ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The city of Rockford says it has reached a $1.1 million settlement with the estate of an unarmed black man who was fatally shot inside a church-run daycare by two white police officers in 2009.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk has retired from the Naval Reserve, ending a 23-year military career.
OAK PARK, Ill. (AP) — Officials say nearly 600 students in a suburban Chicago elementary school district have missed school because of illness.
CHICAGO (AP) — State officials say anyone who collected unemployment insurance this year can sign up to be notified when a tax form needed to complete state and federal tax returns is available.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Wesleyan University’s president says he plans to retire at the end of July.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has allowed the use of cameras and audio recording devices in Cook County courts on an experimental basis starting next month.
CHICAGO (AP) — A woman has been placed on probation for two years after pleading guilty to stalking Chicago Cubs President Theo Epstein.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A Quincy man has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the bludgeoning death of a 41-year-old man.