| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:47 PM
A man who helped the FBI build a criminal bankruptcy fraud case against his ex-wife is now suing the federal agency, claiming it kept nearly $150,000 in cash and jewelry seized from the former Winnetka woman that he says is owed to him for child support....
| Jul 24, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Two Chicago men have been charged in the recent afternoon theft of an Oak Park resident's debit card and subsequent ATM withdrawals while one man held the victim at gunpoint.
Demarko Johnson-Molette, 21; and Devontay Chambers, 22, were charged...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:54 PM
The FBI is investigating a bank robbery Tuesday afternoon at the Chase branch at 1048 Lake St. in Oak Park.
A man 40 to 50 years old stole an undisclosed amount of cash from the bank between 1:35 and 1:40 p.m., according to police reports and the FBI....
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Police were holding a "person of interest" following an attempted bank robbery in Oak Park this afternoon, a village spokesman said.
The robbery attempt took place at the US Bank branch at 104 N. Oak Park Ave. at 2:17 p.m., said Dave Powers, a spokesman...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:00 PM
A man 20 to 25 years old with a thin mustache robbed the Fifth Third Bank, 840 S. Oak Park Ave., of an unknown amount of cash Oct. 3.
He approached the teller at 10:34 a.m., implied he had a gun and handed her a note. After getting the cash, he fled...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Family and supporters of a 22-year-old African American man shot and killed by police in an Ohio Walmart continued to push for answers more than two weeks after the incident.
John Crawford III was shot by police Aug. 5 after police in the Dayton...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
SCRANTON — As searchers continue to comb the forest for accused cop killer Eric Frein, others are working behind the scenes, analyzing evidence to develop a psychological profile they hope will lead to his capture.
In comments to state lawmakers...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:17 PM
RICHMOND – Bob and Maureen McDonnell both rested their cases Wednesday, leaving just a few steps to go before a jury decides their fate.
Closing arguments will likely come Friday, federal Judge James R. Spencer said, wrapping up a five-week case....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The ugly details of a marriage that was falling apart in the governor's mansion will get dragged in front a jury in the coming weeks as former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, fight federal corruption charges.
Their marriage was so broken that a...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 8:43 AM
RICHMOND – The United States rested its case against former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife Thursday, and the defense will present its side of this convoluted story starting Monday.
McDonnell’s attorneys have promised he will testify, though...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
RICHMOND — Maureen McDonnell made staffers at the governor’s mansion miserable, yelling and lashing out with baseless accusations, her former chief of staff testified Wednesday.
She once texted to say that she suspected the mansion chef of...