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Man killed in I-80 crash near New Lenox

A man was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Thursday on I-80 near southwest suburban New Lenox. A 2005 Toyota 4Runner was eastbound about 4 a.m. in the center lane of I-80 east of I-355 when the driver swerved in an attempt to avoid a 2011 Kia Soul that was stationary and facing north in the cente

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 17:34:00

2 killed in South Side shooting mark first shooting deaths in 7 days

Two men were killed early Thursday in a double shooting on the South Side, marking the first shooting deaths in seven days. The men were sitting in a vehicle around 2:50 a.m. in the 6600 block of South Evans Avenue in the West Woodlawn neighborhood when someone pulled up in a vehicle and fired shots

CHICAGO TRIBUNE - 2018-01-18 12:00:35

Deadly Crash Closes Lanes on I-80 Near Veterans Memorial Tollway

A 31-year-old man was stopped on I-80 when he was rear-ended by another car, police said A man stopped on Interstate 80 in New Lenox was killed early Thursday morning when his car was rear-ended by another car, Illinois State Police said. The accident happened just after 4 a.m. in the eastbound lan

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-18 12:11:32

Man charged with robbing Aurora gas station at gunpoint

A 33-year-old man was charged with robbing a gas station at gunpoint last month in west suburban Aurora. Juan Morales, of Aurora, walked into the gas station about 9 a.m. Dec. 12 in the 600 block of North Broadway and demanded money at gunpoint, according to Aurora police. A 32-year-old woman who wa

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 12:33:00

Woman arrested with five different illegal drugs hidden in bra

A 19-year-old Pleasant Prairie woman was charged with drug possession after she was found with small amounts of five different illegal drugs hidden in her bra. Emma Riedlinger was charged Tuesday with two counts of possession of narcotics, possession of cocaine, possession of a controlled substance,

KENOSHA NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 03:30:00

DOJ: Fugitive sex offender cut off GPS bracelet, may be in Milwaukee/Kenosha area

A parolee and sex offender who has been living in LaCrosse cut off his GPS monitoring bracelet at a Minnesota gas station and is on the run, a Wednesday alert from the Wisconsin Department of Justice said. Casey Thibodeaux, 37, is possibly driving a brown Ford Focus and may be in the area of South

WISN - 2018-01-18 15:20:00

Chicago man injured in northwest Indiana crash

A Chicago man was injured in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday night on Interstate 65 near Crown Point in northwest Indiana. At 7:14 p.m., the 65-year-old was driving a 2007 Kia Sorento south in the left lane of a construction zone on I-65 near mile marker 245 when he failed to navigate a lane shift

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-18 08:08:00

Oswego Township Shooting Victim In Critical Condition: Sheriff

MONTGOMERY, IL - An individual has been shot Wednesday night at the 0-100 block of Chatham Place in Oswego Township. Kendall County Sheriff's Office and Oswego Police were called at approximately 7:08 p.m. to a report of shots fired, according to a Facebook update from Kendall County Sheriff's Offic

PATCH - 2018-01-18 02:23:07

Man sent to prison for running shoplifting operation

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for running a large-scale fencing operation. Federal prosecutors say 43-year-old Matthew Harwood, of Stratford, will report to prison March 19 after being sentenced Thursday to 18 months in prison. Related Cont

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 20:37:30

Truck fire in Bridgeport put out just in time

BRIDGEPORT-Firefighters and police responded Thursday morning to a fully-involved fire of a welder's truck on the city's East Side. Firefighters from Ladder 5 and Engine 1 were successful in extinguishing the smoky blaze before it reached tanks of compressed acetylene gas. The truck was parked on Ea

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-18 16:50:17

Headless chickens found in Connecticut courtroom

BRIDGEPORT, Connecticut - Authorities in Connecticut are investigating the discovery of two decapitated chickens inside a courtroom. Judicial marshals and maintenance staff investigating a putrid smell made the grisly discovery Wednesday morning in the public seating area of a courtroom in a state c

GLOBAL NATION - 2018-01-18 13:29:22

School board considers future size of Mill Hill School

FAIRFIELD - A decision as to the future size of Mill Hill School and its role in any potential redistricting may need to be made by June. Part of the Board of Education's approved recurring capital projects, the Mill Hill renovation and expansion is meant to address growing student enrollment and re


Fairfield Resident Wins $1.3M Lottery Prize

FAIRFIELD, CT - A Fairfield resident got the New Year started in a great way by purchasing a lucky winning lottery ticket worth more than $1.3 million last week. Robert Dowd, of Fairfield, won $1,384,816 on a Lotto! ticket on Jan. 12, according to the Connecticut Lottery. The winning ticket was sold

PATCH - 2018-01-17 19:26:08

Wrong-Way Crash On The Long Island Expressway In Brentwood

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) - Police are investigating a wrong-way crash on the Long Island Expressway. It happened Wednesday night in the eastbound lanes near Exit 53 in Brentwood. A Jeep heading the wrong way collided with a silver SUV. Both drivers suffered only minor injuries in the crash. Sour

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-18 08:20:33

Riverhead urged to reject $40M Enterprise Park deal

Two businesses made new proposals for the property, including a drag strip and a solar farm, and one said its bid would be higher than the existing offer. Jason Stern of the Weber Law Group talks about the firm's solar farm proposal for Enterprise Park at Calverton at a meeting Jan. 17, 2018. Photo

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-18 14:58:02

Make Snowshoes at CT Audubon Fairfield, Feb. 3

Fairfield, CT - The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield offers a Snowshoe Making workshop on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 1 to 2:30pm. Participants will construct their own decorative snowshoes -- and learn a useful winter survival skill. The event will be held at the CT Audubon's Center at Fa

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-01-19 00:21:00

Phoenix Police: Double-Killing Suspect Tied to 7 More Deaths

Cleophus Cooksey was arrested Dec. 17 at the home of where his mother and stepfather were killed Courtesy of the Phoenix Police Dept. Phoenix-area police have evidence linking a 35-year-old man already charged with killing his mother and stepfather to seven additional homicides that occurred in a t

NBC CHICAGO - 2018-01-18 18:30:29

2 men fatally shot in the West Woodlawn Neighborhood

CHICAGO -- Breaking news this morning, Chicago just saw its first fatal shooting in a week. It happened overnight in the WestWoodlawnn Neighborhood. Nancy loo is at 67th and Evans with details. Filed in:News CHICAGO -- Breaking news this morning, Chicago just saw its first fatal shooting in a week.

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-18 11:16:22

Parolee Accused of Breaking Bad With Crystal Meth

PALOS HEIGHTS, IL -- An Oak Lawn man on parole for second-degree murder was arrested on Jan. 12 in Palos Heights for possession of crystal meth, prosecutors said. Joseph Jesk, 31, appeared before Cook County Judge Peter Felice on a charge of possession of a controlled substance. He currently is on p

PATCH - 2018-01-18 06:21:40

Oak Forest High School, Oak Forest, Illinois - January 2018

Homes for sale that attend Oak Forest High SchoolRecent homes sold that attend Oak Forest High School Marco Amidei in an IL licensed real estate broker with RE/MAX Suburban. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity program of Midwest Real Es

PATCH - 2018-01-18 17:57:21