SILVIS, Ill. (AP) — Police in western Illinois say a 6-year-old boy started a fire that heavily damaged a Dollar General store earlier this month.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — The mayor of Dixon says he’s optimistic that a shuttered cement plant will reopen.
HOUSTON (AP) — Two Houston-area investigators are accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in rare comic books while working an embezzlement case.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago couple is suing the owner of a small cargo plane that crashed into their home.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Groups of protesters gathered in several Illinois cities the second night after prosecutors announced a Missouri police officer wouldn’t face charges in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than 1.9 million passengers are expected to pass through Chicago’s airports over the Thanksgiving holiday period.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois hunters have killed nearly 52,000 deer during the first weekend of the state’s firearm hunting season.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of setting a fire that destroyed or damaged a handful of buildings in downtown Rock Island has been released on bond and will undergo a second mental health evaluation.
SOUTH ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — A California-based fresh food manufacturer is expanding in the Chicago suburbs.