| Aug 28, 2012
A federal judge has dismissed Wheaton College's lawsuit against the Obama administration for requiring the evangelical Christian college to offer health insurance that covers the cost of contraception, including the morning-after pill, for employees.
| May 8, 2013
— Asking for mercy for former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., the chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucus wrote to a federal judge last month calling Jackson intelligent, charming and entertaining — the "highlight of our karaoke nights."
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:51 PM
A former Wheaton College professor pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of aggravated child pornography possession and could be sent to prison.
Donald Ratcliff, 62, admitted guilt to the felony in DuPage County court before Judge John Kinsella, who set...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
For the first time ever, more than 3,000 DuPage County police officers, firefighters and emergency responders are on the same wavelength.
After years of delays, county political and public safety officials on Tuesday announced the full implementation...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
A Northlake man pleaded not guilty today in the December stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend in her DuPage County apartment.
At a court hearing at the DuPage County Courthouse in Wheaton, Adam Belmont, 23, entered the plea in connection with the...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
An armed Wheaton man accused of entering the Glen Ellyn home of a female acquaintance and firing a shot during an ensuing confrontation was being held Monday in the DuPage County Jail in lieu of $1 million bail.
DuPage prosecutors identified the man as...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 9:37 AM
A 38-year-old Wheaton man was charged with breaking into a school and several churches in unincorporated DuPage County, officials said.
Jason Schultz, of the 700 block of Liberty Avenue, was charged with burglary from a school or place of worship, a...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:04 PM
In Palm Springs, Tra Holder scored 29 points, Yanathan Napoleon had 20 points and Leland King finished with 18 points and 15 rebounds in Brentwood's 79-69 win over Utah Pleasant Grove. Westchester knocked off Harvard-Westlake, 70-59. Loyola suffered its...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Nine female Blanding’s turtles were placed near the shoreline of a pond in a private section of Brookfield Zoo on Tuesday morning.
Some required a little help to find their new watery home while others immediately began to shuffle their way into...
| May 7, 2013
| 3:49 PM
WASHINGTON — Asking for mercy for former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., the chair of the Congressional Black Caucus wrote to a federal judge last month calling Jackson intelligent, charming and entertaining – the “highlight of our karaoke...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 8:11 PM
With a few more rain showers and even snow flurries predicted in the Chicago area Friday, rescue workers pulled stranded residents from their flood-damaged homes while Gov. Pat Quinn declared 38 counties state disaster areas.
Gov. Quinn’s office...