Two people were killed in a crash between a motorcycle and an SUV Wednesday evening in northwest Indiana.
At least three kids were struck by lightning Thursday morning while waiting for a school bus in north suburban Round Lake.
He was ruled unfit to stand trial last month and was held in a cell alone pending placement in a treatment program.
A man was arrested on child pornography charges Wednesday at his northwest Indiana home.
Police are looking for a person who may have pointed a gun at a group of children Tuesday afternoon at a park in west suburban Naperville.
Authorities are still looking for a west suburban man who has been sentenced to 27 years in prison after missing his trial for sexually assault.
A new poll commissioned by Democrat Sean Casten’s congressional campaign finds U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam, R-Ill., under water.
Harvey Smith was last seen driving a silver Lincoln MKZ Tuesday morning in the 100 block of North Waterman Avenue.
Two firefighters who happened to be outside helped corner the suspect, the FBI said.
The attack targeted a Muslim family who has lived in the southwest suburbs for more than 20 years, the Council on American-Islamic Relations said.
Luis Duarte, 31, was expected to be released to his family Tuesday afternoon after undergoing surgeries to remove bullets and treat his wounds.
Authorities received eight reports of burglaries to unlocked vehicles and two reports of stolen vehicles in Batavia overnight from Sunday to Monday.
The 29-year-old was struck in the heads in the 7800 block of South Laflin.
After learning the student had also been experimenting with possible explosive devices, a bomb squad conducted a sweep of Wilmette Junior High School.
After being kicked off the train for refusing to pay the fare, Keimon Snow punched the conductor in his face while he was calling Metra Police.