Chicago Sun-Times Latest news from the Chicago Sun-Times Online en-us (Editor) Newspapers Chicago Sun-Times 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Convicted sex offender in custody after 7 bodies found in NW Indiana ]]> Lead story image

At a Monday morning press conference, police identified the man in custody as Darren D. Vann, 43, a registered sex offender in Texas. ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:14:52 -0500 <![CDATA[ 3 Daley scandals cost Chicago taxpayers over $6 million ]]> Lead story image

THE WATCHDOGS: Chicago taxpayers have paid more than $6 million to private lawyers hired to fight three City Hall scandals that benefited family and friends of former Mayor Richard M. Daley. And the legal bills keep mounting. ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:13:13 -0500 <![CDATA[ Obama asks Dems at South Side rally to vote for Gov. Quinn ]]> Lead story image

President Barack Obama returned home Sunday to make a plea to voters to support Gov. Pat Quinn — just as early voting is set to begin Monday in Illinois. “You’ve got to have his back,” he said. ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:12:00 -0500 <![CDATA[ Bears can’t hold in their emotions after ‘unacceptable’ loss ]]> Lead story image

ADAM L. JAHNS: Anger bellowed from the Bears’ locker room into the hallway Sunday at Soldier Field. ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:08:01 -0500 <![CDATA[ Kyle Fuller breaks hand, suffers hip pointer in loss ]]> Lead story image

Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller’s impressive bid for defensive rookie of year has hit a hurdle. The first-round pick broke his right hand and suffered a right hip pointer injury Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, a source confirmed. The hip appears to be the more serious injury. Fuller initially was deemed questionable to return in the third quarter because of the hip but was ruled out early in the fourth after jogging on the sideline. While trainers looked at his hip, he had his right hand taped up. He later left the Bears’ locker room in a removable, plastic cast. Fuller’s … ]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 22:13:26 -0500 <![CDATA[ In Denver, ‘budtenders’ sell legal pot to clients ]]> Lead story image

A New Crop: When a customer seeking medical marijuana comes into the dispensary on Colfax Street, Jamie Murray, a “budtender” at the beMindful store, wants to know: How do you want to feel? ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 02:12:31 -0500