NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft is recalling Velveeta cheese from Walmart stores in as many as 12 states, mostly in the Midwest, because the cheese lacks the proper amount of preservatives.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Some veterans groups think video gambling might be the key to fixing finances hurt by membership declines.
OTTAWA, Ill. (AP) — A proposed sand mine expansion in LaSalle County is moving forward after the county’s zoning board unanimously voted to recommend its approval.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Plans are under way to overhaul the historic Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices site in downtown Springfield.
PITTSFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A special prosecutor has been appointed to handle the case of Pike County’s sheriff, who is accused of misconduct.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Secretary of State office’s main computer briefly stopped working, halting transactions for about three hours.
CHICAGO (AP) — Donald Trump is coming to Chicago to see his name in lights.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — Health officials say they have confirmed that a crow found in one of Chicago’s western suburban counties has tested positive for West Nile virus.
CHICAGO (AP) — A consumer watchdog group has warned Chicago and northern Illinois residents of a phone scam where callers pose as IRS officials and trick people into sending them money.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed new legislation meant to improve oversight of used-tire storage and processing sites that can pose major environmental hazards.