A seemingly endless storm led to flooding and brought reports of at least two brief tornado touchdowns in the Chicago area on Sunday.
A boy was hit by a ricocheting bullet at a gun range in Oak Forest on Saturday afternoon.
Eric Kruger, 34, faces a felony charge of unlawful grooming after he allegedly sent “progressively inappropriate text messages” over several months to a minor who is not a student of the school, Orland Park police said in a statement.
A 64-year-old man who died Friday in north suburban Des Plaines is Cook County’s fifth cold-related death of the season, according to the medical examiner’s office.
The head of a suburban Chicago facility that treats patients with autism is accused of defrauding an insurance company of millions of dollars.