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Trump lashes out at Omarosa, calls her ‘that dog’

Trump lashes out at Omarosa, calls her ‘that dog’

“When you give a crazed, crying lowlife a break, and give her a job at the White House, I guess it just didn’t work out,” Trump said. “Good work by General Kelly for quickly firing that dog!”

Complaints about Cook County’s new court e-filing system

Complaints about Cook County’s new court e-filing system

By  Jennifer Keiper, WLS-AM 890 News (CHICAGO) “Confusing” is one word that has been used to describe Cook County’s new electronic filing system that was launched, last month, via an Illinois Supreme Court order. The Chicago Tribune says the system is meant to increase court access and allow those without a lawyer in civil cases to submit…

Rauner on Madigan lawsuit: “ I hope they get to the truth of it”

Rauner on Madigan lawsuit: “ I hope they get to the truth of it”

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has long been a political target of Gov. Bruce Rauner, but the governor ratcheted it up a notch Monday, saying, “I hope he’s been doing something illegal and I hope he gets prosecuted.” Rauner’s comments came as reporters asked him about a lawsuit in which Madigan is accused of recruiting…

Ellison denies abuse allegations from ex-girlfriend

With a huge fundraising advantage and star power over his opponents — including a visit from Vermont Sen. and 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders — Ellison was considered the heavy favorite heading into Tuesday’s primary.

Pharmacy techs indicted for stealing opioids

Pharmacy techs indicted for stealing opioids

By Nick Gale, WLS-AM 890 News (CHICAGO) — A federal indictment alleges two technicians at a Chicago pharmacy stole more than 56,000 pills of Hydrocodone and sold them for a profit. The indictment say Elizabeth Cruz, 33, of Stone Park and Jacqueline Green, 27, of Chicago worked at Allcare Discount Pharmacy in the 2700 block…

Peter Strzok fired from the FBI

Peter Strzok fired from the FBI

Special counsel Robert Mueller removed Strzok from his team investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election last summer after an internal investigation first revealed texts that could be read as exhibiting political bias.

Fans pay their respects to Blackhawks great Stan Mikita

Fans pay their respects to Blackhawks great Stan Mikita

A long line of fans snaked around the United Center Sunday as they waited to pay their respects to Blackhawks great Stan Mikita. Mikita died from dementia Tuesday, Aug. 7 at the age of 78. In the stadium’s atrium, Mikita’s coffin was draped with his sweater and a large arrangement of flowers honoring his number. Longtime fans said…

GOP candidate accused of faking college degree

GOP candidate accused of faking college degree

  Melissa Howard, running for Florida house, says she graduated from Miami University in Ohio. A spokeswoman for the university says Howard did not graduate.

 Trump to NFL players: Stand or be suspended

 Trump to NFL players: Stand or be suspended

President Trump railed against NFL players who protested during preseason games, saying the players are outraged about “something that most of them are unable to define.”

White Sox honor Hall of Famer Thome

White Sox honor Hall of Famer Thome

“This is so special,” Thome said prior to the ceremony. “This is my family, this is where I work, this is where we live. … This is really special.”

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