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Rahm: FOP ‘wrong’ to defend Jon Burge

Rahm: FOP ‘wrong’ to defend Jon Burge

“While we took actions for the victims of Jon Burge actions in the way he put a scar in my view on the city and the police department which is a noble profession and the men and women that serve.”

Students injured in lightning strike

Students injured in lightning strike

By Nick Gale, WLS-AM 890 News (ROUND LAKE HEIGHTS, Ill.) — Three children had to be hospitalized this morning after they were injured after a lightning strike in north suburban Round Lake Heights. It happened near a bus stop at Lotus and Ottawa drives. Fire officials say a group of middle school students were taking…

Dem poll shows Roskam trailing

Dem poll shows Roskam trailing

The poll, commissioned by Sean Casten’s campaign shows the Democrat ahead 47 to 44 percent with 9 percent undecided.

Grassley sends new offer to Kavanaugh accuser

Grassley sends new offer to Kavanaugh accuser

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee is offering in a letter to lawyers for Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser to have his panel’s investigators interview her wherever she wants. That includes having aides interview Christine Blasey Ford in California, where she lives, according to a person speaking anonymously because they weren’t authorized…

Testimony by cops big part of Van Dyke trial

Testimony by cops big part of Van Dyke trial

One witness was so reluctant to testify that prosecutors finally gave up trying to get him to point to Van Dyke after he was asked the routine question of whether he knew the defendant.

ISP request after construction worker is killed

ISP request after construction worker is killed

By Jennifer Keiper, WLS-AM News (CHICAGO)  Illinois State Police are making a request after the death last weekend of a construction worker on Interstate-294. Frank Caputo was a flagger and was working on the Tri-State Tollway, in the Rosemont area Friday night, when he was struck and killed by a vehicle. Civil engineer Mike Wiater was also in that…

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