Jul 23, 2014
Top of the Morning, July 23, 2014
"If you get 260 bikes, it's going to be an eighth-of-a-mile-long line of motorcycles coming right at you - that's an impressive sight to see," said Chris Hanson, a Champaign firefighter and one of the organizers for Saturday's fundraiser.
Updated: Trooper charged with bribery, misconduct
An Illinois state trooper has been charged with bribery and official misconduct for allegedly offering to buy another police officer dinner in exchange for giving his ex-girlfriend a ticket, according to a complaint filed Friday in Vermilion County Circuit Court.
Wedded grads: 'It's an honor to share this'
Shanna Doggett admits that since deciding to go back to school in the fall of 2012 she has occasionally asked herself, "What was I thinking?" But these past two years, the Westville woman managed to juggle raising three active kids, working a full-time job as a records clerk at Walgreen Accounting and being a full-time student at Danville Area ... (more)
Gary man charged in double murder
Murder charges have been filed against a Gary man in connection with a double homicide in January 2008 at a Merrillville apartment.
Wisc. becomes first state to restrict parents from giving up adopted kids
Wisconsin has become the first state in the nation to pass legislation cracking down on parents who try to give away their adopted kids.