CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is facing questions about a program he started in the run-up to his 2010 election. It’s been a focus of Republicans looking to tarnish Quinn’s reputation as a reformer who’s cleaned up state government.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois prosecutors are charging a Chicago man with a hate crime after they say he spat at and slapped a black female judge.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An attorney for an Iowa man charged with killing his pregnant wife says investigators rushed to judgment after discovering his client was trading sexual text messages with another woman.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — It took less than a week for Quincy residents to quadruple the fundraising goal for replacing 70 U.S. flags on light poles in the city’s business district.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration has released thousands of emails to a panel of lawmakers investigating his troubled anti-violence program.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Corrections has paid over $60 million in overtime costs for the second year in a row.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is ruling out a 2015 bid for Chicago mayor.
Bond has been set for the last of two people charged so far in connection with a fire last week that investigators believe was caused by the making of methamphetamine.
A much loved tradition starts Wednesday afternoon with a variety of events from the carnival to the stock car races.