The Times reported two years ago the South Holland firm dumped the debris in the dead of night into a Gary wetland that flows into the Grand Calumet River and Lake Michigan.
A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death, accusing them of violating his constitutional rights.
Michael Madigan was the elephant in the courtroom Wednesday as lawyers for four people charged with conspiring to bribe the former speaker on behalf of Commonwealth Edison said they expect more charges are coming.
Former reality TV star Josh Duggar faces charges of downloading and possessing child pornography under a federal indictment unsealed Friday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department brought federal hate crimes charges Wednesday in the death of Ahmaud Arbery, charging a father and son who armed themselves, chased and fatally shot the 25-year-old Black man after spotting him running in their Georgia neighborhood.
Harvey Weinstein has reportedly been secretly indicted on rape charges, which will be unsealed and heard publicly on Monday (12.04.21).
The defendant Elijah Robinson allegedly told a detective he went to the victims' home with a co-defendant the night they were killed, court records state.
The victims, 17-year-old Maxwell Kroll and 18-year-old Elijah Robinson, were believed to have been fatally shot in retaliation for stealing a handgun, police said.
The Indiana Gaming Commission has filed paperwork to permanently revoke the occupational gaming license of Rod Ratcliff, a substantial owner of Gary's Majestic Star and Hard Rock casinos.
The Indiana Gaming Commission is meeting Wednesday to consider taking unspecified action on the occupational gaming license of Rod Ratcliff, as well as the casino ownership stakes of Ratcliff and John Keeler.
In a third petition for Chapter 13 bankruptcy in 2013, Mary Cossey is accused of concealing more than $250,000 in income and assets, including $187,000 deposited into a bank account owned by an “Individual A.”
Canadian fashion mogul Peter Nygard has been indicted on charges of sex-trafficking, racketeering and other crimes involving dozens of women, some of them underage, according to federal prosecutors.
R. Kelly is back on lockdown at Chicago's federal jail because of a new COVID-19 outbreak. His lawyers say he still suffers headaches and pain from a recent beating at the hands of a fellow inmate.
Federal prosecutors reached the doorstep of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan last week by indicting one of Madigan's most trusted friends in an alleged extensive bribery scheme involving Commonwealth Edison.
The lawyer for Mark and Patricia McCloskey said Wednesday that President Donald Trump "contacts them semi-frequently."
A Region casino executive and an ex-state senator have been indicted in an alleged scheme to illegally funnel corporate contributions to the senator's unsuccessful 2016 U.S. House campaign.
GARY — The federal government has once again agreed to hold off formally indicting Mary Cossey, a former Gary city employee, in her federal fr…
The former president of a Cedar Lake girls softball club was indicated on wire fraud after she allegedly used the team's funds to pay for personal expenses.
In a second superseding indictment filed Thursday, federal prosecutors alleged the defendants also played a role in the June 26, 2016, murder of Isaiah Edwards, 19, at a home Caldwell rented in the 2500 block of Jefferson Street.
The guilty plea by the former adviser, George Papadopoulos, marked the first criminal count that cites interactions between Trump campaign associates and Russian intermediaries during the campaign.
The plea by Rick Gates is a strong indication that he is planning to cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
A federal grand jury has indicted a former Chicago deputy aviation commissioner on a bribery charge for allegedly paying a former state senator at least $5,000 to support a road project.
When a grand jury revived the criminal case against Jussie Smollett, the indictment for many people called to mind two nights on two different streets in the same big city.