| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:36 PM
Oh my God. Those were first words of a police officer who arrived on the gruesome 2007 crime scene.
Monday was a graphic day of evidence and testimony at the Christopher Vaughn murder trial.
Jurors heard from those first one the scene and got to see...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 9:11 AM
September 29, 2012 St. Louise de Marillac Parish in La Grange Park, Illinois Free Admission
Traditional Oktoberfest Food will be available for purchase along with imported and domestic beers, wine, pop, and water. The menu includes bratwurst, pork...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 1:46 PM
State lawmakers today kicked out a West Side Democrat accused of taking a $7,000 bribe, marking the first expulsion from the Illinois House since 1905.
Rep. Derrick Smith failed to show up to defend himself or hear his fellow House lawmakers condemn...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 10:21 AM
A McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy who once worked on a task force to protect children, now faces charges of producing child pornography and distributing it online.
This is the second time 36-year old Gregory Pyle has been arrested.
| Aug 13, 2012
| 10:57 AM
Bond has been set for a man accused of firing a weapon at a suburban mosque during Ramadan services.
A judge set bond at $45,000 for 51-year-old David Conrad.
Police say Conrad used an air rifle to fire shots at the Muslim Education Center in Morton...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 6:49 AM
Two men go to court Monday morning for a deadly bar shooting in Harvey.
It started with an argument and escalated into gunfire.
30-year-old Kevin Guice was killed early Saturday morning at the Press Box Club at 154th St. and Dixie Hwy.
Police say 16-...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 6:13 AM
A 20-year-old man is charged with street racing and leaving the scene of a fatal accident that left two teens from Woodstock dead.
Authorities in McHenry County say an investigation linked Dan Huber to the crash that happened in the early morning hours...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:36 AM
A jury trial begins today for two former village officials of South Suburban Crestwood.
They're accused of lying to environmental regulators about the village using water from a polluted well for more than two decades to supplement its drinking water...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:15 PM
When lawmakers left the Statehouse at the end of May, the problem of fixing the nation's most underfunded state public employee pension system was left unresolved amid myriad political concerns and divides.
Despite Gov.Pat Quinn's decision to call...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 12:56 PM
A 6-week-old Calhoun County girl was reunited with her mother Saturday after being kidnapped Friday morning.
Police in Albion had been looking for a man they believe kidnapped 6-week-old Nahla Maylee Johnson. Detectives took a call from Nicole Chanel...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:42 AM
Customers and employees of a store in Elmwood Park jumped onto counters and ladders when two stray dogs ran into the store.
it happened Tuesday the Staples office supply store on North Harlem Avenue.
Customers say one of the dogs was a pit bull mix...