| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:55 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s decision to hire former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III to conduct what is being called an independent investigation of the league’s handling of the Ray Rice situation is a decisive move aimed at restoring...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
At times during its first season, "The Blacklist" felt like two series in one: The very good one starring James Spader as a ruthless criminal, and the more mundane procedural in which he had taken refuge. Thanks to the show's success, though, NBC and...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The NFL sent a memo to every owner and team president today denying a report that it had received a video in April of former Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee inside a casino elevator.
The Associated Press report Thursday night said...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Sometimes, decisions that seem difficult at a glance can be boiled down to one simple choice. I believe this is the case with Amendment 2, a measure on the ballot this November that would allow for doctors to recommend the medical use of marijuana by...
| 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 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 28, 2014
| 8:55 PM
The circling helicopters haven't found him. Neither have the tactical squads in the armored vehicles that have been rumbling up and down the mountain roads.
Two weeks into the search for Eric Frein, hundreds of law enforcement officers have yet to...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:57 PM
September 2013: The United States and Russia reach a deal to rid Syria of its arsenal of chemical weapons, promoting Jewish groups to suspend their efforts lobbying for U.S. strikes against Damascus.
Rabbi Philip Berg, founder of the Kabbalah Centre...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:55 AM
HARTFORD — Troy Monroe, a former academic director for the beleaguered charter school operator FUSE, has been named the new leader of Jumoke Academy.
Monroe recently served as acting co-CEO for Family Urban Schools of Excellence after last month's...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 9:18 AM
As federal investigators pressed Tuesday to obtain the state education commissioner's emails, the Jumoke Academy charter school group acknowledged that the former executive at the center of a growing education scandal regularly missed rent payments...