CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man has graduated from law school years after he was exonerated for a rape conviction that led to a 28-year prison sentence.
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) — A spokesman for the southern Chicago suburb of Harvey says police have shot and killed a robbery suspect who fired a weapon at officers in a parking lot.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Efforts will start this week in Springfield to raise private money to pay for a needed $8.8 million in renovations and repairs to the 160-year-old Illinois Executive Mansion.
CHICAGO (AP) — Earth supporting the Chicago Transit Authority’s Yellow Line train tracks has eroded and fallen away, forcing transportation officials to suspend service.
KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — A Kankakee company that makes painting tools is expanding its facility and adding jobs.
SALISBURY, Ill. (AP) — Arborists are working to help some ash trees in central Illinois fight off potential infestations by emerald ash borers.
TROY, Ill. (AP) — A small southern Illinois city has its first police dog, a 17-month-old German shepherd that understands only Dutch.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — A freight train derailment has caused delays lasting hours for Amtrak passengers traveling between St. Louis and Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will be sworn into office for a second term as leader of the nation’s third-largest city.