DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Aaron Armstead scored 17 points, including four of five from 3-point range, to help lead Northern Illinois past Western Michigan 65-63 on Tuesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jay Harris, who scored 23 points, drained a 3-pointer with 1:13 to play, bringing sixth-seeded Illinois-Chicago all the way back from a 19-point halftime deficit to defeat No. 7 seed Wright State 60-57 on Tuesday night.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Tre Demps hit tying 3-pointers at the end of regulation and the first OT, Alex Olah scored 25 and Northwestern beat Michigan 82-78 in double overtime Tuesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) — Nikola Mirotic scored 23 points to lead the short-handed Chicago Bulls to a 97-92 win Tuesday over the Washington Wizards.
CANTON, Ill. (AP) –There are plans in Canton to blow the former International Harvester steam whistle three times daily.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Owners of a plastic soft drink bottle plant in Effingham say they plan to close the factory later this year or early next year.
CHICAGO (AP) — A 19-year-old suburban Chicago man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison in a beating death prosecutors say occurred when a fight at a party spun out of control.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has named 28 people to a new commission that will look at criminal justice and sentencing reform in Illinois.
PRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State and federal officials are asking the public for input on the future of the remains of an old neighborhood with ties to a 1908 race riot that was uncovered at a Springfield construction site.
CAIRO, Ill. (AP) –A Cairo man has been charged with murder in the death of 25-year-old woman.