The first outbreak of measles in Illinois this year came Tuesday in suburban Cook County, as an individual confirmed only to be above the age of 18 was diagnosed.
CHICAGO (AP) — A professor who lost a University of Illinois job offer over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages has sued the university’s board of trustees and key administrators to try to get that job.
CHICAGO (AP) — Amtrak will spend $12 million on renovations to Chicago’s 90-year-old Union Station.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Will County has settled a lawsuit for $126,500 that was brought by a suburban Chicago police officer who was wrongly accused in a deadly 2010 shooting spree.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A former worker for Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville is accused of lying to federal agents investigating consulting contracts he arranged.
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge has sentenced a 36-year-old Chicago man to 10 years in prison following his conviction in defrauding two Dubuque businesses.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in Will County say a Romeoville man convicted of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl and filming the abuse has been sentenced to 108 years in prison.