CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago is considering paying out $250,000 to settle a lawsuit accusing police and prosecutors of a cover-up in the death of a man who died after a 2004 fight with a
BELVIDERE, Ill. (AP) — One of Thursday’s tornadoes in northern Illinois struck the Summerfield Zoo in Belvidere, killing an emu and a black swan.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say the father of a 3-year-old girl found alone near a suburban Chicago forest preserve has waived extradition and will be returned to Illinois to face aggravated kidnapping charges.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County prosecutors say Chicago police officers stumbled upon a homicide while attempting to deliver news a stolen auto had been recovered.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Lake County State’s Attorney Michael Nerheim says he is closely monitoring the investigation into the shooting death by a Zion police officer of a northeastern Illinois teenager.