CHICAGO Every two weeks, Cynthia Lewis contacts the detectives investigating the homicide of her brother on Chicago's south side almost a year ago.
CHICAGO Chicago's police superintendent has recommended that seven officers be fired after they were accused of lying about the details of a black teenager's fatal shooting by a white officer in 2014, a police spokesman said on Thursday.
CHICAGO The Chicago Police Department must search the personal emails of officers discussing the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white officer in 2014, according to an opinion by Illinois' attorney general made public on Tuesday.
A federal judge on Friday overturned the murder conviction of one of two Wisconsin men serving life sentences for the 2005 slaying of a freelance photographer in a case spotlighted in the popular Netflix television documentary "Making a Murderer."
CHICAGO A federal judge on Tuesday upheld the
14-year prison sentence for former Illinois Governor Rod
Blagojevich despite his emotional plea for leniency after an
appeals court had set aside part of his public corruption
CHICAGO A federal judge on Tuesday upheld the 14-year prison sentence for former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich despite his emotional plea for leniency after an appeals court had set aside part of his public corruption conviction.
DETROIT Six Michigan state employees were
charged on Friday in an investigation into dangerous lead levels
in the city of Flint's drinking water.
A Wisconsin appeals court ruled on Wednesday
that two teenage girls should be tried as adults on charges they
attempted to kill a classmate by stabbing her repeatedly to
please a fictional Internet character named Slenderman.
An atheist group has sued Kansas City, Missouri,
charging that plans to use $65,000 in tourism tax dollars to
assist in an upcoming Baptist convention violates guarantees in
the U.S. Constitution separating church and state.
CHICAGO A man who was shot by Chicago police last year said on Monday he wants the officers fired from the department, days after the city's law enforcement watchdog issued a rare finding that the shooting was unjustified.