CHICAGO (AP) — Prosecutors in Chicago have announced new charges against alleged operatives with a Mexican cartel hours after two major traffickers got sharply reduced sentences for becoming informants against that cartel.
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CHICAGO (AP) — One of a pair of twin brothers sentenced to 14 years in prison for running a drug ring told a Chicago federal judge he’s ashamed, embarrassed and regretful.
CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. appeals court has upheld the dismissal of lawsuits accusing Hungary’s national bank and railway of stealing cash, art and other assets from Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A federal trial has been delayed for a Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus.
CHICAGO (AP) — A computer analyst who pleaded guilty to stealing trade secrets from Citadel LLC and a New Jersey trading firm has been sentenced to three years in prison.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A Bloomington woman has been sentenced to three years in prison for her role in a plan to put a pipe bomb in her brother’s mailbox in Decatur.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois postal worker will be sentenced next week after admitting in federal court that she stole mail including a debit card she used.
CHICAGO (AP) — A bald eagle rescued by a nature photographer from central Illinois has recovered and been released to the wild. But the man credited with saving him faces misdemeanor charges of interfering with wildlife.
CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for a suburban Chicago man accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria says the defense has begun negotiations with prosecutors on a possible plea deal.