Drew Peterson, who is already spending nearly 40 yeas in prison for killing his third wife, could be sentenced to more today.


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Sinead O’Connor has been found safe after she was reported missing and possibly suicidal in a Chicago suburb.

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Scott Cross, the brother of Illinois politician Tom Cross, has identified himself as “Individual D,” one of the alleged victims of Dennis Hastert.

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A “hero” cop known as G.I. Joe made his suicide look like a murder to cover up a secret life of sex addiction and corruption, police say.

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A 6-year-old Chicago boy fatally shot his 3-year-old brother during a game of cops and robbers using a gun belonging to his father, Michael Santiago.

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Police in Illinois are investigating a possible connection between a missing 2-year-old boy, Kyrian Knox, and a dismembered toddler found in a Chicago lagoon.

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Unruly passenger Daniela Velez-Reyes was removed from an American Airlines flight from Miami to Chicago after she allegedly kissed and hit a flight attendant.

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Chicago Police have released a sketch of a toddler whose dismembered remains were found in a lagoon in Garfield Park.

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Charles “GI Joe” Gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran of the Fox Lake, Illinois, police department who was 29 days from retirement, has been identified as the officer shot dead Tuesday morning.

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Police and federal agents are searching for three men suspected in the fatal shooting of a Fox Lake, Illinois, police officer. See photos of the manhunt here.

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A manhunt is on for three suspects after a Fox Lake, Illinois, police officer was shot dead on Tuesday.

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Geneva Reed-Veal is the mother of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail after a traffic stop.

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New video showing the traffic stop and arrest of Sandra Bland has been released by officials in Waller County, Texas, where Bland was found dead in a jail cell.

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Illinois resident Kaloyan Pechevski exposed a possible scam at his local gas station when he filmed the gas meter running but no gas was coming out of the hose.

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The city of Chicago settled a lawsuit for $5 million with the family of Laquan McDonald, a teen shot by police 16 times in 2014. The FBI is still investigating.

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Torrey Ward, an assistant basketball coach at Illinois State University, was killed in a plane crash with 4 others on the way back from the NCAA Championship.

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