INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say two men have been charged in a break-in that left a burglar dead and a homeowner injured in Independence.
OGLESBY, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a man who broke both legs in a fall from a canyon ledge in Starved Rock State Park could face charges.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The boys state basketball finals will remain in Peoria and the girls tournaments will stay in Normal at least through 2020.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner’s actions on immigration during his first two months in office have been perplexing to advocates in immigrant-friendly Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — After Gov. Pat Quinn lost the November election to Bruce Rauner, he had the state write a $10 million check to a film studio to buy land on Chicago’s West Side that was not for sale.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel spent more than $10 million for the city to clean up from a blizzard on Super Bowl Sunday that could have hurt his bid for a second term.
GIFFORD, Ill. (AP) — Volunteers are returning to a central Illinois community damaged by a 2013 tornado to plant more trees in front of homes that have been rebuilt.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner and gay rights advocates say they’ve found common ground following a hostile election season.
CHICAGO (AP) — A man is accused of shooting and injuring a 17-year-old girl near a Chicago school where he’s in charge of monitoring the arrival and dismissal of students.