| May 13, 2014
| 11:14 AM
A Bolingbrook man has been indicted on federal charges for violating U.S. export laws after he allegedly tried to ship a thermal imaging camera from to Pakistan without obtaining the required U.S. Commerce Department license, according to a release from...
| Mar 6, 2014
Charged in 1996 with driving drunk and killing a woman, Chicago businessman Kyung Ho Song posted a low bond, liquidated assets worth more than $1 million and slipped out of the country to his native South Korea. For years he lived openly there in a glass-...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Gary J. Gabel was so taken with his role as a grandfather that he traveled to Afghanistan to be with his beloved granddaughter on her first birthday, family members said Friday as they gathered at an Arlington Heights church to say goodbye.
While he was...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:16 AM
A new residential community may take up a part of an 18-hole golf course in the unincorporated Northbrook.
Mission Hills Country Club, located at the corner of Sanders and Techny roads, could get about 137 residential units if a development proposed...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Six students were arrested following a fight at Streamwood High School that drew help to the northwest suburb from five police departments.
Police were called to the high school, 701 W. Schaumburg Road, about 11:15 p.m. because of the fight among a...
| May 24, 2014
Bicycling enthusiasts in Highland Park can look forward to trail and sidewalk improvements this summer, as the city continues working on its 18-year plan to improve biking and walking paths.
Eventually, Highland Park is hoping to be considered a...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:44 PM
One person was killed and two others injured in a two-vehicle crash in Schaumburg this morning, authorities said.
The crash occurred about 10:40 a.m. at Irving Park Road and Mitchell Boulevard, killing a 78-year-old woman passenger in a Chevy Malibu...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
If the ease with which hackers pilfered the financial information of millions of Target and Neiman Marcus customers has you worried about how easily your private data can be lifted from your mortgage company, wait until you hear what a major cybersecurity...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:02 AM
The seafood at Joe’s Crab Shack is, well, swimming in artificial trans fat, according to the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
The watchdog group on Wednesday called on the national chain to stop using a partially hydrogenated margarine-...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:01 PM
A Waukegan man has been charged with having sex with a foster child he met through his job at a Lake County residential facility for children, authorities said.
Kelvin Perry, 51, met the 16-year-old girl at a residential program in North Chicago and...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:02 PM
A carnival worker was sentenced to 12 years in prison today after he admitted to abusing a young girl in a “fun house” attraction during Schaumburg’s Septemberfest.
Adam J. Moyers, 20, of Franklin Park, pleaded guilty in Cook County...