SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois farmers are winding down the harvest, with 97 percent of the state’s corn crop having been brought in as of last week.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois health officials have suspended a telephone hotline about the Ebola virus because the number of calls to it has fallen sharply.
Galesburg Police have released more details on yesterday’s accident first reported around 2pm Monday on Interstate 74 west of the East Main Street exit ramp. They say 26-year-old Jacob Diaz was headed eastbound on I-74 when his vehicle collided with a pickup truck parked on the right shoulder driven by 55-year-old John Droke of Henderson.
Police say Diaz was
CHICAGO (AP) — Dozens of Chicago protesters upset with developments in the Ferguson, Missouri, police shooting case are camped out at the doors of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s office inside City Hall.
CHICAGO (AP) — A longtime federal judge and five-term Democratic congressman from Illinois has received America’s highest civilian honor from President Barack Obama.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities have ruled out arson as a possible cause of a stable fire that killed 32 horses in suburban Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — Communities around Illinois have reacted to a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer in the Ferguson shooting death of an unarmed black teenager.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Police say four men have stolen at least $23,000 worth of designer jeans and leather jackets from a Peoria store in a span of two minutes.