CHICAGO (AP) — A woman and two children were killed in Chicago when they were struck by a semi-trailer truck in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Tollway officials say no customer accounts were compromised in a recent scam involving fake emails.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — U.S. Senator Dick Durbin is wading into the mayoral race in his hometown of East St. Louis. Durbin is endorsing a challenger for her support for limiting operating hours at the city’s late-night bars and clubs.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Police is phasing out paper applications for firearm owner identification cards.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Within minutes of the buzzer at the University of Illinois’ basketball game Wednesday decorative banners in the State Farm Center started coming down. And nothing, except for construction work, will happen in the building for nine months.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal urges people to change their smoke-detector batteries when they move their clocks forward this weekend.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled allegations of sexual harassment against former Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford (ROOTH’-ur-furd) can go to trial over the objections of state lawyers.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — A Gary funeral home where the remains of two babies were found inside small boxes above ceiling tiles could face state sanctions.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A railroad company has agreed to pay $570,000 to settle claims over a 2009 derailment that spilled ethanol and killed tens of thousands of fish in northern Illinois.