Also in the headlines Tuesday, Nov. 18, were these stories from local sources:
- Teen Agrees to Testify Against 3 Others in Villa Park Murder -- A Chicago man pleads guilty and agrees to testify against three others charged with the May 2007 beating death of a Villa Park man.
- Mother Charged with Neglecting Paralyzed Son -- An assistant state's attorney said the woman's 29-year-old son was lying in his own filth "and his feet were fused to the bed because he had not been moved in so long."
- Illinois College Presidents Among Highest Paid In The Nation -- Northwestern's university president earned $1.7 million last year. He and the president of the University of Illinois are among the top-paid college executives in the country.