KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP) — A former Kankakee church deacon has been sentenced to seven years in prison for impregnating an 18-year-old mentally disabled woman.
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.