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Chicago Attorney Convicted on False Statement and Tax Offenses Regarding Funds Received From Failed Bank Washington Federal Bank for Savings

CHICAGO — A federal jury today convicted a Chicago attorney on false statement and tax offenses in connection with funds he received from the failed Washington Federal Bank for Savings. Patrick D. Thompson, 52, of […]

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Federal Indictment Charges Chicago Attorney With Insider Trading of Education Technology Company

CHICAGO — A Chicago attorney used insider information obtained from a friend to purchase shares of an education-technology company before it publicly announced strong quarterly earnings, according to an indictment returned in federal court. The […]

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Former Vernon Hills Deputy Chief of Police Patrick Zimmerman Indicted by Grand Jury on Official Misconduct, Theft Charges

Today, Wednesday, March 24, 2021 the Lake County State’s Attorney’s Office announced that a Grand Jury indicted former Vernon Hills Deputy Chief of Police Patrick Zimmerman on two felony counts of official misconduct and two […]

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Municipal Worker Northwest of Detroit Injured by Trump Political Sign Outfitted with Razor Blades

CARDINAL NEWS Headlines, News Highlights and Current Events for late Saturday, October 10 2020 CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF COMMERCE MICHIGAN — A 52-year-old municipal employee in Commerce Charter Township, Michigan about 40 miles northwest of Detroit, […]

Josh Bellamy in 2015, playing wide receiver in a game against the Denver Broncos on November 22, 2015 (SOURCE: original: U.S. Army Public Affairs Midwestderivative: Diddykong1130 / Public domain)
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Former Chicago Bears Wide Receiver Josh Bellamy Charged for Role in $24 Million Coronavirus Relief Fraud Scheme

NFL Player Fraudulently Obtained $1.2 Million in Small Business Administration Paycheck Protection Program Loan Acting Assistant Attorney General Brian C. Rabbitt of the Criminal Division, together with administration officials, announces new charges and progress in […]

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Arlington Heights Residents and Residents Across Illinois Report Unrequested Debit Cards from Illinois Department of Employment Security

As many wait for unemployment benefits or the debits cards they need to access that money, it turns out some people are getting those cards in the mail when they never even applied for unemployment […]

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If You’re Offended by Trump Ads on Cardinal News, It Could Be Your Own Fault, Not the Fault of Cardinal News … Here’s Why

WARNING: SOME TRUMP ADS MIGHT APPEAR ON THIS PAGE BECAUSE THE WORD ‘TRUMP’ IS IN THE TITLE AND OCCURS SEVERAL TIMES IN THIS ARTICLE Straight out of bed Tuesday morning December 10, 2019 about 7:30 […]

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Thornton Police: Armed and Dangerous Sex Offender Carmen Leato (False Identity “Raul Castanada”) at Large; Operated 2 Restaurants in Thornton

Thornton police are looking for a male suspect who is a registered sex offender that allegedly operated two restaurants in Thornton, Illinois under a false identity. Thornton is 25 miles south of downtown Chicago and […]

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Chicago Software Developer Sentenced to Prison for Fraudulently Obtaining Federal Grant Money from NASA and NSF

A Chicago software developer has been sentenced to three months in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining $200,000 in grant funds from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the National Science Foundation. Miroslav Velev, a […]