WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — Still trying to solve the mystery of “Rosebud?” Get your fill of Orson Welles onscreen at Woodstock’s “Orson Welles Film Festival” to celebrate the cinema master’s 100th birthday.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford airport officials say enhanced amenities and international air service has translated into full flights and steady traffic.
QUINCY, Il. (AP) — The father of a 12-year-old Quincy, Illinois boy killed in a weekend shooting says his son was mistakenly targeted for wearing a hooded sweatshirt similar to one worn by a bar fight participant.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A planning official in the northern Illinois city of Waukegan says developers intend to save a giant Bur oak tree estimated to be more than 200 years old.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ state climatologist says March was both colder than normal and unusually snowy.
CHICAGO (AP) — House Speaker Michael Madigan wants to increase funding for state crime labs to address a backlog in processing evidence.
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Court reporters faced with spending several days at home each week as part of a cost-cutting response to an Illinois budget crisis are back at work thanks to a short-term fix by state lawmakers.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal appeals court says the $6 million an alleged al-Qaida supporter invested with a Chicago brokerage belongs to the U.S. government and can’t go to insurance companies who paid victims of the September 2001 terror attacks.
CHICAGO (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk says he’ll vote to support Loretta Lynch’s nomination for Attorney General.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — The new finance boss at Northern Illinois University says he’s looking into what the school should do after a state audit found a temporary employee was improperly reimbursed $32,000 for travel.