BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A former Illinois prison guard has been sentenced to two years of probation after admitting she had sexual relations with an inmate.
CHICAGO (AP) — The union that represents Chicago police wants a judge to stop the city from releasing files that detail officer misconduct until the records can be reviewed.
WARE, Ill. (AP)–A trial has begun for a Union County woman accused of killing her boyfriend’s 4-year-old son nearly three years ago.
CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Olympic medalist Gracie Gold has returned to her roots with a visit to her former figure skating club in the Chicago suburbs.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor is receiving financial help from an unexpected source — one of the unions campaigning against Republican Bruce Rauner because of the Winnetka businessman’s views on organized labor.
REYNOLDS, Ind. (AP) — Northern Indiana police say a semi-truck driver whose vehicle collided with a Chicago-bound Amtrak passenger train told authorities he saw the oncoming train but pulled into its path anyway because he thought he had time to clear the tracks.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is spending $1.3 million from its capital construction budget to help fund preconstruction work on a long-planned three-state intermodal port.
DIXON, Ill. (AP) — Former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell, who was convicted of stealing nearly $54 million from the northern Illinois city, will get an extra month to make a court filing regarding her retirement funds.