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Thursday, Dec 28, 2017

NJ State Police Paid $850K for Cell Phone Spying Device

NJ State Police Paid $850K for Cell Phone Spying Device

The New Jersey State Police have spent at least $850,000 in recent years on a technology that allows troopers to track cell phone use without phone owners knowing, according to documents provided NBC10. The...

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Underage Rideshare: Too Young to Ride—But Doing it Anyway
Underage Rideshare: Too Young to Ride—But Doing it Anyway

What could be simpler than ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft, which give mom and dad a low-cost alternative to child hauling? Trip to the movies? Call them an Uber! Staying late for band practice?...

Walter Payton Prep Teacher Removed After Allegation
Walter Payton Prep Teacher Removed After Allegation

Students at Walter Payton College Prep were shocked and surprised Monday to learn of an accusation of “inappropriate behavior” against a faculty member.

Fliers From White Supremacist Group Posted in Oak Park
Fliers From White Supremacist Group Posted in Oak Park

A suburban community was left stunned after residents reported seeing numerous fliers posted by a white supremacist group on one of their streets.

Spend Memorial Day Weekend at The St. Charles Fine Art Show
Spend Memorial Day Weekend at The St. Charles Fine Art Show

The following content is created in consultation with the St. Charles Fine Art Show. It does not reflect the work or opinions of NBC Chicago's editorial staff. To learn more about the St.

FBI, Justice to 'Review' Classified Info Sought by Lawmakers
FBI, Justice to 'Review' Classified Info Sought by Lawmakers

Ratcheting up pressure on the Russia investigation, the White House announced Monday that top FBI and Justice Department officials have agreed to meet with congressional leaders and "review" highly classified...

Illinois Democrats Grill Rauner Aide on Death Penalty Plan
Illinois Democrats Grill Rauner Aide on Death Penalty Plan

Democratic legislators grilled a top aide to Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner Monday over a compromise plan to reinstate the death penalty in exchange for even stricter gun restrictions than the ones...