CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is refusing to delay sentencing for ex-Illinois Rep. Keith Farnham on a child pornography conviction despite an illness that soon could take his life.
OTTAWA, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois nature photographer has been found not guilty on charges of illegally taking two baby eagles from the wild.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has been charged with neglecting four horses, which authorities say were severely underweight when they were discovered last spring.
ALLERTON, Ill. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources says it is nearing a decision on a mining permit sought by an Indiana company that wants to build a new coal mine in eastern Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has announced several appointments at three Illinois colleges.
NEW LENOX, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters in the Illinois village of New Lenox have some new equipment that may help them save the lives of pets suffering from smoke inhalation.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Effingham soon will get charging stations from electric car manufacturer Tesla.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Tollway wants to become a testing ground for wireless technology that transmits warnings about road conditions from vehicle to vehicle.