| Dec 1, 2011
| 1:48 PM
Shaking, sweating and swooning are par for the course among the passionate young fans of the "Twilight" series. But reports that a scene in "Breaking Dawn" has been sparking seizures in theaters nationwide has epilepsy experts on the alert and parents...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:33 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
The front door of a residence on the 1100 block of North Lismore Drive was damaged in a burglary attempt sometime between Feb. 20 and Feb. 26.
A student had his ChromeBook computer...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 2:34 PM
An Elgin man was ordered held in lieu of $900,000 bail Sunday in connection to a July incident when he allegedly injured a woman while driving nearly 100 mph on a 40 mph road.
Noe Aguilera, 22, of the 600 block of Thorndale Drive, faces a felony...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 4:20 PM
A man who shot a Chicago police officer last week has been charged with attempted first degree murder and other crimes, Cook County prosecutors said Saturday.
Mario Froylan, 27, of Summit, allegedly shot an off-duty cop during an attempted robbery the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:59 AM
Authorities have identified a 47-year-old man fatally struck by a car this morning in southwest suburban Summit.
Salatiel Mendoza, of the 7200 block of West 61st Place in Summit, died on the scene early this morning, according to the Cook County medical...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Spurred by the shooting of an off-duty police officer, a three-month joint investigation of a street gang faction ended this week with eight arrests in Summit and Chicago, along with the confiscation of guns, drugs -- and an alligator.
After an arrest...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 4:37 PM
New Jersey's rock outfitÂ Thursday returns on April 12 with a newÂ album,Â No DevoluciÃ³n.Â Here's a link to www.SPIN.com's exclusive interview with singer Geoff Rickly and premiere stream of “Magnets Caught in a Metal Heart,...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Connected to Chicago (mp3) (WLS-AM) Host Bill Cameron with Lynn Sweet of the Sun Times, Ray Long and Eric......
| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:57 AM
A 35-year-woman was killed after the car she was driving went into oncoming traffic and crashed head-on with another vehicle in south suburban Matteson, officials said today.
Christine Brown, 35, of the 17000 block of Anthony Avenue in Hazel Crest, was...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 6:08 AM
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will host the first-ever White House Conference on Bullying Prevention Thursday.
"For a long time bullying was treated as an unavoidable part of growing up but more and more we're seeing how...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 8:01 AM
Martha Stevenson was out of work and behind on her mortgage payments when her furnace started to go.
When Stevenson, 60, contacted the Community and Economic Development Association of Cook County, she was told workers could replace her furnace, vent her...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 11:53 AM
Saying he is alarmed by the rate of attempted child abductions in the Chicago area -- as well as by the perceptions that the cases are handled less vigorously when they involve black and Latino youth -- U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Ill., tomorrow will...