| Mar 16, 2011
| 11:30 PM
Recordings of Marni Yang, which were taped without her knowledge and were central to her conviction this week on murder charges, have been released by the Deerfield Police Department.
The recordings, released Wednesday in response to a Freedom of...
| Aug 28, 2010
| 10:21 AM
Mike Smith's eyes and Mike Tomlin's confidence. John Quillen's fingers and Dennis Kozlowski's voice.
George Welsh's defiance and Mike London's energy. Jimmye Laycock's ingenuity and Frank Beamer's persistence.
Joe Taylor's faith and Bill Dee's focus....
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:59 PM
From Henry Jordan to Lawrence Taylor, Shaun Gayle to Todd Kelly, Antoine Bethea to Mike Tomlin, Peninsula athletes have collected a fair share of Super Bowl rings.
As the NFL playoffs kick off Saturday, the question becomes whether that collection will...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 5:24 PM
A jury will be allowed to hear a taped conversation between Marni Yang and her best friend that allegedly implicates her in the murder of the girlfriend of former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle and their unborn child, a Lake County judge ruled today.
| Feb 4, 2012
| 10:41 AM
Jerod Mayo has earned Pro Bowl and Rookie of the Year honors. He's led the NFL in tackles and secured the approval of football's most finicky and poorly dressed coach.
What he hadn't enjoyed before this season was playoff success.
What he's poised to do...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:23 PM
A Cook County jury today awarded $40 million to the family of Rhoni Reuter as the result of a civil case against Marni Yang, the woman found guilty of Reuter’s murder.
Yang was convicted in March of killing Reuter, the pregnant girlfriend of former...
| May 20, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Just walked out of the morning web meeting, where section editors talk about the various stories bubbling up on their areas of expertise.
Makes for an intersting breaking news reading list.
There's a sentencing in the Marni Yang trial this morning. At...
| Oct 5, 2007
| 8:46 AM
Deerfield investigators continued their search today for clues in the shooting death of a pregnant woman identified as the girlfriend of former Chicago Bears player Shaun Gayle.
Deerfield officials, along with members of the Lake County Major Crimes Task...
| Mar 6, 2009
Marni Yang had a history of harassing romantic rivals years before she was charged this week with killing Shaun Gayle's pregnant girlfriend, authorities said Thursday.
Over the years Yang sent threatening messages to several of Gayle's girlfriends and to...
| Mar 6, 2009
A casual conversation that quickly turned to the subject of murder as two old friends ate soup led to the arrest of the prime suspect in the slaying of Rhoni Reuter, the pregnant girlfriend of former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle, investigators said Thursday....
| Aug 4, 2009
| 6:20 PM
(WGN-AM) - Lawyers for the woman accused of killing the girlfriend of former Chicago Bear Shaun Gayle and their unborn child asked a judge for a gag order and a change of venue after a television program about the case aired nationally Friday.
| Mar 5, 2009
Over the past 11/2 years, Shaun Gayle has relied on his former Bears teammates for support during the most tumultuous time of his life.
On Oct. 4, 2007, Gayle's longtime girlfriend, Rhoni Reuter, and their unborn child were murdered in her Deerfield...