Column: Society treats black males as less than human. The shooting death of a 14-year-old in Lake County is the latest
There is no reason to think that the shooting death of a 14-year-old African American boy by a legal gun owner in suburban Chicago had anything to do with race. Lots of people, black and white, have been
The Spin: Gov. J.B. Pritzker calls President Trump a 'disgrace’ | Pete Buttigieg draws mostly white crowd at Chicago town
Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker said scoffed at President Trump’s Tuesday comments about Jewish people who vote for Democrats. Pritzker, who is Jewish, said “we shouldn’t be shocked now” by Trump’s
Judge’s ruling brings end to civil suit filed against Drew Peterson in death of 3rd wife, Kathleen Savio — a d
A wrongful death lawsuit brought a decade ago against former Bolingbrook police sergeant Drew Peterson for the death of his third wife will proceed no further, following a court ruling Tuesday. The lawsuit,
Column: Lake County homeowner probably wasn’t justified shooting at car burglars, but our absurd felony murder
I can put myself in the position of the homeowner in Old Mill Creek, startled at a little past 1 a.m. on Aug. 13 by the sounds of six strangers in his driveway evidently attempting to break into his car.
Good Monday morning, Illinois! Get this: Barack Obama’s high school basketball jersey sold for $120K. MOCK ASSASSINATION: Attendees at a political fundraiser for state Sen. Martin Sandoval staged a mock
Daywatch: CTU group’s Venezuela trip slammed as ‘propaganda tour,’ a ‘nightmare’ year for Illinois farmers and other things
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Column: A legal gun owner shot and killed a 14-year-old boy. Police should take a closer look at what he’s don
Most people who have a license to own a gun will never know what it is like to shoot and kill another human being. That’s exactly how it should be. But increasingly, since Illinois became the last state
Bail denied for Wheeling man charged with attempted murder in shooting of Illinois State Police trooper
A 43-year-old Wheeling man faces multiple felony charges, including attempted murder, after an Illinois State Police trooper was shot while executing a search warrant Thursday night in the northwest suburb.
LIGHTFOOT'S first big staff CHANGE — IL GOP REVAMP after getting 'SHELLACKED' — Illinois SUES over green cards rule
TGIF, Illinois! We won’t know until tonight how the Cook County Democratic Party endorsements will play out. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot experienced the first major departure from her executive team Michael
An Illinois State Police officer was shot by a person now in custody after the officer tried to serve a search warrant for a home in Wheeling, officials said. The shots were fired during the execution
Sexual assault victims in Illinois will soon be able to track the progress of their rape kit evidence through the stages of processing, using a statewide online tracking system for sexual assault cases.