CHICAGO (AP) — A driver for a ride-sharing service accused of threatening Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and others on Facebook is expected to enter a plea to a charge of transmitting a threatening communication.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) _ The president of the University of Illinois says the school is deferring paycheck increases until the state budget is settled in Springfield.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — Wheaton College in suburban Chicago says it will stop offering health insurance plans to students to avoid providing birth control coverage mandated by the Affordable Care Act.
FREEPORT, Ill. (AP) — Freeport’s new Veterans Affairs clinic will open at the end of next month.
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal judges say a Bloomington, Illinois police dog named Lex is far from being top dog in drug-sniffing.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — One central Illinois county is a step closer to keeping its ban on employee use of marijuana, including for medicinal purposes.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Police say a 7-month-old boy is in critical condition after he was left in a hot car for about two hours in Joliet.