposition he falsified jail log entries.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 05:00 PM CDT
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By Brea Thompson

Meet The Illinois Athletes Competing at 2016 Rio Olympics

Illinois athletes compete for their chance at an Olympic medal in the road to the...View gallery

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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:27 AM CDT

Powerball's Estimated Jackpot Hits $422M

Powerball's Estimated Jackpot Hits $422M

The estimated Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize. If anyone matches the five balls and red Powerball in Wednesday night's drawing,...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 07:12 AM CDT

Ohio Couple Gives $5M to Notre Dame for Band Facility

Ohio Couple Gives $5M to Notre Dame for Band Facility

An Ohio couple has donated $5 million to the University of Notre Dame for a marching band practice field.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:48 PM CDT

Rod Blagojevich to Attend Resentencing Via Video

Rod Blagojevich to Attend Resentencing Via Video

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich will attend his resentencing via video next month, a judge ruled Wednesday.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:35 AM CDT

Cicero Teen Charged in Slaying of Aspiring Rapper

Cicero Teen Charged in Slaying of Aspiring Rapper

A Cicero teenager was ordered held on $800,000 bail Tuesday in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at a Northwest Side gas station, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:27 AM CDT

City Asks Court to Preserve CPD Misconduct Records

City Asks Court to Preserve CPD Misconduct Records

The City of Chicago is asking a judge to order the preservation of police disciplinary records while also striking a section of the rank-and-file police union’s collective bargaining agreement, ensuring...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 11:04 PM CDT

Lollapalooza Steps Up Security for 2016 Fest

Lollapalooza Steps Up Security for 2016 Fest

Lollapalooza will have tighter festival security measures during this year's event. Trina Orlando details how that might affect the thousands of fans traveling for the massive music event in Chicago.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 11:01 PM CDT

1 Year Later, Search for Missing Ind. Woman, Toddler Ongoing

1 Year Later, Search for Missing Ind. Woman, Toddler Ongoing

Family members haven’t given up hope in the search for a young woman with a developmental disability who disappeared without a trace along with her 2 year-old nephew a year ago in northwest Indiana.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:57 PM CDT

So-Called 'Creeper Ghost' Caught on Cam in Chicago Burglary

So-Called 'Creeper Ghost' Caught on Cam in Chicago Burglary

A thief known as the “creeper ghost” is believed to be responsible for a rash of home burglaries in Chicago after a resident captured chilling footage showing a man moving through a home with the owners...

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