CHICAGO (AP) — Jurors have heard closing arguments in the trials of two brothers accused of digging up graves and reselling plots at a suburban Chicago desecrating human remains at a suburban Chicago cemetery.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic lawmakers are asking Illinois’ colleges and universities for more information about administrators’ contracts and benefits following a $762,000 buyout package that College of DuPage trustees approved for the school’s president.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 26-year-old Chicago man stabbed his girlfriend with a steak knife 34 times in Quincy.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner isn’t ruling out keeping the current state prison director on the job.
CHICAGO (AP) — A lawyer for a former prison chaplain who pleaded guilty to trying to help an imprisoned mobster find a Stradivarius violin hidden outside prison walls describes his client as a good man who made a mistake.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois residents might not be able to use their driver’s licenses at airports starting in 2016.
CHICAGO (AP) — Forward Kris Versteeg has been activated from longterm injured reserve by the Chicago Blackhawks after being sidelined by a fractured left hand.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Ben Wilkerson as assistant offensive line coach.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A teacher’s aide is accused of hitting a 10-year-old student in the face at a Belleville elementary school.
ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — A student at a suburban Chicago community college has been diagnosed with measles.