| Jul 8, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Julie Ann Elsen, 38, Hecla, speeding, fined $105.
Cole Edward Hager, 17, of 1419 Squire Lane, careless driving, fined $120.
Evelyn Ann Hillesland, 62, Ellendale, N.D., speeding, fined $105.
Kirk Noel Niesen, age unavailable, Las Vegas, Nev., speeding,...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 3:02 PM
26-year-old James Allen Rodgers made his first court appearance, in an arraignment hearing since being charged with murder.
Last week Rogers allegedly shot and killed his mother, 50-year-old Rayna Yuki Rodgers, along with her cat and dog in southwest...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:47 AM
With Ty Pennington from 'Extreme Makeover' shouting "Move That Bus" the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek unveiled its $150 million upgrade Thursday.
The additions include 700 more slots, three restaurants, a 2,400-space garage, a new players' club and high-...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The number of registered voters in Chicago is at its lowest level since at least 1942, the Chicago Board of Election Commissioners said today.
As of Monday, about 1.28 million voters were registered in the city, board spokesman James Allen said. That&...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 3:31 PM
STEUBENVILLE, OHIO -- Four people are accused of forcing children into plastic containers and leaving them in there with only a hole cut out of the top for air.
James Allen Taylor, Samantha Marie Taylor, Glenn Allen Adams and Daniel Adam McKenney are...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 1:16 PM
How concerned are you about Brian Urlacher? Do you think his knee is something that could really hinder his performance during the upcoming year? Can the Bears be an elite defense even if Urlacher is not playing at a Pro Bowl level? Daniel G., Lincolnwood...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Mary Arlen Allen, 90, of Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at Fahrney-Keedy Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.
Born Jan. 25, 1922, in Naperville, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Homer H. and Mazie M. Jennings Arlen.
She received her...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The Seminole Tribe of Florida already lays claim to profitable casinos at each end of the state and now it’s creating a gambling (and more) getaway out in the middle of nowhere.
But it’ll take time.
On Thursday, tribal officials at their...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Chicago election board officials confirmed Tuesday that sensitive personal information for about 1,200 people was exposed online but denied allegations by a computer security firm that the breach was much broader.
The firm, Forensicon, announced it...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:10 PM
It seemed at first like a welcome break from political overload. There's nothing like a juicy sex scandal to relieve election fatigue.
But this one, it turns out, brims with suggestions of military misconduct and questions of national security that have...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:32 PM
UPDATED at 12:40 p.m.; originally posted by Hal Dardick and John Byrne at 12:10 p.m. Campaigns for alderman continued today in nearly a third of the city's wards where no single candidate got a clear majority in Tuesday's election. In......
| May 6, 2011
| 4:32 PM
THEATER REVIEW: "Festen" ★★★★ Through June 11 at Steep Theatre Company, 1115 W. Berwyn Ave.; Running time: 1 hour, 30 minutes; Tickets: $22 at 866-811-4111 and steeptheatre.com Just a few minutes into “Festen,” the...