Man thrown off hood, run over by teen girl driver during Lake County police chase
A preliminary investigation showed the girl was involved in a minor traffic crash in Beach Park. The man tried to intervene after the crash and was forced to jump onto the hood to avoid being hit by the girl's car, the sheriff's office said.
Illinois All-State boys’ basketball teams
Here are the Illinois Associated Press Class 1A-4A All-State boys’ basketball teams as voted on by a statewide panel of newspaper sports writers/editors, TV/radio broadcasters, and internet-site editors/reporters.
California to end Walgreens contract after abortion dispute
Losing the California contract will have a small impact on Walgreens' revenues, as the company reported $132.7 billion in sales for the fiscal year that ended Aug. 31.
Teen charged in fatal shooting of 3 at Bolingbrook home
A teen is held on $20mm bail for the murders of his alleged ex-girlfriend, a 40-yr-old man, and a 10-yr-old girl. A34-yr-old woman was also critically wounded in the shooting while a 3-yr-old and 14-yr-old boy were in the home unharmed.
3 dead, 1 wounded in suburban Bolingbrook
Police were reportedly called to the home in southwest suburban Bolingbrook based on a report of a possible home invasion.
Bomb materials at home of alleged Highland Park gunman
The affidavit said that Crimo also told agents the explosives would have been “too heavy to carry to the parade, but he considered using them if the opportunity arose.”
Prosecutor: Detective justified in fatally shooting suspect
Lombard Detective Ryan Postel was legally justified in shooting suspect Pierre Thompson while investigating the robbery at a retail store on Dec. 8, DuPage County State's Attorney Robert Berlin announced.
Mother run over as SUV stolen with her child still inside
As the two vehicles fled, one of the drivers ran her over, causing serious injuries to her extremities. She was hospitalized in serious condition.
Vegas authorities investigating UNLV football player from Chicago's death
Las Vegas police Officer Robert Wicks said an investigation of Keeler's unexpected death remained open pending coroner and detective findings. Wicks said the call was initially handled as a medical call.
Fire causes $1.25m in damage at historic Illinois mansion
A fire at the historic Haley Mansion in Joliet caused $1.25 million in damage, authorities said.