BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP)–Bristol Motor Speedway is getting its wish _ a later race date in the spring.
ATLANTA (AP)–Courtney Vandersloot made a tiebreaking jumper from the top of the key with 20 seconds left the Sky to an 80-77 win over the Dream in the first game of their WNBA playoff series.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has announced it will receive more than $1.7 million to expand the Illinois Recreational Access Program.
CHICAGO (AP)–A Chicago man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a 2009 crash that killed a woman and critically injured her young son.
CHICAGO (AP)–After hiding in Poland for years, a suspect in a fatal 2004 drunken driving crash in Chicago is being held without bond.
CHICAGO (AP)–Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has signed a mass transit reform law intended to make the operations of transit agencies serving metropolitan Chicago more transparent and accountable.
Shirley “Luan” Kirby, 90, passed away Thursday August 21, 2014, in Roseville, IL.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP)–A section of Interstate 70 in southwestern Illinois has been named in honor of former Congressman Jerry Costello.