On his 90th birthday, Leo Sharp, was sentenced to 3 years in federal prison for being a cocaine courier for a Mexican cartel. Leaving court, Sharp reiterated his threat to kill himself before spending a night in prison.
Despite Rahm Emanuel's contention that red light and speed cameras are "all about safety," the ABC7 Eyewitness News I-Team learned those same cameras regularly catch the mayor's motorcade running red and speeding.
The focus of Monday night's I-Team report is so confidential, most of it can't be shown, or at least that is what federal authorities contend about some of the evidence in the corruption case against Illinois State Representative Derrick Smith.
The ABC7 I-Team has learned that dozens of colleges across the country, including University of Chicago, are currently under federal investigation, accused by students of mishandling campus sexual assault cases.
Four days after a federal arrest warrant was issued for Chicago's former city comptroller Amer Ahmad, the one-time city hall wunderkind has been taken into custody in Pakistan according to multiple federal law enforcement sources.
One in every five women in college will be sexually assaulted before they graduate. It is what happens next that brought together top federal and state law enforcement officials in Chicago on Thursday.