SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois Department of Corrections officials say there’s no need to review rules about prison administrators’ contact with ex-convicts after a sex offender was found living with a prison warden.
CHICAGO (AP)–The chairman of the foundation behind the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum says fundraising is drying up because of tensions between the library’s executive director and the director of the state agency that oversees it.
CHICAGO (AP)–A former Chicago police commander serving a sentence for lying about the torture of dozens of men by officers under his command is getting out of prison.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP)–A man armed with a handgun has been arrested near a wastewater treatment facility northwest of Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois’ gubernatorial candidates have changed their views on who should pay for a potential presidential library in President Barack Obama’s home state.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–An East St. Louis area prosecutor is being appointed to handle low-level crimes before they become a bigger problem.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Investigators are continuing to review the cause of a weekend fire that destroyed or damaged a handful of buildings in downtown Rock Island.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — As enrollment declines or remains flat, public universities in Illinois are competing to recruit students across the country and world.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Department of Aviation data show flights are still canceled at O’Hare International Airport after sabotage last week at a suburban air traffic control center.