| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Lombard woman accused of stabbing her husband to death will be remanded to a state facility after being declared mentally unfit to stand trial, according to DuPage County prosecutors.
Anka Miscevic was found unfit at a Thursday hearing before Judge...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Justin Bieber pleaded no contest Wednesday to misdemeanor vandalism for egging a former neighbor's home in Calabasas and was ordered to pay $80,900 in restitution.
Bieber, who did not appear in court, also was ordered to serve two years' probation,...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:06 PM
A man previously accused of leaving a dead woman's remains in his McHenry County home and fleeing to Las Vegas has been charged with killing her.
William J. Ross, 62, appeared in court Wednesday on murder charges stemming from the death of Jacqueline...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Shane Lamb, who turned state’s witness against a former co-worker in the notorious disappearance and presumed murder of a Johnsburg teenager, is now being held in McHenry County Jail on a $300,000 bond in an unrelated case.
Judge Sharon Prather on...
| May 7, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Former Illinois state Rep. Keith Farnham, on home confinement while facing child pornography charges, was ordered to stay off the patio of his Elgin condominium Wednesday because a young child lives nearby.
U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeffrey Gilbert...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Former state Rep. Keith Farnham pleaded not guilty today to federal charges he knowingly transported child pornography.
Farnham, 66, a Democrat from Elgin who faces a four-count indictment, appeared in the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse to enter his plea before...
| Aug 6, 2014
Michelle Nathan used to sneak up behind her mom and hold her in the tightest of bear-hugs.
Then, she would say, "Mommy, tell me I'm beautiful."
Nathan wouldn't let go until her mom, Kay Shukwit, said those magic words.
It's been 10 years since...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Days after an Orlando police officer was indicted in a February shooting in an Orlando parking garage, officials have not revealed why he is facing charges and why other officers who opened fire will not.
The indictment charging Officer David Johnston...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 12:03 PM
Jay Sedrish, an executive producer and unit production manager on the controversial movie "Midnight Rider," has pleaded not guilty to charges of involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass in the death of a 27-year-old camera assistant.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:00 AM
PEORIA—When Jon Daniel created a Twitter account spoofing the town’s mayor in March, he planned to entertain friends with a steady stream of occasionally profane and often sophomoric messages.
The Peoria native said he had no animosity...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Criminal charges brought against producers of the independent film "Midnight Rider," which was shut down after a deadly train crash, could prompt the movie industry to take crew safety more seriously on risky location shoots, industry experts say.