CHICAGO (AP) — With a Monday afternoon deadline approaching, people who want to own medical marijuana businesses in Illinois are hurrying to complete their applications for a limited number of permits.
CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly a dozen ornate box turtles have hatched at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern University in Evanston has been awarded a grant to help prevent sexual assaults on campus, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin’s office announced Friday.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — An Iowa man faces multiple aggravated battery charges in Illinois for allegedly stabbing someone in an act of road rage in suburban Chicago, the Lake County sheriff’s office announced Friday.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — Three former employees of southern Illinois’ Williamson County have been charged in connection with the disappearance of thousands of dollars from the circuit clerk’s office, Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s office said.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man was arrested after authorities said he drove his truck into the Illinois River and then swam away to avoid officers.
CHICAGO (AP) — Amid signals that Illinois’ pension overhaul could be found unconstitutional, Gov. Pat Quinn argued Friday that it makes no sense to develop a contingency plan.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois man was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison after admitting he killed a 2-year-old boy by slamming him against a wall after the child would not stop jumping on a bed.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The police chief of Davenport, Iowa, will leave his position to become police chief in Overland Park, Kansas, Davenport officials announced Friday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors in central Illinois have charged a man in connection with the discovery of a Decatur woman’s body in a shed.