WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — A former suburban Chicago man has been extradited to McHenry County from Las Vegas to face charges he killed his parents in 2006.
LOWDER, Ill. (AP) — A freight train has derailed at a grain elevator in central Illinois, injuring two and spilling an estimated 100,000 bushels of corn.
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they’re appealing the sentence for billionaire Beanie Babies creator that included no prison time for hiding around $25 million from U.S. tax authorities.
NEW YORK (AP) — Burger King reported a higher quarterly profit as growth overseas helped lift a key sales figure.
LEXINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Fire officials say one person died in a house fire in the small, rural central Illinois community of Lexington.
CHICAGO (AP) — Two lawmakers from Illinois are among 18 members of Congress who’ve sent a bipartisan letter to President Barack Obama supporting the removal of marijuana from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act.