CHICAGO (AP) –The University of Chicago Crime Lab has teamed up with the MacArthur Foundation and Get In Chicago to offer up to $1 million each for the best ideas to curtail youth violence.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) –A central Illinois woman has died of smoke inhalation during a house fire.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –A staffer for a U.S. Congressman from Illinois has been chosen to replace a state lawmaker who resigned from the General Assembly earlier this month.
CHICAGO (AP) –Actor Vince Vaughn will be among several thousand people immersing themselves in the icy waters of Lake Michigan to support the Special Olympics.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –The Illinois Department of Transportation is warning drivers about potentially hazardous travel conditions as a winter storm moves through the state.
CHICAGO (AP)– The Chicago Police Department has its first ever deputy chief.
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) –The Lake County Health Department is offering free measles vaccinations to anyone who may have been exposed to the virus at a local home-improvement store.
CHICAGO (AP) –A 36-year-old northern Illinois man has been arrested on child pornography charges.