Updated: 2013-12-13 14:48:10
A 7-month-old girl found in a snowsuit and blanket in a “very warm” Lawndale apartment died in part from dehydration and overheating, authorities said Friday. It was the third time Erica Hampton had left Lamya Hampton and her other two children home alone, prosecutors said. Hampton, 25, was ordered held in lieu of $250,000 bail for felony child endangerment.
Updated: 2013-12-13 14:41:27
U.S. Appeals Court judges gave disgraced former Governor Rod Blagojevich something to cling to Friday morning when they zinged prosecutors with a series of pointed questions about his corruption convictions.
School shooting suspect dead in Colorado
Updated: 2013-12-13 15:05:05
- CTA: Ventra performance is improving
- Rep. Bobby Rush’s Englewood tech center dream dead, where did $1 million go?
- Chicago awaits snow for Friday rush hour, heaviest to south
Two hurt in explosion at Blue Island Phenol plant
Updated: 2013-12-13 14:59:14
- Former Ald. Shiller angling for job as aldermen’s financial analyst
MVP: Milik Yarbrough
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