CHICAGO (AP) — Jane Byrne, Chicago’s first and only female mayor, has died at the age of 80.
As the second round of insurance enrollment starts for the Affordable Care Act, the Knox County Health Department prepares not just to continue to help sign people up, but also to help people understand their benefits.
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — State, Des Moines County and Burlington agencies are investigating what’s being called the suspicious death of a 22-day-old baby at his parents’ mobile home north of Burlington.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern University is planning a memorial service for U.S. journalist James Foley, who was slain by Islamic State militants.
CHICAGO (AP) — A second round of enrollment under President Barack Obama’s health care law is underway. Saturday marks the start of the open enrollment season for people buying private health policies on the health law’s marketplace, HealthCare.gov.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Champaign County authorities have charged a maintenance man for an Urbana apartment complex with sexually assaulting a girl who often visited the building.
PEORIA HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Peoria County authorities say a 13-year-old boy on a bicycle has been struck and killed by a pickup truck.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A 17-year-old central Illinois girl who authorities say left her newborn son in a dumpster could face an adult sentence if convicted of attempted murder.