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Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 06:22 AM CDT

Mental Fitness Trial for Man Who Locked Daughter in Basement

Mental Fitness Trial for Man Who Locked Daughter in Basement

The parents who forced their 10-year-old daughter to live in the basement of their Waukegan home, claiming she was possessed, have a long history with the state’s Department of Child and Family Services.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 06:10 AM CDT

Sears' Bankruptcy Will Have Ripple Effect, Not All of It Bad

Sears' Bankruptcy Will Have Ripple Effect, Not All of It Bad

Sears' Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing will have ripple effects on everything from landlords to suppliers to workers.

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 05:58 AM CDT

Man Wrongfully Accused by Corrupt Chicago Cop Sues City

Man Wrongfully Accused by Corrupt Chicago Cop Sues City

One of the men wrongfully accused by disgraced former Chicago police Sgt. Ronald Watts is suing the city, just under a year after he and more than a dozen others saw their convictions overturned in Cook County’s...

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 at 12:35 PM CDT

Pritzker Staffers File Suit Alleging Racial Discrimination

Pritzker Staffers File Suit Alleging Racial Discrimination

With less than three weeks to go before Election Day, 10 black and Latino staffers for Democratic candidate for Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker filed a civil lawsuit against his campaign on Tuesday alleging...

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 09:37 PM CDT

Gun Sale Ruse Turns to Fatal Shooting in North Suburbs: Cops

Gun Sale Ruse Turns to Fatal Shooting in North Suburbs: Cops

A man is facing first-degree murder and robbery charges after his accomplice was fatally shot by a person they tried to rob early Tuesday during a gun deal in north suburban Lindenhurst.

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 09:29 PM CDT

Man, 24, Wounded in Skokie Shooting

Man, 24, Wounded in Skokie Shooting

A 24-year-old man was wounded in a shooting Tuesday afternoon in north suburban Skokie.

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 10:02 PM CDT

'Vanished' Podcast Features Case of Retired Illinois Teacher

'Vanished' Podcast Features Case of Retired Illinois Teacher

Authorities found Dan Jarski’s van on parked in Kankakee County last month but they did not find him.

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 11:00 PM CDT

After 2016 Hack, Illinois Says Election System Secure

After 2016 Hack, Illinois Says Election System Secure

Illinois officials assured voters Tuesday that their Nov. 6 tallies "will be securely counted" following a data breach that's part of the Justice Department's investigation of Russian meddling in U.S. elections...

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 05:28 PM CDT

Sheriff: Tip on Missing Wis. Girl in Fla. 'Not Credible'

Sheriff: Tip on Missing Wis. Girl in Fla. 'Not Credible'

A tip that a Wisconsin girl, who is the subject of an Amber Alert after her parents were found dead in their home this week, may have been seen in Florida is "not credible," according to the Barron County...

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2018 at 05:22 PM CDT

How Ariana Grande Helps Young Chicago Cancer Patient Escape

How Ariana Grande Helps Young Chicago Cancer Patient Escape

For almost five months, 13-year-old Juliana Limon has been fighting cancer at Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago, where her family is praying for a miracle. For Juliana, there is one thing that has kept...

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