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SCHOOL STANDARDS Bill would delay new Indiana school standards INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana legislators are set to suspend implementation of a national set of reading and math education standards and order a new round of public hearings on them. A...
CROWN POINT, Ind. (AP) — An Illinois man faces charges in connection with the abduction and slaying of a 76-year-old northwestern Indiana woman found shot to death in a casino's parking garage. The Lake County Prosecutor's office filled charges...
Tags: Kidnapping, Prosecution, Murder
GRIFFITH, Ind. (AP) — Police acting on a tip arrested a suspect in the abduction and slaying of a 76-year-old Northwest Indiana woman who was found shot to death last month in a casino's parking garage. The Times of Munster (http://bit.ly/10B4rox)...
Tags: Kidnapping, Shootings
Tribune reporterAn Alsip man was sentenced to 80 years in state prison today for the 2006 shooting death of an FBI informant, officials said. Jerry Henderson, 41, was convicted of the slaying in January and faced up to a life sentence in prison, according a Cook County...
Tags: Punishment, Prisons, Firearms, FBI, Prosecution
Tribune reporterA flashlight used to point the way during an Oak Lawn home invasion more than a year ago ended up pointing the way to a suspect, police said today, thanks to DNA and detectives who wouldn't give up. On Aug. 4, 2011 a 69-year-old homeowner and her 68-...
Tribune reporterA 34-year-old Alsip man on a motorcycle died last night after a crash in Oak Forest. A man identified by the Cook County medical examiner’s office as Matteo Manueli was northbound on Oak Park Avenue approaching a curve at 147th Street about 8:45 p....
Tags: Oak Forest, Oak Park
On the day that his settlement check arrived, Charles Lewis paused for a moment and stared at the document. It had been 25 years since he buried his 2-year-old daughter, Darlene, at Burr Oak Cemetery, in an area reserved for children. And it had been...
Tags: Punishment, Trials, Bankruptcy, Chicago Tribune, Human Interest
Tribune reporterA Blue Island man has died following a traffic crash in southwest suburban Alsip Friday afternoon near Burr Oak Cemetery. Bhrett Green, 53, of the 2300 block of Vernon Street, was riding a motorcycle that crashed with a car at 123rd Street and Cicero...
Tribune reportersAn Alsip man was fatally shot Sunday night on the city's Southwest Side, while four others, including a 17-year-old girl, were injured in separate shootings across the city. The 24-year-old man was shot multiple times at about 8:20 p.m. in the 7900 block...
Three Chicago teens have been charged with burglary in Crestwood after police from eight suburban departments and Cook County pursued them Friday afternoon. Someone called police about a home burglary in the 5000 block of West 137th Street in Crestwood...
Tags: Palos Hills, Midlothian, Robbins, Crestwood, Oak Lawn
The drums, as Sonic Youth might say, pound an expressway through your skull. The bass forcefully walks the divide between rhythm and melody. Guitars throw a curtain of dirt over everything, and then smear it around. Beneath all the mayhem, melodies emerge...
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