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Devin Hester Slapped At Des Plaines Casino

Posted 12.18.2011 | Chicago

A man was arrested Friday after he allegedly slapped Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Hester in the back of his head at Rivers Casino in Des Plaines....

Woman Gets 11 Years In Prison, Stole More Than $1 Million From Employer

Des Plaines, IL Patch | Lisa Cisneros | Posted 08.24.2011 | Chicago

A Des Plaines woman accused of stealing more than $1 million from her employer pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of theft and was sentenced to 11.5 ...

Trapped By Deadly Train Wreck, Woman Delivers Baby In Her Car

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

David Lima couldn't catch a break. It seemed like every light was red as he frantically drove his pregnant girlfriend, Alondra Garcia, to the hospital...

Rejected Bride Turns Wedding Into Party For Elderly

Huffington Post | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Six days before Halloween, Chicagoland bride-to-be Teanne Harris found herself in a nightmare situation, The New York Daily News reported. She had pla...

Des Plaines Awarded Illinois' Last Casino License

AP | Deanna Bellandi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Illinois Gaming Board voted Monday to give the state's unused casino license to a company that wants to build a gambling boat in suburban Des Plai...