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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

15-year-old Chicago boy shot multiple times after answering front door of home

SUN-TIMES MEDIA WIRE - A 15-year-old boy was shot when he answered the door to his Lawndale home Thursday evening, police said. About 6 p.m., the teen answered the door to his home in the 1200 block of South Homan and was met by a male armed with a gun, Chicago Police said. He then shot the boy in t

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-19 05:14:00

Mild temperatures lead to weekend rain

Relative mild air of Pacific origin has spread into the Chicago area and will remain in control through the weekend. Temperatures are not excessively warm ... readings generally in the 40s ... but it is mild compared to the chill that prevailed for several days previously. A new storm system develop

WGNTV.COM - 2018-01-19 01:43:24

Chicago man dies 4 years after suffering gunshot to head

CHICAGO (AP) - Authorities say a Chicago-area man died last fall from injuries suffered in a 2013 shooting on the city's West Side. The Chicago Tribune reports that the Cook County medical examiner determined 35-year-old Clarence Fuqua died Sept. 13 at an Evanston hospital from complications from a

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-18 16:06:49

18-year-old woman shot in Englewood

A woman was shot Thursday night in a South Side Englewood neighborhood attack. The 18-year-old was walking on a sidewalk at 11:33 p.m. when someone in a blue car fired shots in the 7100 block of South Halsted, according to Chicago Police. She was taken to South Shore Hospital, where she was being tr

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2018-01-19 07:41:00

Citing evidence of torture, judge orders man convicted of double-murder released

He was convicted of a double murder and was supposed to serve life in prison. But on Thursday a Cook County Judge ordered Jaime Hauad, 37, released after serving only 21 years behind bars. The mitigating circumstances: evidence shows he was tortured while being interrogated by the Chicago police fol

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

Man Free After 21 Years In Jail; Claims Cops Tortured Him As Teen

CHICAGO, IL - A man who has served 21 years in prison for a double murder could be free as early as Friday after a state board determined his claims he was tortured by Chicago cops during a police interrogation as a teen had merit. Jaime Hauad, 37, alleged that officers beat him and cut off the toes

PATCH - 2018-01-19 00:34:54

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

Why Small Businesses Matter in Ridgefield: Cucumber & Chamomile

Shop small, do big things for your community Let's make 2018 a big year for our Ridgefield small businesses and put a spotlight on the local merchants who donate their time, talent, goods, and services for the betterment of our community. Three questions with Meredith Mulhearn owner of Cucumber & Ch

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-01-18 22:14:00

ADL offers $2,000 reward for information in swastika graffiti incidents around Ridgefield

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) announced Thursday, Jan. 18, it is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual or individuals responsible for incidents of swastika graffiti around Ridgefield this week. According to police and other reports, five s

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 17:38:11

Fairfield County Bank Donates $5,000 to the Open Door Shelter in Norwalk

Ridgefield, CT - January 18, 2018: Fairfield County Bank donated $5,000 to the Open Door Shelter in Norwalk. The donation will help support the Smilow SoNo Life Center. The Bank will be partnering with the Life Center to offer financial training to their clients and become involved in the Shelter's

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2018-01-18 18:34:00

Ridgefield police: Swastika vandalism 'still under investigation'

Several cases of anti-semitic vandalism are still under investigation, according to Ridgefield Police Capt. Jeff Kreitz. The latest incident - five swastikas that drawn on the doors and entrance signs of the Aldrich Museum and Masonic Lodge on Main Street - happened between Jan. 7 and Jan. 9. In to

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 16:35:22

Ridgefield Barber and Salon opens on Main Street

There's a new barbershop in town. Ridgefield Barber and Salon opened its doors at 446 Main Street this week in the vacant storefront previously held by The Variety Shoppe. The business received the go-ahead from the town Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday, Jan. 16, for a new window sign, as we

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2018-01-18 18:36:03

PD: Stamford man responsible for 2017 overdose death

Christopher Brokaw (Photo: Greenwich police) GREENWICH, Conn. (WTNH) - A Stamford man is facing charges after police say he was responsible for the 2017 overdose death of a Greenwich resident. According to police, a six-month long investigation revealed 42-year-old Christopher Brokaw provided ille

WTNH.COM - 2018-01-18 15:57:45

Trove of pot vape cartridges seized in Stamford

Published 12:06 pm, Thursday, January 18, 2018 STAMFORD - Police say when they pulled over a car for illegally tinted windows they found a stash of marijuana products. Sgt. Brian Butler said officers on Woodway Road spotted a car with its windows darkly tinted Tuesday afternoon. Butler said the of

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2018-01-18 17:05:38

Police: New Canaan woman drove drunk, nearly hit pole

NEW CANAAN - A 56-year-old New Canaan woman was charged after allegedly driving drunk down New Norwalk Road. Police said an officer saw Sheryl Moroch, of Millport Avenue, swerve down New Norwalk Road and almost hit a utility pole. The officer stopped Moroch and, upon speaking with her, smelled alcoh

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-17 16:01:10

Collinsville man arrested for head-butting APD officer

A Collinsville man is in the Albertville City Jail after he head-butted an Albertville police officer. Albertville Police Chief Jamie Smith said officers were called to a disturbance at a poultry plant and began an investigation. Smith said officers detained Moises Felix, 29, of Collinsville. He had

SAND MOUNTAIN REPORTER - 2018-01-18 18:17:00

2 arrested for burglary and theft after police chase in Guntersville

Scottsboro police responded to a burglary of a business in the 18000 block of Highway 35 on Tuesday. Once officers found the front door broken out, they reviewed security video and were able to see a male and female committing the crime of burglary and theft. After conducting an investigation of the

WAFF - 2018-01-17 17:25:12

12 Most Wanted suspect arrested by police, U.S. Marshals

A carjacking suspect on Hamilton County's 12 Most Wanted list was arrested. According to the complaint affidavit, 27-year-old Jeffery John Nunes is accused of stealing a vehicle. The theft happened on January 8, at Goodwill on East Brainerd Road. The affidavit says Nunes is accused of stealing a 2

WRCBTV.COM - 2018-01-19 05:45:00

Former policeman charged with possession of child pornography

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Charges were filed on a former Chattanooga police officer for possession of child pornography. There is no word yet on when Bryan Moody the third III will have to turn himself in. According to Chattanooga Police, this was independent of the department and was conducted through

WDEF - 2018-01-19 00:15:00