CHICAGO (AP) –Illinois lawmakers set out to work with educators, mental health professionals and police and others to help mentally ill children in the hopes of preventing school shootings.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge in Springfield has jailed the daughter of President Barack Obama’s former pastor as she awaits sentencing on a money-laundering conviction.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Rockford University President Robert Head says he’s retiring next summer.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge in Chicago has sentenced a psychotherapy-services employee to nearly six years in prison in a $1.5 million Medicare fraud.
CHICAGO (AP) –Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says 140 teams of attorneys and investigators will be monitoring elections in Chicago and Springfield.
CHICAGO (AP) –An Illinois doctors group has ideas for reducing the problem of “doctor shopping” for narcotics.
CHICAGO (AP) — Flight attendants have celebrated the 25th anniversary of the in-flight smoking ban.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A former home health care personal nursing assistant from St. Louis has been ordered to spend three years in federal prison for defrauding an 82-year-old patient.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has nominated two people to fill openings on the University of Illinois’ Board of Trustees.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Naperville man has won the largest prize in Illinois Lottery history.