ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP)–Illinois Republicans are asking for court intervention in Rock Island County after they say proper election procedure isn’t being followed.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–An Illinois attorney general’s opinion has election officials worried about delays in announcing results on Election Day if they can’t count early votes before polls close.
RAYMOND, Ill. (AP)–Illinois officials say the condition of three Cub Scouts is improving after they were injured in a chemical explosion.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP)–A former Quincy woman has pleaded guilty to charges that she stole more than $12,000 from the city’s community theater while serving as its bookkeeper.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar’s belt-tightening paid off in the third quarter as the manufacturer easily beat Wall Street expectations and raised its outlook for the year.
GRAFTON, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in southern Illinois have given an Asian carp processing plant 30 days to stop rotten odors or face a shut down.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for spraying oven cleaner on a 1-year-old boy and severely burning him.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A Champaign woman who slashed a man’s throat has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Police are investigating after thieves stole four cars from a southern Illinois dealership and led officers on a high-speed chase.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A 19-year-old Peoria man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for robbing $270 from two acquaintances at gunpoint in a Wal-Mart parking lot.