| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:10 PM
A two-car collision at the S.R. 15/U.S. 20 intersection injured four children, all passengers in one car.
An Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department crash release stated cars driven by Laura Ryan, 28, of LaGrange, and Jacob Mitchell, 30, of Mishawaka,...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 12:10 PM
The two-car crash just after 5 p.m. Friday at the S.R. 15/U.S. 20 intersection injured four children and one adult in the same vehicle. By Saturday afternoon, the adult and three children had been released from the hospital.
Driver, Laura Ryan, 28, of ...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 7:13 AM
A 9-year-old LaGrange County girl has been taken to Riley Hospital for Children-IU Health in Indianapolis after she and four others were injured in a two-car crash west of Middlebury Friday afternoon.
Alia Villalobos of LaGrange is listed in critical...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:00 PM
A settlement has been reached between the city of Chicago and an 80-year-old man who said police beat him and forced him to confess to a 1951 rape.
Terms of the settlement were not disclosed under a judge’s order.
Oscar Walden Jr. filed his...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 11:38 AM
A 9-year-old LaGrange County girl’s condition is now listed as “good” at Riley Hospital for Children-IU Health, where she's being treated for injuries from a June 8 car crash near Middlebury.
Alia Villalobos was in critical condition...
| Jan 25, 2012
A federal judge on Tuesday declined to grant a new trial for William Cellini, ruling that a juror's failure to disclose her criminal background during jury selection was not deliberate and did not taint the Springfield power broker's trial.
| Sep 30, 2012
To the Honorable U.S. District Judge James Zagel
Dirksen Federal Courthouse, 219 S. Dearborn St., Chicago
Dear Judge Zagel:
I'm not some Indonesian orphan, or a young man suffering from cerebral palsy, or a Chinese political asylum seeker. And I'm...
| Jul 20, 2012
Once there was an aspiring young political strategist who disrupted a Chicago campaign event for a rival party candidate by inviting homeless to it with promises of free food, drink and more.
Republicans this election season have been attacking "Chicago-...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Lawyers for former Illinois governor George Ryan will be in federal court Friday afternoon to argue that Ryan should get out of prison.
Ryan been in prison since 2007 for steering state contracts to his friends and accepting cash and free vacations in...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:03 PM
Former Gov. Rod Blagojevich will serve his 14-year sentence at a federal prison in Colorado as he had sought, sources said Tuesday.
Blagojevich, who is due to report to prison by March 15, received word from federal prison officials in recent days that...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Rod Blagojevich will serve his federal corruption sentence at a prison in suburban Denver.
Federal prison officials have assigned the former governor to Colorado's Federal Correctional Institution Englewood in Littleton.
That's where he wanted to go;...