CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man is jailed on suspicion of stealing a truck used for deliveries of a college student newspaper and using that vehicle to sideswipe two police cars during a chase.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is seeking enforcement action against a gas station that leaked fuel into sanitary sewers in the DuPage County village of Lisle.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials of Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo say a female klipspringer calf named Asha unexpectedly died this week.
CHICAGO (AP) — Navy medical personnel will work in a Chicago-area trauma and burn unit as part of a new training program to help the military doctors, nurses and corpsmen prepare for combat situations.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A repeat child sex offender from South Carolina has been sentenced to life in prison plus 30 years for sexual exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One of a number of Illinois towns struggling with increasing pension costs wants to save money by shifting control of its fire department to a private company.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gay rights supporters are using the upcoming Chicago Pride Parade to draw attention to Republican Bruce Rauner’s statements that he would have vetoed Illinois’ same-sex marriage bill.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public Schools official say a reduced number of students expected in the fall has prompted the layoff of teachers and other staff.
CHICAGO (AP) — The issue of how Republican Bruce Rauner’s daughter got into an elite Chicago public high school has resurfaced in the Illinois governor’s race.