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Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Casinos Want to Give You Free Booze

Casinos Want to Give You Free Booze

Free booze and gambling -- what a combination!

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Sheriff Dart Back in the Eviction Game

Sheriff Dart Back in the Eviction Game

After a 12-day moratorium on evictions, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart resumed them this morning.  But no one was removed from their homes, as Dart's deputies merely served evictees with a new notice,...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Reality Check: Kids, Families Homeless in Chicago

Reality Check: Kids, Families Homeless in Chicago

As many of us look at the shrinking value of our retirement funds and savings accounts, perhaps a reality check is in order. More and more children, families and adults are losing their homes right here in...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Former Chicago Bears Player Now Palatine Mayor

Former Chicago Bears Player Now Palatine Mayor

A former Chicago Bears player has defeated the five-term mayor of the Chicago suburb of Palatine.

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Walled-Off Bar May Have Been Mobster Haunt

Walled-Off Bar May Have Been Mobster Haunt

FOX LAKE -- Although he has no proof, the owner of the Mineola Hotel and Lounge said it's "very possible" that the century-old bar he recently discovered is linked to Al Capone and possibly his...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

More Human Remains Found in Gary Funeral Home

More Human Remains Found in Gary Funeral Home

The cremated remains of seven people have been recovered from a closed funeral home in Gary, more than a week after four unidentified bodies were also found there.

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Former City Hall Official Takes Quigley's Seat

Former City Hall Official Takes Quigley's Seat

Democratic committeemen bypassed Mike Quigley’s top aide as his replacement on the Cook County Board, instead choosing Saturday to seat former City Hall and Chicago Park District official Bridget...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Sanchez Testifies: I Didn't Have Hiring Authority

Sanchez Testifies:  I Didn't Have Hiring Authority

Al Sanchez, the former city of Chicago Streets and Sanitation Department commissioner, took the stand Tuesday in his own defense against federal corruption charges.

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Man Arrested for Impersonating Cop

Man Arrested for Impersonating Cop

If you're not a cop, don't say you are one in an argument.

Thursday, Jul 30, 2009 at 01:44 PM CDT

Evanston Police: 10-Year-Old Hung Himself

Evanston Police: 10-Year-Old Hung Himself

Despite a mother's belief that her young son didn't commit suicide in an elementary school bathroom, police say they think he did.

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