CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago police officer convicted of murder for fatally shooting an unarmed man in 2017 was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — The art of growing cannabis will become a minor subject at Western Illinois University in the fall, school officials announced Monday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Bob Thomas, whose legal career led him to the state’s highest court, but only after a decade as the Chicago Bears’ placekicker, announced his retirement on Monday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago recorded nine homicides between 6 p.m. Friday and midnight Sunday, a weekend police said was the deadliest of the year for a city that has seen the number of fatal shootings surge this
CHICAGO (AP) — The day Margarita Del Pilar Fitzpatrick applied for an Illinois driver’s license upended her life. When a clerk offered to register her to vote in 2005, the Peruvian citizen mistakenly accepted, leading to long