ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Elena Delle Donne scored 21 points, Sylvia Fowles added 14 points and 11 rebounds, and the Chicago Sky beat the Washington Mystics 76-65 on Sunday night.
GALESBURG, Ill. (AP) — A school district in western Illinois will give a high school diploma to an African American man 55 years after he was denied one because he attended a picnic at a park where blacks weren’t allowed to go to at the time.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — One of the Mississippi River bridges linking the Quad Cities has closed to allow work on the span.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Eighteen members of the Illinois Air National Guard Security Forces are returning from a seven-month deployment to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Tribune Co. today completed the spinoff of its newspaper business and changed its name to Tribune Media Co.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A 68-year-old southwestern Illinois man accused by federal prosecutors of inserting sewing needles into packaged meat is to learn whether he’ll be eligible for bond.
HARTSBURG, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a Springfield pilot flying home from a Wisconsin air show made an emergency landing on a highway in Logan County.