OREGON, Ill. (AP) – Electronic cigarettes will be prohibited in almost all Ogle County public and work places starting July 1st.
MARION, Ill. (AP) – A former veterinarian in southern Illinois is facing accusations of housing animals in squalor after dozens were removed from her property last month.
CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) – Authorities in Coles County say the mayor of Charleston has died of natural causes.
CHICAGO (AP) – Former U.S. Rep. Mel Reynolds has been indicted on federal tax evasion charges.
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (AP) – The attorney for a Schaumburg woman charged with killing her daughter in a botched murder-suicide attempt says his client has received an outpouring of sympathy.
CHICAGO (AP) – Celebrity chef Art Smith of Chicago was planning to throw a massive wedding ceremony Sunday in Atlanta. He says it will become a celebration of the Supreme Court’s historic ruling.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Springfield Bishop Thomas Paprocki calls the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage a “misfortune.”
CHICAGO (AP) – A woman who was the first to marry her partner under Illinois’ gay marriage law says the Supreme Court’s legalization of same-sex marriages across the country is a victory her late wife is no doubt celebrating in heaven.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel are among public officials applauding the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision giving same-sex couples the right to marry anywhere in the nation.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Police in East St. Louis are searching for a suspect after two men were found shot to death in a stolen vehicle.