CHICAGO (AP) — A spokesman for a former Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says Gov. Bruce Rauner’s demand that a Chicago television and movie studio return a $10 million state grant was unnecessary.
CALUMET CITY, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed adding a northern Illinois pesticide manufacturing site to its National Priorities Lists of Superfund sites.
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of starting a fire that burned five acres in a wetland area in northern Illinois has been charged with reckless conduct.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Lawmakers are scheduled to consider a new plan introduced by House Speaker Michael Madigan to end weeks of negotiations over plugging a $1.6 billion hole in this year’s state budget.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — The financial director of a suburban Chicago school has pleaded guilty to charges he stole from the institution.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man found guilty of stabbing his father to death at a Westmont hotel has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.