CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is set to pay tribute to the state’s agriculture industry during the upcoming Illinois-Purdue football game.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says the Department of Justice has set aside $19 million for various justice-system programs in Illinois, including one providing assistance to crime victims and to reduce recidivism rates.
CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama is headed home to Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man charged with mailing threats of rapes, killings, bombings and beheadings to Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus will get a chance to make his case for being eligible for bond.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn plans to lean on some heavy-hitting Democrats with strong ties to the state as his re-election campaign against Republican Bruce Rauner enters its crucial last month.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — The warden of Dixon Correctional Center has retired in the wake of an Illinois Department of Corrections investigation of her for protocol violations, officials said.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Residents of Rock Island have started the recovery process after a fire ripped through the heart of downtown, destroying or damaging eight buildings in the western Illinois city.
STREATOR, Ill. (AP) — The McMullen family in Streator has grown a pumpkin so big that the only way to move it is by forklift.