DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Tollway officials say they expect nearly 17.6 million vehicles to use the northern Illinois interstate system during the next two weeks. That’s a slight increase compared to last year’s winter holiday season.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — President Obama has signed legislation that will rename a post office near the University of Illinois after the first black person elected to countywide office in Champaign County.
CHICAGO (AP) — A jury has convicted a former deputy police chief in suburban Chicago for using excessive force in beating a drinker in the early morning hours of a Thanksgiving Day.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation giving jurors in the state a pay boost.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — People exposed to asbestos now have more time to file lawsuits over related illnesses under a bill Gov. Pat Quinn has signed.
CHICAGO (AP) — A dispute over U.S. soccer players’ images has landed in federal court.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn is scheduled to announce the successor to late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka at a Friday event in Chicago.