CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago police say they are investigating a break-in at a church on the city’s South Side in which $8,000 was stolen from a charity box.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–A former soldier has been sentenced in Illinois to 15 years in federal prison after being accused of robbing a convenience store.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–A 114-year-old Civil War statue will be returned to downtown Rockford after decades at another location.
CHICAGO (AP)–A federal judge has sentenced a suburban Chicago man to 17 1/2 years in prison for a murder-for-hire scheme targeting his estranged wife and several of her friends.
JONESBORO, Ill. (AP)–A 76-year-old former southern Illinois pastor has been ordered committed to state custody for 51 years for molesting a 4-year-old child in 2010.
CHICAGO (AP)–The Illinois Department of Public Health has announced a 21-day quarantine for those who’ve had direct contact with West Africa Ebola patients.
CHICAGO (AP)–A federal judge has named the same attorney who oversaw hiring in the city of Chicago to monitor hiring problems at Gov. Pat Quinn’s Department of Transportation.
CHICAGO (AP)–A suburban Chicago lawyer who hosted a syndicated radio talk show has been found guilty of mortgage fraud in a scheme to defraud lenders out of nearly $10 million.