Prosecutors on Sunday accused a longtime academic in sports exercise and rehabilitation of hurling racial slurs and spitting at a Black woman parked outside an Oak Park Jewel store in front of the woman’s young child.
A 25-year-old ISU graduate student remains missing. Here's what we know.
Lesli Jett was portrayed as a selfish drug abuser who didn't like being at the East Peoria home with Tate Thurman. The boy had multiple bruises and abrasions when he died in 2020.
After four weeks and an avalanche of witnesses portraying R. Kelly as the predatory ringleader of a long-running criminal enterprise, federal prosecutors in New York City are expected to rest their case in chief as soon as Monday.
Using a speed bump and an open water hydrant, a 19-year-old man trapped a woman inside a car while he fatally shot her in the Back of the Yards neighborhood in June, Cook County prosecutors said Saturday.
The so-called devious lick TikTok bathroom challenge that has lured teens nationwide to wreak havoc on school restrooms has arrived in suburba…
Kim Kardashian's neighbor has filed legal documents in a bid to prevent construction on her Hidden Hills home.
"Downstate Illinois was completely forgotten and ignored, as is often the case here in Springfield," said state Sen. Terri Bryant, R-Murphysboro.
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Maria Diaz's wrongful death lawsuit alleges that bystanders searched to no avail for flotation devices to help her 19-year-old son, Miguel Cisneros, as he was drowning Aug. 22 off a pier at Toby Prinz Beach Park
MADISON — A judge ruled Friday that prosecutors can't argue that a man who shot three people during a protest against police brutality in Wisc…
The judge in the Kyle Rittenhouse case indicated to attorneys Friday that despite the firestorm that has grown around the case, he will be kee…
Police are not saying whether they know the motive for the shooting.
Former 'Drake & Josh' star Drake Bell has broken his silence about his “reckless and irresponsible text messages” which led to him being charged with attempted child endangerment.
A New York City restaurant host was assaulted by three women from Texas after she asked for proof they had been vaccinated against COVID-19, police said.
The Illinois Supreme Court is being asked to consider the laws of the state of California and the U.S. Constitution in ruling on one man’s eligibility to be issued a Firearm Owners Identification card by the Illinois State Police.
The recorded robocalls told victims that they had a serious legal or criminal problem and that if they did not immediately comply with the demands, there would be drastic consequences.
Multiple gas station and convenience store owners across Chicago are calling on the City Council to investigate what they allege are mass shut…
The woman charged with murder last year in the death of "Baby April" in Moline in 1992 is asking to be released from jail before her trial.
A recently reinstated Lake Zurich priest who was accused of sexually abusing minors 25 years ago while he was assigned to Maryville Academy in Des Plaines is again sidelined after “additional information” has come to light, the Archdiocese of Chicago said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is reviewing its policies on housing transgender inmates in the federal prison system after protections for transgender prisoners were rolled back in the Trump administration, The Associated Press has learned.
T.I. and Tameka 'Tiny' Harris will not be charged over sexual assault allegations, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office have confirmed.