- Former Illinois resident sentenced in timeshare fraud scheme Updated: Feb-03-16 3:31 am
CHICAGO - A former Illinois resident has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for his lead role in swindling $4.8 million out of hundreds of people by falsely promising to sell their Mexican timeshares to corporate buyers.
- Police: Aurora alderman arrested, charged with retail theft Updated: Feb-02-16 8:05 am
AURORA, Illinois - Police say an alderman in Aurora has been arrested and charged with retail theft.
- US firm in China meat scandal disputes court's verdict Updated: Feb-02-16 1:03 am
HONG KONG - A U.S. meat supplier is disputing a Chinese court's verdict that its local subsidiary sold expired chicken and beef to McDonald's, KFC and other fast food restaurants in China.
- Sentencing delayed for Illinoisan who plotted terror attack Updated: Jan-27-16 1:37 pm
CHICAGO - Sentencing has been delayed for a suburban Chicago man who prosecutors say plotted with his cousin to carry out a terrorist attack at an Illinois National Guard base.