SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — New Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger sees her new job as a chance to help the state get its budget problems in order.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — More than 500 people sent emails to the University of Illinois either pushing to have former Symbionese Liberation Army member James Kilgore rehired as an instructor or trying to keep him off the payroll.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Police say a 25-year-old Springfield man who was on parole for a 2008 fatal shooting has been shot dead.
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Illinois Institute of Government and Public Affairs says there is no easy to repair Illinois’ chronic annual deficit.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Lake County prosecutors say they want former Gavin Elementary District 37 teacher accused of sexually assaulting two students held without bond.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Enrollment at Benedictine University in Springfield has dropped 32 percent this spring compared to last year.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — The former public library building in Quincy, Illinois soon will be the Mississippi River city’s new history museum.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Air Force veteran and a community college student will be among guests from Illinois attending President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth says she’s considering challenging Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk in 2016.