DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Bibles can no longer be found in the rooms of Northern Illinois University’s campus hotel after a secular group complained it had no place in nightstands.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — The Martin Luther King Bridge connecting East St. Louis to St. Louis is set to reopen after being closed for construction.
BEASON, Ill. (AP) — An appellate court has upheld the convictions of a man for fatally beating five members of his ex-wife’s family in their central Illinois home
COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Officials in a southwest Illinois community have decided to allow up to 75 residents to keep chickens within city limits.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police are urging holiday shoppers to be extra cautious to avoid criminals.
CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of Chicago teachers and their supporters held a rally as the fight continues between the teachers union and the school district for a new contract.
GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — U.S. Steel will temporarily idle its Granite City Works steelmaking and finishing operations, putting about 2,000 workers off the job indefinitely.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says the White House is taking action to answer his questions about Syrian refugees entering the country.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama Foundation has hired a native Chicagoan and former aide to President Barack Obama for a key role in the development of his presidential library and museum.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois state Sen. Daniel Biss says he won’t seek the Democratic nomination for state comptroller in 2016.