CHICAGO (AP) – With a potentially costly lawsuit looming over it, the governing body of prep sports in Illinois has launched new concussion-prevention projects.
EARLVILLE, Ill. (AP) – A small city in northern Illinois is at odds over a proposed transportation center to ship and store a central ingredient of hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking.
O’FALLON, Ill. (AP) – Police in southern Illinois are investigating how a stone veteran’s memorial ended up knocked over and shattered.
CHICAGO (AP) – President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are highlighting Chicago’s importance in their lives as they announce the city will host his presidential library.
TROY, Ill. (AP) — A Southern Illinois University student who police say was killed while trying to sell his sports car advertised on Craigslist will be laid to rest in southwestern Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Five soldiers from the Army National Guard base in Springfield will deploy to Afghanistan as part of a specialized team that will train with Polish soldiers.
ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to hire someone to kill her ex-boyfriend.
CHICAGO (AP) — The first major exhibition of Charles Ray’s work opens at the Art Institute of Chicago this week.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Two Swansea brothers and business owners have pleaded guilty to acquiring more than $1 million through food stamp fraud.