ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — St. Charles school officials have expelled two high school students who they say shut down the district’s computer network.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man suspected in two bank robberies is facing federal charges in one of the alleged heists.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A Rockford man has pleaded guilty but mentally ill in the beating death of a 75-year-old woman.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago travel agent is accused of cheating more than 50 Muslim pilgrims by selling them package trips to Mecca without the required Saudi Arabian visas.
BROOKFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Brookfield Zoo is welcoming the second bottlenose dolphin born in the western Chicago suburb in five days.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar Inc. sees President Barack Obama’s change in U.S. policy toward Cuba as a potential business opportunity.
A Mattoon, Illinois man will spend some more time in jail and have to pay tens of thousands of dollars in costs after pleading guilty to having tens of thousands of dollars worth of drugs in his possession when stepping off an Amtrak train over the summer.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police says they’ve arrested an instructor at the Illinois School for the Visually Impaired for alleged aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois maximum-security state prison is in lockdown because five inmates in one housing unit have developed chickenpox.