CHICAGO (AP) — Imprisoned Illinois ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is on track to be released from federal prison earlier than first expected because of his completion of a drug or alcohol treatment program.
CHICAGO (AP) — The issue of same-sex marriage has taken center stage in the race for Illinois governor as gay couples statewide are taking their vows.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a Chicago charter school operator with defrauding investors.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois election officials say a group that supports eight-year term limits on legislators appears to have enough signatures to let voters decide on the issue in November.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois officials say the state will need a mix of power sources and energy efficiency initiatives to meet proposed federal limits for carbon pollution.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The Democratic candidate for Illinois lieutenant governor says he’s disappointed with the budget that the state Legislature passed last week.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a badly decomposed female body found in a Peoria drainage ditch has been identified as a woman who was reported missing last month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Dozens of county clerk offices across Illinois are set to begin issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — There are plans to build a tourism center in McLean County focusing on the area’s Route 66 history and Abraham Lincoln heritage.