PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A former Baptist missionary accused of shooting his wife to death on Valentine’s Day of last year was found guilty of first-degree murder.
ELWOOD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say five people were killed and five others injured in a pair of accidents along Interstate 55 in Will County south of Chicago.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Board of Education is looking for seven new members to serve on its advisory council for bilingual education.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new report says the number of Illinois children living in areas of high poverty has increased by about a third since 2000.
QUNICY, Ill. (AP) — A western Illinois man is recovering from moderate injuries after a train hit a garbage truck he was driving.
CHICAGO (AP) — A measure signed into law by Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn gives certain counties mostly in northeastern Illinois more authority to remove their appointees who violate ethics standards.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois appellate court has agreed to hear an expedited appeal of a ruling that banned a question on term limits from the November ballot.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Jurors in central Illinois’ Peoria County are deliberating in the trial of a former Baptist missionary accused of shooting his wife to death on Valentine’s Day of last year.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that the state of Illinois has the authority to close a southern Illinois center for people with developmental disabilities.