| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Bryon Champ decided to seek quick revenge last week after he was grazed in the leg in a gang-related shooting, authorities say.
The convicted felon reached out to Kewane Gatewood, who for a few months had been hiding an AK-47-style rifle under his bed...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Gov. Pat Quinn, in full re-election mode, took the unusual step of showing up in court today for the first hearing in lawmakers' effort to get their paychecks restored after the governor suspended their pay citing a lack of action on pension reform....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:27 PM
A Meyersdale man accused of performing — and attempting to solicit — sexual acts with minors will go to trial in Somerset County court.
Duane P. Hay Jr., 32, Beachley Street, waived his right to a preliminary hearing in two cases before...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:27 PM
A U.S. court has handed down a preliminary decision to temporarily halt video game publisher Activision Blizzard Inc. and a group of investors from buying back most of Vivendi SA's stake in the company.
The video game firm behind the "Call of Duty"...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:15 PM
At a news conference convened on a bluff overlooking the photogenic Inner Harbor, two top-ranking Baltimore police commanders stood before a bank of television cameras and revealed the identity of a shooting suspect they were seeking.
They called him...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:34 PM
A Santa Ana man who posed as a police officer and threatened a man with deportation if he did not allow him to have sex with his wife was convicted Tuesday.
Tariq Ibrahim Musa, 33, was found guilty in Orange County Superior Court of felony kidnapping to...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:54 AM
The latest high-profile military justice case to come out of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis merits nationwide attention. In a nutshell, it involves allegations of sexual assault of a female midshipman by several members of the Academy...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:32 PM
A home day-care operator convicted of shaking a baby to death had her bid for a new trial rejected Friday in DuPage County.
At the conclusion of a five-day hearing, Judge Robert Kleeman ruled against Pamela Jacobazzi, 58, who is serving a 32-year...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:12 PM
A Skokie man charged with the brutal 2011 murder of his 18-year-old daughter and 2-year-old granddaughter suffers from schizophrenia and thought God told him to commit the crime in order to save the victims’ souls, his public defender said today,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:34 PM
A 53-year-old man who was allegedly threatening Skokie police with a knife before he was shot and wounded by an officer on Saturday has been charged with multiple felonies, authorities said today.
P. Alan Luche Corro, of 1060 North Boxwood Drive in...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:31 PM
An Orange County Superior Court judge this week rejected the Costa Mesa municipal employee union's amended complaint in its lawsuit to prevent outsourcing of city jobs, but offered another chance to revise it in the coming months.
Judge Luis A....