CHICAGO (AP)–Mayor Rahm Emanuel is taking on the minimum wage issue in Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP)–A new effort is underway in Illinois to raise awareness of human trafficking of children.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois not-for-profit group that hosts prep activities from basketball to chess has defended its financial records before a panel of lawmakers.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Republican lawmakers want to let voters weigh in on whether to make Illinois’ temporary income tax increase permanent.
CHICAGO (AP)–An Illinois lawmaker set to face trial on federal bribery charges is asking to postpone the proceeding so he can finish out the legislative session.
WASHINGTON (AP)–Three members of the 1985 Chicago Bears Super Bowl team are among players who have filed a lawsuit, claiming the NFL illegally supplied them with risky painkillers.
UPDATED 2:54pm Galesburg Police are releasing some details into a reported shooting that happened late last night that left one person injured.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP)–Two people who were in apartments adjacent to the one where four Rock Falls residents were killed with a hammer in June 2008 say they heard thuds and one heard a scream on the night of the deaths.
Here is the list of winners from the annual Small Business Day Awards, hosted by the Entrepreneurial Support Network of West Central Illinois, as given out this afternoon at Lake Storey.