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No Bail For Man Accused of Killing Estranged Wife

No Bail For Man Accused of Killing Estranged Wife

A man accused of killing his estranged wife with a hatchet will stay in jail after a judge denied bond in Wisconsin court today. (Published Friday, Nov 21, 2014) A northwest suburban Chicago man accused of brutally killing his estranged wife who was trying to hide from him in Wisconsin was ordered held Friday without bond.

Man Dubbed "Dreadlock Rapist" Charged in Cold Case Murder

Man Dubbed "Dreadlock Rapist" Charged in Cold Case Murder

A man, dubbed by police as the “Dreadlock Rapist” behind a series of 1987 sexual assaults, has now been charged with a cold case murder from 1981. Eugene Booker, 59, is charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of a 35-year-old woman in her home in the 5800 block of North Paulina on Oct.

Cupich Names New Vicar General

Cupich Names New Vicar General

Archbishop Blasé Cupich announced new appointments Friday, just days after his installation in the city. Cupich named Rev.

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

911 Tapes Released in Plane Crash Near Midway Airport

Newly released 911 tapes suggest that when a call came in early Tuesday, stating that a plane had crashed into a home near Midway Airport, somewhat incredulous–sounding operators took it with a grain of salt. (Published Friday, Nov 21, 2014) Newly released 911 tapes suggest that when a call came in early Tuesday, stating that a plane had crashed into a home near Midway Airport, somewhat incredulous–sounding operators took it with a grain of salt.

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

Report Names Most Popular Holiday Gift Cards

While shopping for the holidays typically includes searching for the season’s hottest toys, gadgets, clothes, and electronics, it also often calls for the purchase of a gift card. The National Retail Federation reports gift cards are the most sought after gift for the eighth straight holiday season, with 62 percent of consumers hoping to receive one this year.

Through the Google lens: search trends November 14-20

Through the Google lens: search trends November 14-20

Devastating snowstorms, bizarre interviews and addictive podcasts? It was an unusual week on the search charts this time around.

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Chicago Area

Enjoy the sunny, albeit cold, conditions today. There’s a big change on the way for the next couple of days.

CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

CPD Credits Facebook for Helping Nab Suspect

Department switches from using social media account for announcements to soliciting for information on suspects. NBC Chicago’s Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

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