An Illinois police department says it’s exploring ways to pursue legal action against online commentators who falsely accused it of beating up a woman after she broadcast a Facebook Live video showing her swollen face following an arrest.
The Illinois man accused of painting swastikas on more than 200 gravestones across Memorial Day weekend has had a long history of run-ins with the law.
A Taco Bell employee was stabbed in the abdomen by his manager early Tuesday in the Wrigleyville neighborhood of Chicago, police said.
Police report gun violence is dropping this year in Chicago — but it was another bloody Memorial Day weekend in the city.
President Trump tweeted in defense of the Chicago police on Friday evening, saying they had “every right to legally protest,” days after a police union in the city planned a demonstration against Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who they claim is “anti-police.”
It’s being called “Blue Wednesday” in Chicago as the city’s Fraternal Order of Police organized a unified public demonstration against Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who the FOP calls “anti-police.”
Seventeen students and one teacher at a Chicago, Illinois, elementary school were hospitalized Tuesday and later released following a possible gas leak in the area.
Seventeen Chicago, Illinois, elementary school students and one teacher were hospitalized Tuesday following a potential gas leak in the area, according to a local report.
A school resource officer was honored at an Illinois high school graduation for his heroic actions after he stopped a school shooter from taking any lives.
Barack Obama's multimillion dollar plan to build a 12-story museum and library dedicated to his presidency has been approved by a city commission.
A resource officer may have prevented a massacre after a 19-year-old former student allegedly brought a gun inside an Illinois school and opened fire.
Police in Illinois shared a snap of a “puppy” on social media -- as well as its true identity.
A 15-year-old girl who suffered third-degree burns after a fire pit exploded was unable to attend her high school’s prom on Saturday. But that all changed thanks to her friends, who brought the prom to her instead.
The City of Chicago has engaged in “a short con shell game” to help Barack Obama build a 12-story museum and library dedicated to his presidency on public parkland, a new lawsuit alleges.
Gov. Bruce Rauner proposed Monday reestablishing the death penalty in Illinois for certain violent criminals.
The Russians attacked Illinois and now authorities vow to protect the state.
A former Democratic congressman from Chicago, heading to prison for the third time, says he has “given up on America” and plans to move to Africa after he serves his latest sentence.
Surveillance video shows the dramatic moment an 11-year-old girl jumped out the backseat of her father's moving car at a Chicago-area gas station Friday to escape a carjacker.
An Illinois county official reportedly told a local paper that if the state legalizes marijuana, it may result in the possible euthanasia for K-9s trained at seeking out the drug.
Authorities in Chicago continued their search early Saturday for a suspect who shot a federal agent in the face during a joint operation with the city’s police force in what officials called a pre-dawn ambush.