INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Briann January scored 19 points and Shavonte Zellous added 18 to help the Indiana Fever beat the Chicago Sky 77-70 on Saturday night in the opener of the Eastern Conference finals.
ELMHURST, Ill. (AP) — Police have found four family members shot to death in the western Chicago suburb of Elmhurst.
MOKENA, Ill. (AP) — Part of a road southwest of Chicago has been named after a soldier killed in Afghanistan earlier this year.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — An Urbana man sentenced to six months in jail for yelling profanities at a judge has been released early after writing him another letter of apology.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Law enforcement officers in Springfield say a drug suspect arrested this week had barricaded himself inside his home behind a door reinforced with iron bars, windows covered with plywood and a back door rigged to deliver an electric shock.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — A barrier meant to keep invasive Asian carp out of Lake Decatur is again in place after it was damaged during bad weather in February.
CHICAGO (AP) — The University of Illinois at Chicago’s faculty Senate has taken a vote of “no confidence” in the leadership of its outgoing chancellor.