February 14, 2013

NIU Marks 5th Anniversary of Deadly Shootings

A large crowd was on hand at Northern Illinois University on Thursday afternoon for the fifth anniversary of the campus shooting. Five students were killed when a lone gunman opened fire inside Cole Hall.


Rita Crundwell
(Robert Ray/AP)
February 14, 2013

Former Dixon Comptroller Gets Nearly 20-Year Prison Sentence

Disgraced former Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell was sentenced today to serve 235 months -- 19 years and 7 months -- in prison on one federal count of wire fraud resulting from her embezzlement of nearly $54 million in public funds from the City of Dixon.


January 22, 2013

Cellini Set to Report to Prison

A 78-year-old former Illinois powerbroker is due to report to prison to start serving a year-long sentence for corruption.


January 17, 2013

Rana Lawyers Plan to Appeal Conviction

Attorneys for a Chicago businessman sentenced to 14 years in prison for supporting a plot to bomb a Danish newspaper say they'll appeal his conviction.


January 17, 2013

AFSCME Continues Court Fight in Prison Closures

Despite an announcement from Governor Pat Quinn, and a state Supreme Court ruling, Illinois’ prison workers union says nothing is finalized on the closure of correctional facilities.


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