CHICAGO (AP) — Environmentalists are urging Illinois lawmakers to create a new monarch butterfly license plate to help boost the population of the state insect and other pollinators.
CHICAGO (AP) — A medical marijuana company plans to ask a Cook County judge to dissolve a court order that is delaying its operation in Kankakee.
MARION, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the suffocation death of his 3-month-old son.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock’s constituents are struggling with the news the 18th District Republican will vacate his seat later this month after a barrage of questions about spending irregularities.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A judge in western Illinois has issued layoff notices to six of 10 court reporters as he tries to stretch his dollars in a state budget crisis.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials have attributed a homeless man’s November death in Chicago to the cold, making it the 24th cold-related death in Cook County this season.