| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:42 AM
A woman from Naperville’s far southwest side is free on bond and awaiting trial, after she allegedly triggered a four-vehicle traffic crash late Thursday night near Neuqua Valley High School while drunk.
Monica F. Bull, 43, lives on the 3500...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 11:37 AM
Tinley Park-based Watson Family Hyundai has joined the parade of dealerships requesting sales tax rebates over 10 years and a village panel has agreed if it's tied to increased sales.
Robert Watson, in a letter to Ivan Baker, economic development...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Horsepower, efficiency, style -- all important. But none of that matters if you don't get the name right. Who wants to be seen in a Yaris? Or a C-Max? Or a Tiguan?
Who knows how they came up with these sorry monikers -- some epic focus-group fail? But...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:39 PM
If anything is going to capture the fleeting attention of millennials, it might look like the spectacle at the Port of Los Angeles this weekend: 600-horsepower hatchbacks racing on a half-paved, half-dirt track, flying over a 70-foot jump, and knocking...
| Oct 9, 2014
Mazda's 28.1 mpg led all major automakers in average fuel economy for the 2013 model year, according to a new EPA report on industrywide fuel economy. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' 20.9 mpg, meanwhile, trailed the 11 automakers surveyed. The 148-page report....
| Oct 24, 2014
| 1:43 PM
In a split second, Daniel Crable's fight to survive a knife attack in a crowded parking lot in Santa Fe Springs became his mother's struggle as she lay on the pavement bleeding from multiple stab wounds to her neck and back.
As the assailant fled,...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 9:12 PM
The two vehicles squared off in the crowded parking lot of the Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet, their drivers looking for a coveted spot.
The people inside jumped out and exchanged words until Daniel Crable offered to give up the place to the occupants of...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
John Goodman's Bentley Continental GTC convertible was operating normally before the crash that took a young man's life, a state witness testified Saturday at the Wellington polo executive's DUI manslaughter retrial.
The findings by Karl Stopschinski...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:27 AM
Update, 11 a.m.:
The jury requested to listen to John Goodman's 911 call again and was brought back into the courtroom so it could be played.
On the tape, which has been played several times during the trial, Goodman told a dispatcher he "just had a...
| Sep 30, 2014
Look, just because you drive a Subaru WRX doesn't mean you're more likely to be the type of person who exceeds the speed limit or breaks other traffic laws. OK, it actually does mean that, but we're not the ones......
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:44 AM
Just six months away from closing out an illustrious 29-year career with the same department his father had served, Lt. Kevin K. Johns put on his uniform and got into his car Tuesday to head in for duty.
But he never made it there. The highly...