At least five people, including a woman who was listed in critical condition, were hospitalized in Naperville, where 16 homes were left “uninhabitable" and dozens of other homes were damaged.
A Southern Illinoisan man who once claimed he planted two bombs at area schools and sent threatening letters to government officials has pleaded guilty in federal court to the crimes.
The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children recorded 19,174 reports of online enticement in 2019; that number jumped 97.5% in 2020, to 37,872.
The Babuk ransomware group's threat may be the most serious to date, said Brett Callow, a threat analyst and ransomware expert at the security…
A major fuel pipeline supplying the East Coast was shut down last week after the Georgia-based company operating it became the victim of a ran…
Authorities are investigating a bomb threat at a Southern Illinois high school. The threat appears tied to recent allegations that the school's girls track coach made a racist remark to a Black student athlete.
Steven Sandvoss, who is on administrative leave until his resignation takes effect at the end of June, detailed his encounters in a letter to the State Board of Elections in which he said a threat was made to “ruin” him if he didn’t pay $3,000.
A Decatur man who told police he had spent his federal stimulus check on crack cocaine was arrested after fellow guests at a motel he was staying at said he was armed and making threats to kill.
While the company said it has contained the threat, it is unclear if the cyberattack caused any damage to CNA’s business partners and customers.
Police said the man pushed the woman during an argument and after she pushed him back he started punching her in the face several times, as well as striking her with a portable heater.
Police said a man spread gasoline from a plastic bottle on a back porch, before lighting it on fire.
A Kenosha County Circuit Court judge Thursday denied prosecutors' motions to increase the bond for Kyle Rittenhouse.
Prosecutors say Kyle Rittenhouse violated conditions of his $2 million bond by failing to inform the court of his current address. They've asked Kenosha County Circuit Judge Bruce Schroeder to issue an arrest warrant and hike Rittenhouse's bond by $200,000.
Kyle Rittenhouse, the Illinois 18-year-old charged with killing two people during street protests in Kenosha last summer, faces a judge Thursday with prosecutors asking that he be re-arrested.
Homeland Security Bulletin, Warns of Domestic Extremist Threats. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued the bulletin on Wednesday. D…
The judge also said it was “very, very concerning” that Capriotti had continued to make telephonic threats of violence to members of Congress even after the FBI approached him a year ago and warned he could face criminal charges.
An Illinois man was ordered held without bond Thursday for allegedly threatening the lives of President Joe Biden and other Democrats before this week's inauguration.
Colombia's best-known drug trafficker, Pablo Escobar, may have been killed in 1993 but his influence continues to be felt in the country, sometimes in unexpected ways.
The first troll Dr. Shikha Jain encountered was angry about vaccines.
Imam Asad Zaman believes Michael Hari should be labeled a terrorist.
Carole Baskin is in "negotiations" for her own television show and is penning her own memoir.