CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has taken action on 124 clemency petitions, granting 38 and denying 86.
CHICAGO (AP) — A highway interchange near downtown Chicago has been named for former Mayor Jane Byrne.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Two men have been sentenced to 30-year prison terms after they pleaded guilty to a felony home invasion in Decatur last year.
This weekend marks the end of the summer with a number of parties and opportunities to have a good time.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy police detective’s decision to take another look at an unexplained death led to a first-degree murder charge this week against a former prosecutor and one-time University of Illinois football standout.
ALSIP, Ill. (AP) — A monument has been dedicated at a suburban Chicago cemetery that was the site of grave desecration scandal uncovered in 2009.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — A 59-year-old Chinese national has been sentenced to two years in prison for bilking more than $50,000 from Illinois casinos.