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  • Dart to renew search for 'closure' on Gacy case

     
    Any day now, Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart will submit to State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez an updated request for a search warrant that would allow officers to dig in the yard of a Chicago apartment building where serial killer John......
  • Sheriff: Gacy victim identified through DNA

    Sheriff: Gacy victim identified through DNA
    Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart announced this morning that a previously unidentified victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy has been identified through DNA. Using DNA technology that has only been available in recent years as well as other identifiers,...
  • Sheriff barred from digging for more Gacy victims

    Sheriff barred from digging for more Gacy victims
    Nearly two decades after John Wayne Gacy's execution, Cook County sheriff's officials had hoped to examine the backyard of a Northwest Side apartment building in their continuing search for additional victims of the serial killer, a spokesman for...
  • Mike Kelley's art students remember their mentor with fondness

    Mike Kelley's art students remember their mentor with fondness
    In 1992, the acerbic polymath Mike Kelley took a teaching position at Pasadena's Art Center College of Design. With his midcareer retrospective, "Catholic Tastes," set to show at the Whitney the next year, Kelley was a freshly minted art star, embarking...
  • Tuesday morning talkers: Bachmann mixes up John Wayne and John Wayne Gacy

    On¬†weekday mornings, I'll post the most controversial, shocking and (of course) ridiculous stories for your reading pleasure. That way, when you walk into work, you'll be the master of witty conversation. Articles¬† • A flake mistake? Bachmann mixes...
  • Phoenix-area 'Baseline Killer' sentenced to death for 9 slayings

     
    Baseline Killer sentenced: The man convicted of being the "Baseline Killer" who terrorized the Phoenix area a few years ago was sentenced to death Wednesday....
  • Gacy nephew convicted of sex assault of 12-year-old girl

    Gacy nephew convicted of sex assault of 12-year-old girl
    Raymond Kasper, the nephew of serial killer John Wayne Gacy, was convicted in McHenry County today of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl, even though she denied the attacks from the witness stand. A jury took three hours to find Kasper, of Marengo,...
  • Gacy nephew takes stand in sex abuse trial

    Gacy nephew takes stand in sex abuse trial
    A relative of John Wayne Gacy told a McHenry County jury today that he did not sexually abuse a 12-year-old girl in 2011. Raymond M. Kasper, 49, a nephew of the infamous serial killer, took the witness stand to refute charges of predatory sexual...
  • The death penalty in Illinois, a partial chronology of modern events

     
    Eight years ago, Rob Warden, then as now the director of the Center on Wrongful Conviction at the Northwestern University School of Law, published the following timeline in the Tribune. The time to update it will be if and when,......
  • Art review: 'Richard Hawkins: Third Mind' at the UCLA Hammer Museum

     
    Christopher Knight reviews "Richard Hawkins: Third Mind" at the UCLA Hammer Museum...
  • Monster Mash: Revised 'Spider-Man' features many alterations; Outer Critics Circle winners announced; Michael Govan's plans for LACMA

     
    'Spider-Man' musical reveals its many revisions; Outer Critics Circle Awards...