SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A barrier meant to keep invasive Asian carp out of Lake Decatur is again in place after it was damaged during bad weather in February.
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Illinois at Chicago’s faculty Senate has taken a vote of “no confidence” in the leadership of its outgoing chancellor.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is reminding football fans that its new smoke-free campus policy applies to tailgaters in Memorial Stadium parking lots.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A thunderstorm left water standing in the basement of the Dana-Thomas House State Historic Site in Springfield, causing the cancellation of tours.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — If you’ve ever wondered how Americans waged war 100 years ago, the Illinois State Military Museum will give you a glimpse of the past.
CHICAGO (AP) — The official applications have been posted for aspiring medical marijuana businesses in Illinois.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Passengers were forced to leave an Amtrak train traveling from Carbondale to Chicago when engine trouble forced the cancellation of service.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago grade school teacher is wanted on allegations he sexually assaulted a girl.