CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A Carbondale community group is pushing Southern Illinois University to review its sexual assault policies and re-open an investigation into a freshman’s rape complaint.
PECATONICA, Ill. (AP) — The importance of insects and bats in pollinating up to 90 percent of the world’s food supply will be brought home through a project at Torstenson Youth Conservation Education Center.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Former Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin plans a book-signing event in suburban Chicago.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Heartland Community College in Normal is bracing for a potential faculty strike but the school’s president intends to hold classes whether it happens or not.
NORTH PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A decomposed body has been found in a wooded area between Illinois Route 29 and the Illinois River.
BOLINGBROOK, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois review board has approved a plan to build a new hospital in Rockford.
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill. (AP) — The city of North Chicago has agreed to pay $3 million to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a man who died after police officers beat and shocked him repeatedly with a Taser.
HODGKINS, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police says a semitrailer carrying 39,000 pounds of carrots overturned on a highway exit in the southwest suburbs.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Republican officials in Sangamon County are looking for a replacement for longtime state Rep. Raymond Poe.
CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney leaving a municipal watchdog post in Chicago says he turned over his computers and investigative files to the FBI.