Illinois' murder trial of the century

Friday, Aug 31, 2012

Testimony Wraps in Drew Peterson Trial

Testimony Wraps in Drew Peterson Trial

Closing arguments scheduled for Tuesday.

Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012

Pathologists Say Savio Accidentally Drowned

Pathologists Say Savio Accidentally Drowned

Drew Peterson's defense attorneys on Tuesday rolled out two forensic pathologists who offered testimony in direct contrast to what jurors heard last week.

Monday, Aug 27, 2012

Judge Rejects Motion to Acquit Drew Peterson

Judge Rejects Motion to Acquit Drew Peterson

"The jury could find that the defendant is guilty of this offense," said Judge Edward Burmila.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012

Is Peterson's Color-Matching Jury Sending a Message?

Is Peterson's Color-Matching Jury Sending a Message?

"They want to present sort of a unified front," says jury expert Alan Tuerkheimer.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012

Man Arrested For Mouthing Expletive to Peterson

Man Arrested For Mouthing Expletive to Peterson

Jeff Ruby said he was arrested at Harrah's and charged with indirect contempt of court.

Friday, Aug 24, 2012

Pastor: Stacy Says Drew Coached Her to Lie

Pastor: Stacy Says Drew Coached Her to Lie

The Rev. Neil Schori on Thursday provided some of the most dramatic testimony in the Drew Peterson trial so far.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012

Peterson Jurors Hear Hit Man Testimony

Peterson Jurors Hear Hit Man Testimony

Jurors hearing the Drew Peterson murder trial on Wednesday heard a witness say the defendant offered a former cable installer $25,000 to hire a hit man to kill his third wife just three months before she...

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012

Peterson Juror Recognizes Witness

Peterson Juror Recognizes Witness

Judge temporarily halted proceedings but ultimately let juror remain seated on the case.

Thursday, Aug 23, 2012

Head Trauma Expert Details Savio Injuries

Head Trauma Expert Details Savio Injuries

Pathologist Mary Case testified that a 2-inch gash on the back of Kathleen Savio's head could not have caused her to pass out.

Monday, Aug 20, 2012

Judge: Savio Friend "Facially Unreliable"

Judge: Savio Friend "Facially Unreliable"

The judge overseeing former police officer Drew Peterson's murder trial on Friday barred important hearsay testimony meant to undercut the former suburban Chicago police officer's alibi in the death of his third...

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Passenger Arrested on Southwest Airlines Flight in Chicago

Passenger Arrested on Southwest Airlines Flight in Chicago

A passenger was arrested on a Southwest Airlines flight at Midway Airport Tuesday afternoon after allegedly making threatening statements toward a flight attendant, according to the airline.

Undercover Recordings Played in Drew Peterson Trial

Undercover Recordings Played in Drew Peterson Trial

Undercover recordings played during the second day of testimony in Drew Peterson’s murder-for-hire trial revealed surprising plans Peterson allegedly had for when he got out of prison.

Missing Lake Geneva Family Found Safe, Mom Faces Charges

Missing Lake Geneva Family Found Safe, Mom Faces Charges

A Lake Geneva mother and her three children have been found safe, police say, calling off a massive search for the family that mysteriously vanished two weeks ago.

2 FBI Agents Shot in Attempted Arrest, Suspect Found Dead

2 FBI Agents Shot in Attempted Arrest, Suspect Found Dead

FBI agents descended on a Park Forest home Tuesday morning.

DOJ to Seek Death Penalty in Charleston Church Shooting

DOJ to Seek Death Penalty in Charleston Church Shooting

The Department of Justice will seek the death penalty against accused church shooter Dylann Roof, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Tuesday. Lynch said in a statement that her department came...

'Saved by the Bell' Actor to Appear at Pop-Up Diner in Chicago

'Saved by the Bell' Actor to Appear at Pop-Up Diner in Chicago

Chicago’s highly-anticipated “Saved by the Bell”-themed pop-up diner is about to get even more authentic.