| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:45 PM
— Maryland lawmakers have been jockeying for years to lure the new headquarters for the Federal Bureau of Investigation — and its 11,000 jobs — to Prince George's County.
On Tuesday they officially found out who the competition is....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The NFL has appointed former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III to conduct an investigation into how the league has pursued and handled the evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced Wednesday night.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 12:45 PM
One day after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell appointed former FBI director Robert Mueller III to investigate the league's handling and pursuit of evidence in the Ray Rice investigation, New York Giants owner John Mara and Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
A teller at a Bolingbrook bank was shot in the arm during a robbery this morning, one of three bank robberies in the area, according to officials.
The woman was shot around noon after an armed robber entered the First Midwest Bank branch at 450 N....
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:52 AM
A $25,000 reward is being offered for information about the man who shot and wounded a teller during a bank robbery in Bolingbrook last week.
The teller was wounded in the arm during the Aug. 11 robbery at the First Midwest Bank branch at 450 N....
| Oct 12, 2014
| 5:01 PM
NFL lawyers have rebuffed a request from the NFL Players Association that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell testify in the pending appeal of indefinitely suspended former Ravens running back Ray Rice, according to sources.
Whether Goodell is ordered to...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:11 PM
The Bolingbrook teen’s plan to join terrorists in the Middle East was carefully laid out, with plane tickets connecting through Austria, a contact to take him across the Syrian border to the Islamic State stronghold and even a letter left for his...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:27 PM
A former McHenry County sheriff’s deputy who had investigated online sex crimes was sentenced to 50 years in prison Wednesday for the repeated sexual abuse of a child.
Gregory Pyle, who pled guilty in January to crossing a state line to engage...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The team of extortionists marched into the owner’s office at a Chicago granite company looking to collect on a $500,000 debt.
One of them, a beefy former union bodyguard named George Brown, did the talking. Another, plumbing contractor Vito Iozzo,...
| 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-...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:09 AM
The Naperville man accused of setting fire to an FAA radar center Friday recently learned he was being transferred to Hawaii after eight years at the agency's Aurora facility, according to court records.
Brian Howard, 36, remains hospitalized with self-...