| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Prosecutors will seek the death penalty against a man accused of beheading a woman and attacking others at a food distribution warehouse in Moore, Oklahoma, according to court documents filed on Thursday.
Alton Nolen, 30, has been charged with murder in...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Eric Frein left a handwritten letter detailing how he ambushed two state troopers in Pike County and escaped, CNN reported Monday.
The letter, which authorities believe Frein wrote, was found during the manhunt for the 31-year-old survivalist suspected...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For the second time in three weeks, Ravens Pro Bowl kick returner Jacoby Jones muffed a punt.
Jones' mishandled punt came the second quarter of the Ravens' 29-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons. The ball was recovered by Falcons special-teams ace Eric Weems...
| 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...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:31 AM
The Naperville man accused of setting fire to the FAA radar facility in Aurora last week was looking forward to moving to Hawaii and was about to be feted with a going away party, his sister told a 911 dispatcher.
But he also had been acting strangely,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:20 PM
A woman who robbed a Wilmette bank Tuesday is suspected in the robbery of a Skokie bank last week, authorities said.
Police responding to a holdup alarm at the BMO Harris Bank at 1701 Sheridan Road about 11:50 a.m. Tuesday said they learned from a...
| 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....
| 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...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 1:01 PM
The hunter has become the hunted in the new trailer for "Taken 3," the next -- and supposedly final -- installment of the hit action franchise starring Liam Neeson as a butt-kicking family man with a "very particular set of skills." (Watch the trailer...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:39 PM
For seven years, youth leader Abdirizak Bihi has waged a personal battle against an elusive foe: religious extremists using sophisticated online tactics to lure young Somali Americans abroad as militant foot soldiers and suicide bombers.
Many of these...