| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The Illinois State Police captain was used to taking command in high-profile cases, among them overseeing dozens of officers in the investigation that led to the arrest of former Bolingbrook police Sgt. Drew Peterson.
But in September, when a life-...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The Bolingbrook Police Pension Board this afternoon voted to hold hearings to determine whether retired sergeant and convicted killer Drew Peterson should lose his retirement pension.
The five-person board voted unanimously to conduct the hearings,...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Talented, rich, handsome—Rob Lowe has it tough.
In an interview to promote his second memoir, "Love Life," Lowe tells The New York Times magazine that good-looking people have a hard time of it in Hollywood. Only now, he says, is he scoring the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cable network Lifetime will launch in Latin America and Portuguese-speaking Brazil in July courtesy of A+E Networks Latin America, a joint venture between A+E Networks and Ole Communications, and Sony Pictures Television.
Eduardo (Eddy) Ruiz, president...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Drew Peterson continued the uphill battle to overturn his murder conviction this week, as his lawyers filed an appeal arguing that both his former defense attorney and the trial judge made mistakes that prejudiced the jury against him.
In a filing...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 5:33 AM
Drew Peterson is expected to formally challenge his conviction next month — and his attorneys apparently have plenty to say about it.
Peterson's lawyers recently submitted their third request for permission to exceed the 50-page limit imposed on...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Having scored record ratings with a movie adaptation of "Killing Lincoln," the first in Bill O'Reilly's "Fox News clearly doesn't pay me enough" book series, National Geographic Channel's decision to air "Killing Kennedy" timed to the 50th anniversary...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 11:15 PM
Moments after a jury found him guilty of drowning his third wife, a stone-faced Drew Peterson was shackled by deputies while six feet away Kathleen Savio's family hugged and cried tears of joy.
The circus that surrounded the Peterson case for five...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Jurors in the Drew Peterson trial met with the media.
2:05 p.m. Jury did not know about near mistrials
Teresa Mathews said it was clear to the jury that calling divorce attorney Harry Smith to testify was a mistake by the defense....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Retired Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson was found guilty Thursday of murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio, the verdict eliciting a gasp from a packed Will County courthouse and ending a case that for years has received salacious tabloid...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Continual coverage of the trial of Drew Peterson for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.
6:10 p.m. Jury asks to go home
Judge Edward Burmila told jurors they could go home or keep deliberating, and the jury has...