PONTIAC, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a pedestrian died in central Illinois after being struck by an Amtrak train heading to St. Louis.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago is scheduled to decide whether a father, mother and daughter charged in an alleged $7 million shoplifting spree must stay behind bars.
PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man was sentenced to five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to stealing pricy equipment from Caterpillar Inc.
CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney says jurors in a civil rights case who awarded nearly $500,000 to a man serving life in prison for killing seven people should have been told details of the Chicago-area slayings.
Around 7:30 yesterday evening a report of a fatal crash near mile marker six on I-88 West bound was reported.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP)–Winter-weary residents of northern Illinois escaping to sunny locations to the south have helped boost passenger numbers at Rockford’s airport.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois officials have put a hold on plans to require permits for most all-terrain vehicles.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Public schools, colleges and universities in Illinois have a few more days to apply for state grants to help pay for security improvements.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–A martial arts instructor from southwestern Illinois has been sentenced to 90 years in prison for sexually abusing three young students.