| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:03 PM
A suburban man cheated the state out of nearly $1 million in gasoline sales taxes at two stations he owns, the Illinois Attorney General's office announced today.
Samer T. Farhan, 32, was arrested Thursday near his Palos Hills home and faces multiple...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 7:44 AM
If $8 million sounds like too much for a 1960 Ferrari, perhaps a 1958 model in the range of $5.5 million to $7 million better suits your budget.
Such are the choices the world's wealthiest car collectors will face this month in Arizona. Every year,...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Two men are in custody after allegedly using a knife and a pistol to rob a gas station near Deerfield last summer, according to officials.
Michael Swanson, 19, of the 100 Block of Wilshire Drive, Wheeling, and Irvin Vaysburg, 19, of the 1000 Block of...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Two carloads of teenagers and young adults met up at a gas station in the far north suburbs before heading to a nearby stretch of road where they engaged in a street race, switching lanes and maneuvering for position, authorities said.
The race ended...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A month-long search for a 24-year-old Joliet man charged with shooting another man in the neck has ended.
Joliet police booked Anthony D. White into the Will County Adult Detention Facility around noon Saturday on charges of attempted murder, aggravated...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 1:13 PM
An 18-year-old Sauk Village man charged with murdering another man earlier this month shot the victim in a dispute over a stolen iPhone, prosecutors said in Cook County court today.
Assistant State's Attorney Elena Gottreich said that the brother of...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 10:05 AM
A retired Steger firefighter was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver as the retiree crossed a downtown street in nearby Crete, officials said.
Leonard J. "Lenny" Bottando, 70, was in front of a coffee shop in the 1300 block of Main Street when...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 7:21 PM
You won't find any homes of the stars on this tour bus as it shuttles rubber-necking sightseers through Los Angeles.
You may not even see the Hollywood sign through the haze from the smokestacks, rail yards and refineries along this "toxic tour" through...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 10:14 AM
After Michael Kozel was shot in a hold-up robbery at his Gage Park muffler shop Wednesday, he reached out to his son, just hours before his death.
"'They shot me in the back,'" Michael Kozel Jr., recalled his father's last words to him.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:07 AM
With the new TV season upon us, let's step back and look at the new shows based out of Chicago (an unprecedented six TV series are here this fall), plus shows filming elsewhere that feature Chicago actors.
First, what's shooting in town:
| Feb 12, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Fugitive Christopher Dorner suddenly resurfaced Tuesday afternoon, engaging in a vehicle-to-vehicle gun battle with a California Department of Fish and Wildlife officer before holing up in a Big Bear-area cabin as dozens of officers homed in. Two San...