CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — An attorney for the family of three southwestern Illinois murder victims filed another motion requesting the assessment of damages.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A southwestern Illinois man accused of inserting what prosecutors called “booby trap” sewing needles into packaged supermarket meats has asked a federal judge to reconsider denying him bond.
CHICAGO (AP) — A legislative panel said Tuesday that it wants more time to decide whether rules written by the Department of Natural Resources to govern hydraulic fracturing in Illinois can take effect.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Wet, cool conditions across much of Illinois have put farmers behind schedule in bringing their corn in from the fields, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — A trial has been scheduled for early next year for a southern Illinois man accused of killing his 3-month-old son.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — An Elgin man is in intensive care after an explosion blew out the walls and windows of his house, fire officials said.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing two southern Illinois bank workers and critically wounding a third during a botched robbery has been scheduled for another federal court appearance.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man accused of sexually assaulting his ex-girlfriend and injuring a university police officer who tried to help her has been ordered held on $800,000 bond.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public School students read 2.7 million books this summer as part of Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s Readers Summer Learning Challenge, officials announced Monday.