Sheriff’s Officer Corrals Donkey On Interstate Near Chicago
It wasn't a routine day for a sheriff's officer after she spotted a donkey meandering along Interstate 90 near Chicago.
Rockford Man Charged In 2011 Sexual Assault
A northern Illinois man has been indicted on charges that he sexually assaulted a woman nearly eight years ago.
U of I Student Dies After Falling From a Roof Near Campus
A student at the University of Illinois at Champaign has died after falling off a roof of a home near the school.
Flyer Promoting ‘Move Over’ Law Distributed To Schools
Teenage drivers in Illinois are getting a reminder to move over and slow down when passing vehicles on the side of the road.
Pet Owners Warned Coyotes Are Wily, Hungry In The Spring
Cook County officials want pet owners to know that coyotes this time a year are both wily and hungry.
Arrests Of 2 Allies of Madigan Ordered By Federal Judge
A federal judge has ordered the arrest of two allies of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan for failing to appear for depositions in a lawsuit filed by Madigan's opponent in the 2016 election.
Metra Buying At Least 200 New Rail Cars, Seeks New Designs
Metra is buying at least 200 new railcars, and the northeastern Illinois commuter rail agency says it's open to new designs that will provide more seating capacity.
Woman Charged With Harboring Accused Killer
A woman traveling with the man accused of killing the mother of his child in Milwaukee is charged with aiding a felon.
Illinois Man Pleads Not Guilty In Deputy’s Fatal Shooting
An Illinois man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges he fatally shot a sheriff's deputy who was part of a U.S. Marshal's fugitive task force trying to serve an arrest warrant at a hotel.
Woman Pleads Guilty To Sneaking Aboard International Flight
A woman who's been dubbed a serial stowaway was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months of probation after pleading guilty to sneaking past Chicago airport security last year, boarding a plane and flying to London without a ticket.