Illinois Attorney General Rules Emails In Police Shooting Case Can't Be Kept SecretThe binding opinion last week by Democratic Attorney General Lisa Madigan follows quickly on a May Cook County Circuit Court ruling that Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's emails about separate issues
Federal Refuge Standoff Defendant Pleads Guilty To ConspiracyJon Ritzheimer, 32, admitted that he conspired with Ammon Bundy and others to prevent U.S. Interior Department employees from doing their jobs at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, and they did so by threats of force or intimidation.
Man Sleeping In Recycling Bin Survives Several CompactingsA man who was sleeping in a cardboard recycling bin is recovering after a truck scooped up the dumpster and compacted it several times.
Sandwich Shop Worker Accused Of Spiking Police Officer's Drink With MethThe police officer knew something was wrong after he took three sips of the lemonade he ordered from a drive-thru sandwich shop in northern Utah.
Hidden Monkey On Plane Causes Stir During FlightA Hidden Monkey on a Frontier Airlines Flight to Las Vegas caused quite a stir.
Mayor Resigning After Police Say He Tried To Trade Drugs For SexCity officials said in a news release Monday that R. Scott Silverthorne's resignation will take effect at noon Thursday.
Former Prison Chaplain Accused Of Coercing Female Inmates Into Sex SentencedKenneth DeWitt resigned in September 2014 after acknowledging a sexual relationship with a subordinate in the chaplain's office.
Feds: Polygamous Sect Leaders Violated Order Under Direction Of 'Prophet' Warren JeffsTwo polygamous leaders accused in a food stamp fraud scheme violated terms of their supervised release by meeting each other in the middle of the night, prosecutors said.
No Charges Against Woman Who Lived With Sister's Body For MonthsA district attorney says that while norms of decency may have been violated, no crime was committed.
Police: Man Lured Teen For Sex Through Online Video GameThe girl lived in Washington state at the time, but Zhang sexually abused her by phone and over Skype when she turned 14.
Library Bans Pokemon Go After It Becomes Too PopularThe issue marks the latest unintended consequence in everyday life due to the enormous popularity of the GPS-powered "augmented reality" game where players hunt for fictional creatures on their smartphones.
Police: Georgia Man Had Sex With GoatPaulding County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Ashley Henson said a neighbor noticed 65-Freddie Wadsworth performing a sexual act with a goat and called police.