WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP)–A northern Illinois teenager accused in a drag-racing crash that killed a passenger in his car has pleaded guilty to aggravated driving under the influence of marijuana.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP)–Investigators say a gas leak caused an explosion and fire that destroyed a home earlier this week in the southwest Chicago suburb of Joliet.
MARION, Ill. (AP)–A former Illinois state driver’s license examiner convicted of sexual misconduct involving teenager girls during their road tests has been ordered to spend four years in prison.
CHICAGO (AP)–The state government is trying to get $2 million in grant money back from a company that was supposed to be installing high-speed Internet service on Chicago’s South Side.
O’FALLON, Ill. (AP)–Police in southwestern Illinois are investigating the theft of several used vehicles from a dealership in O’Fallon.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn says he’ll sway Illinoisans to support his plan to make the temporary income tax increase permanent with “specific” and “honest” details.
CHICAGO (AP) — Microbes collected from Sue – the Field Museum’s Tyrannosaurus rex – are headed to outer space.
CHICAGO (AP) — Jobless rates fell in February in most Illinois metropolitan areas compared to the same time last year, although most areas also lost jobs.
CHICAGO (AP) — An annual report finds that Woodford County in central Illinois is the state’s healthiest, while Alexander County in Illinois’ far southern tip ranks last.