EAST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The highest-ranking African-American in Congress is scheduled to speak at an NAACP banquet in East Peoria.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois Supreme Court justice seeking retention is again embroiled in a big-money campaign, this time with a group of plaintiffs’ attorneys contributing more than $1 million in hopes of ousting him.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden defended Democratic policies as he rallied party supporters during his second visit to Illinois in five days.
CHICAGO (AP) — Amazon Inc. says it plans to open its first facility in Illinois next year in a move that would create 1,000 jobs.
WEST PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria County grand jury has indicted a Chicago man who authorities say assaulted his pregnant girlfriend and then attacked sheriff’s deputies during his arrest.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A Maryland man serving a 60-year federal prison sentence has pleaded not guilty to charges he assaulted a correctional officer in Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chinese government officials are coming to Chicago to discuss major agricultural trade issues between the United States and China.
Creating green space in a community is very important.
HOMER GLEN, Ill. (AP)–Authorities say at least two people were injured when a tractor tipped during a tractor ride at a popular suburban Chicago pumpkin farm.