CHICAGO (AP) — A man facing charges for holding police at bay for hours during a standoff on Chicago’s iconic Lake Shore Drive is waiving extradition to Georgia.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation that would decrease a criminal’s time on probation if they pursued further education is moving through the Illinois Legislature.
CHICAGO (AP) — The state of Illinois is giving local governments $100 million to help repair roads and address other transportation needs following a particularly brutal winter.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — Students at Altman School in Pekin will soon get to know the man represented by a bronze bust that now sits in the school’s entry way.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois attorney general is warning residents about hackers gaining unauthorized access to bank accounts and illegally withdrawing money from ATMS.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers in the Illinois House have observed a moment of silence for a soldier from Illinois who died in last week’s shootings at Fort Hood in Texas.
Early last week hosted the deadline for the open enrollment period under the Affordable Care Act.
In an effort to celebrate a 100 years of rotary in Galesburg, the local rotary clubs wanted to enhance Rotary Park.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — State lawmakers have approved a proposal that would add three animals to the list of protected species in Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says Chicago officials need to come up with a plan for addressing the city’s pension shortfall that doesn’t include a property tax hike.