O’FALLON, Ill. (AP) –A growing southwestern Illinois bedroom community is considering leasing the city’s water and sewer systems to a private company to generate money for citywide improvements.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State University has named one of its former deans as the school’s next provost.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County prosecutors say a 28-year-old Chicago man has been sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing child pornography.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a man was stabbed multiple times inside the downtown Rockford Public Library.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — A suburban Chicago man who spent 20 years in prison for abduction and rape has been exonerated after DNA evidence indicated he was wrongfully convicted.
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in Cook County say grand jury indictments will be pursued against the head of a suburban Chicago Islamic school who is charged with sexual assault.
GALENA, Ill. (AP) — Rail traffic has resumed past the site where a BNSF Railway freight train derailed near Galena and caught fire.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-based environmental group has released a report on the economic impact of renewable energy in Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — The plan to give the city control over two pieces of park land on Chicago’s South Side so that Barack Obama can choose one as the site for his presidential library has taken a big step forward.