2 Chicago Men Charged in Shooting of NBA Star Wade's CousinNykea Aldridge was walking to register her children for school when two men fired shots at a third man, but hit her.
Decatur Woman Can Petition to Become Nurse Under New LawThe new measure allows anyone convicted of a forcible felony to petition for a health care worker license.
Illinois Sees Falling Unemployment RateThe metro east unemployment rate fell from 6.4 percent last year to 5.7 percent this past July.
Claim: Doctor Refused to Remove IUD for Religious ReasonsA woman sought care after a fall dislodged her IUD, but a doctor in the Chicago-based Mercy Hospital system refused to remove it.
Chicago Police Refute Trump's Claim He Talked To CommandersPolice spokesman Anthony Guglielmi says no one in the department's senior command structure has ever met with Trump or his campaign staff.
Bob Vila's Lawsuit Dismissed in CourtVila sued Robert Smith of the Rockford area earlier this year, saying Smith falsely claimed to represent him to sell celebrity endorsement rights to Midwest home improvement shows.
Bosnian Woman May Plead in Terror Support CaseGroup of six Bosnian defendants allegedly helped overseas terrorists.
Blagojevich Won't Attend Resentencing; to Take Part by VideoThe 59-year-old Democrat preferred to return to his hometown but reluctantly agreed with officials that the logistics of the 1,000-mile journey would be complicated, attorney Leonard Goodman told Judge James Zagel at a status hearing.
2 Inmates to be Released After Murder Charges Dropped``The principal witness from the trial has since submitted an affidavit that the trial testimony he gave was `false in all respects' and it was coerced by the detectives investigating the murder,'' the court stated in its ruling.
Ackerman: Cardinals' Best Baseball is On The WayThe defense and pitches must improve, but this team is more talented than last year's.
Emanuel Says Chicago Schools Will Open on Time This FallChicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool said Thursday the state action ``builds a foundation for cementing a long-term education funding solution.''
Gun Shop Raffles Off AR-15 to Benefit Shooting VictimsShop owner says their intent is not to offend or make a political statement, but to help.