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The Big 10: Triumph in Calgary, tragedy in Lockerbie

Where were you 30 years ago, when we said hello to 'The Wonder Years,' wait-till-next-year to fans of other Big Ten basketball teams, and welcome back to NASA's space shuttle program after a 2½-year break? That's the topic for this week's panelists, who shared with us a memory from 1988.

Chicago murderer convicted of another death

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man who served time in prison for the murder of a girlfriend has been convicted in the death of another woman, an ex-girlfriend.

Douglas Askew was found guilty Thursday of first-degree murder in the 2016 death of Sylvia Brice and aggravated battery for an attack on a second woman.

Chicago officer picks jury trial in teen's shooting death

CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald announced Friday that they will stick with jurors selected over recent days for the trial rather than have a judge decide the case.

Suburban officer shot on Chicago's southwest side

CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago police officer has been shot while conducting an investigation on the city's southwest side.

Man gets 10 years in overdose death

CHICAGO (AP) — A 30-year-old has been sentenced to 10 years in an Illinois prison for selling fentanyl-laced heroin that killed a suburban Chicago man.

The Kane County state's attorney's office says in a statement that Aaron Moore of Chicago pleaded guilty to drug-induced homicide last month. A Kane County circuit judge imposed the sentence Wednesday.

Man charged in stabbing near O'Hare parking area

CHICAGO (AP) — A man has been charged with aggravated battery after authorities say he stabbed another man during an argument near a parking area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

Judge convicted of fraud resigns from bench

CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois judge convicted of fraud earlier this year is stepping down from the bench.

The attorney for Cook County Circuit Judge Jessica O'Brien said Wednesday she has signed the necessary paperwork to end her judicial career.

Auction of Peoria hotel properties draws no bidders

PEORIA (AP) — A bankruptcy auction of two Peoria hotels was called off after the effort attracted no bidders.

As a result of Tuesday's action, the Marriott Pere Marquette and the adjoining Courtyard by Marriott will be acquired by the union pension fund that provided the hotels' financing.

Man wounded in stabbing at O'Hare airport

CHICAGO (AP) — Police say a man stabbed and wounded another man during an argument near a parking area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

The stabbing happened early Wednesday and police say the men in their 50s were known to solicit passengers for cab rides at the airport. No airline passengers were involved.

Garbage collectors find body in Chicago trash bin

CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say they have yet to determine the cause of death of a woman, whose body was found in a South Side Chicago garbage bin.