CHICAGO (AP)–State officials say the Illinois unemployment rate held steady at 6.6 percent in October as private-sector hiring slowed.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP)–Junior-college transfer Rodney Pryor came off the bench to pour in 26 points to lead Robert Morris past Bradley 68-61 on Wednesday night.
CHICAGO (AP)–A federal judge says a 20-year-old American accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria will remain jailed pending trial.
CHICAGO (AP)–Red-light cameras will stay put across the state after a divided Illinois Supreme Court couldn’t reach a decision on their legality.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner is calling on outgoing Gov. Pat Quinn to freeze all hiring in the final weeks of his term.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–A Democratic state lawmaker says background checks for drivers and wheelchair accessibility for passengers are among the provisions he wants included in new legislation calling for regulations of the ridesharing industry.