CHICAGO (AP) — Nick Markakis hit a two-run homer and prevented one with a leaping catch in right field, and Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy each added a solo shot to power the Baltimore Orioles past the Chicago White Sox 8-2 Monday night.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning lifted Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West to an 8-7 victory over Cumberland, Rhode Island, on Monday night in the Little League World Series.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A McLean County jury has convicted a Bloomington man of aggravated arson after acquitting him of attempted murder.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk continues to push for the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Health officials in Illinois are reporting the state’s first human case of West Nile virus this year.
As the strike continues, many students who bank on school to get their meals for the day are left with little options.
The Galesburg Education Association showed up an hour before the District 205 Board of Education meeting, lining Harrison Street in silence.