CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Anthony Beane finished with 15 points, Tyler Smithpeters added 11 and Southern Illinois pushed past Tennessee State 65-58 on Tuesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) — A company storing petroleum coke on Chicago’s southeast side says it plans to build a huge structure to contain the grainy black piles and keep them from blowing around.
COUNTRYSIDE, Ill. (AP) — Late Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka has been remembered as a tough, honest leader with a signature sense of humor.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — The city of Rockford has settled one lawsuit after the police shooting death of an unarmed black man in 2009 but a second lawsuit is still pending.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois residents are being warned about a phone scam in which victims are told there’s a warrant for their arrest because of missed jury duty. They’re also told they can avoid arrest by paying a fine.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A federal jury begins deliberating Wednesday on whether a Chicago businessman and his wife stole $3.4 million they received in state grant funds.
(Story corrected) CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A member of the University of Illinois board of trustees who led the school through two presidential searches says she won’t seek reappointment after her term ends next month.