CHICAGO (AP) — A high-profile defense attorney in Chicago pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges that he encouraged a witness to lie on the stand in an ultimately failed bid to win an acquittal for his purported cocaine-dealer client.
ATKINSON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police officials are re-interviewing people who were questioned 40 years ago about the strangulation death of a 16-year-old western Illinois girl.
The Abingdon/Avon Tornadoes have cracked the top-10 in this week’s Illinois High School Class 1A Football Poll.
PHOENIX (AP) — Brittney Griner shook off two blows to the face to finish with 19 points, Diana Taurasi added 18 and the Phoenix Mercury made it two straight routs in the WNBA Finals with a 97-68 win over the Chicago Sky on Tuesday night.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — The Big Ten has suspended Northwestern defensive lineman C.J. Robbins for one game for punching a player during last weekend’s loss to Northern Illinois.
UNDATED (AP) — There are a couple of nonconference tests and rivalry games on the Big Ten schedule this week, but this week is more about recovery.