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  • Quinn signs law to combat flooding

    OAK LAWN (AP) – Gov. Pat Quinn has approved legislation aimed at tackling flooding around Illinois a ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • State lawmaker: Concealed carry law ‘too complicated’

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A state senator said the law he helped push through that allows Illinois resident ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Daley won’t have to testify in lawsuit

    CHICAGO (AP) – Former Mayor Richard Daley won’t have to testify in Chicago’s lawsuit seeking to brea ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • College coop home to flock

    DECATUR (AP) – Beyond the classrooms, labs and offices at Richland Community College reside about 50 ...
    July 24, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Lawmaker: Ill. concealed carry law 'complicated'

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A lawmaker who helped push through a bill that allows Illinois residents to carry concealed weapons is suggesting the law is too ha ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Loves Park veteran raising funds for flag legacy

    LOVES PARK (AP) — A northern Illinois World War II veteran who gives away free American flags every Memorial Day has raised $4,000 for a fund to keep ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Second City's Chicago comedy school to expand

    CHICAGO (AP) – The training center for Chicago’s famous Second City comedy group is expanding.The Se ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Report: More kids living in poverty

    CHICAGO (AP) – The number of Illinois children living in areas of high poverty has increased by abou ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:29 am
  • To fight crime, Chicago tries wiping away arrests

    CHICAGO (AP) – Desperate to curb the gun violence wracking their city, Chicago lawmakers are leading ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:32 am
  • Horse barn finds new life

    NORMAL (AP) – A 125-year-old former horse barn near uptown Normal is getting a face-lift inside and ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:28 am
  • Fire closes state building in capitol

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A spokesman for Illinois’ secretary of state says he expects that office’s Howlet ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Quinn signs $1B plan for road repair in Illinois

    CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday in ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:29 am
  • Man, 47, trapped under tractor, dies

    GENEVA TOWNSHIP (AP) – The Kane County sheriff says an Elgin man has died after he was trapped under ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Regional Education Office consolidation not easy

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – With 11 months to go until deadline, Illinois officials are still working out the ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Mayor holds meeting on city violence

    CHICAGO (AP) – Three days after a bullet fired on the a city street pierced a wall and killed an 11- ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rauner keeps up push for Illinois term limits

    CHICAGO (AP) – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner kept up his drumbeat for Illinois ter ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • DeKalb schools warn about texting and driving

    DEKALB (AP) – Jacob Alvarez knows he’ll be tempted to text and drive as soon as he gets his license ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Village prepares to feed hungry Bears, fans during training camp

    BOURBONNAIS (AP) – You might not think local businesses would be happy about the prospect of hulking ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • New CEO named for U of I hospital

    CHICAGO (AP) – A senior adviser to University of Illinois President Robert Easter has been named CEO ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Man gets 65 years in prison for killing

    EDWARDSVILLE (AP) – One of two men accused of killing a southwestern Illinois woman and dismembering ...
    July 22, 2014 - 1:15 am
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