QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — An 18-year-old Quincy man has pleaded not guilty to a Fourth of July shooting that left one man dead and another man injured.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Authorities and the Coast Guard are looking for two homeless men who witnesses say decided to jump from a Mississippi River bridge at St. Louis in hopes of swimming to the Illinois side.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Symphony Orchestra music director Alastair Willis has asked to be released from his contract a year early.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Decatur officials are planning to lead a funeral procession in honor of recently deceased Mayor Mike McElroy.
CHICAGO (AP) — University of Illinois trustees are expected to sign off on a deal to finalize the structure of and financial arrangements for a new medical school in Urbana.
CHICAGO (AP) — The attorney for the family of a 24-year-old man who died in Chicago police custody says he believes a homicide took place.
BEACH PARK, Ill. (AP) — The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said a 33-year-old Kenosha woman was ticketed after her unlicensed, 16-year-old niece crashed into a suburban Chicago day care center.
CHICAGO (AP) — Loopholes in the state’s retirement system for educators have allowed school districts across Illinois to avoid hefty pension penalties after doling out pay hikes.
CHICAGO (AP) — Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno (ruh-DOHN’-yoh) says the budget stalemate could be easily resolved with Democratic engagement on reform issues, not another document.
At last night’s Knox County Board Meeting, Reverend Tyson Parks III had his contract approved by the board to be the new Compliance Officer for Fines and Fees.