MOKENA, Ill. (AP) — Family members are remembering a 19-year-old Illinois soldier who was among five Americans killed this week in Afghanistan as a classy young man who dreamed of a career in the military or law enforcement.
CHICAGO (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton has told a crowd in Chicago that leadership requires “an endless set of tough calls.”
Members of the Knox County Tourism Council have been working to bring in more people to the city.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois state Rep. Derrick Smith said after he was convicted of bribery that he “gave it a good fight.”
CHICAGO (AP) — A company that stores giant mounds of petroleum coke on Chicago’s southeast side says it’s consolidating operations at one location.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Corrections has hosted a “one-stop” fair to help ex-offenders land on their feet after serving time in prison.
CHICAGO (AP) — The new law overhauling two Chicago pension systems has factored into the re-election bid for Gov. Pat Quinn and Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Thomas L. Gardner, age 60, died on Saturday evening, May 31, 2014, at Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee, WI, as a result of a motorcycle accident.