SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A newspaper review of time cards shows that off-duty police officers hired to keep Springfield’s three high schools safe have missed a “considerable” amount of work.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Drew Hare finished 365 yards of total offense, 185 passing and 180 rushing, and three touchdowns to lead Northern Illinois to a 51-41 win over Miami (Ohio) on Saturday.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Scott County attorney says five Davenport officers acted correctly in a shooting last month that left a man dead.
INA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say an elderly couple died in a house explosion in the southern Illinois town of Ina.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Better Business Bureau and several government agencies are warning the public to be on the lookout for scams related to the Ebola virus.
CHICAGO (AP) — George Lucas is filling in details on his planned art and movie memorabilia museum, including how he settled on Chicago as a location over his hometown of San Francisco.