CHICAGO (AP) – An ex-congressman from Illinois with no home of his own is to appear in Chicago federal court to seek approval for accommodations that would meet bond conditions.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) – Illinois courts are facing a shortage of court reporters, with the average age of people in the profession rising and fewer young people taking it on as a career.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) – Bradley University trustees say they have four finalists who they will interview to be the private Peoria school’s next president.
SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) – The northern Illinois city of Sycamore now has the parts it needs to fix its penny parking meters.
CHICAGO (AP) – A cardiologist who worked at a Chicago-area Veterans Affairs hospital says the facility had a yearlong backlog of unread heart tests.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) – Southern Illinois University has told hundreds of instructors that they’ll have jobs this fall despite state budget troubles in Springfield.
CHICAGO (AP) – South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham brought his Republican presidential campaign to Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood, where he voiced his support of Illinois Sen. Mark Kirk’s bid for re-election.
CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago police say a man who was exonerated of a murder charge after spending 17 years in prison was killed by a man he attempted to rob.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) – Organizers have canceled an air show in northern Illinois because some residents near Waukegan’s airport would not agree to clear out of a safety zone during the two-day event.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Opponents of a proposed tollway linking Illinois and Indiana want a public hearing on a rule to create tax breaks for the project.