January 2018

Illinois lottery official resigns after…

The Illinois Lottery Control Board chairman has resigned after tweeting a vulgarity to…
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Fact checking the Chicago scenes in…

Chicago was the setting for most of Wednesday’s episode of "American Crime Story:…
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HUD lawyers warned Ben Carson risked…

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson allowed his son to help organize an…
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After missing on Stephon Gilmore, maybe…

Just as the Bears made a run at Janoris Jenkins in free agency two years ago, they pushed…
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Foxx recalls blatant sex harassment…

Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx says in a new book that she was sexually…
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Suspected bomb at Merrionette Park…

What police initially suspected was a pipe bomb turned out to be a potato chip can Wednesday…
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Harvey officer shoots suspect who commandeered…

A Harvey police officer shot a man who subsequently struck the officer with a police…
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Park District, private firm present…

The Chicago Park District presented an updated vision for merging the Jackson Park and…
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ICE formalizes plans for courthouse…

Federal immigration authorities formalized a policy Wednesday to send deportation agents…
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Baranek: Former Evanston, H-F star…

A country. A continent. A family. A college. Two high schools. Thousands on Facebook…
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St. Charles woman says she begged for…

Scott Turyna's now ex-wife told a Kane County jury Wednesday that she was begging for…
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Man on probation for domestic abuse…

A man beaten by fellow gang members in a videotaped punishment fatally shot one of them…
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