SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Legislature has approved a measure to allow furniture and other state-owned items linked to Barack Obama to be loaned or given to his presidential library and museum.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Legislature will resume work Wednesday with four days left in its scheduled legislative session.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Agriculture is kicking off a media and retail campaign this week to highlight produce grown in the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials say more than 400 volunteers removed almost 800 bags of trash from state highway roadsides in April.
CHICAGO (AP) — Julia Collins predicted in her eighth grade yearbook that she would someday be a “Jeopardy!” champion.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A plan to overhaul the way Illinois funds its schools has cleared an important hurdle in the Legislature.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have revived a so-called “cupcake bill” introduced after a young girl’s home baking operation was shut down.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have quickly advanced a plan to overhaul Cook County’s pension system by increasing county payments and reducing some benefits for employees.z
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — Prosecutors say they plan to present their closing arguments Thursday in the murder trial of a man accused in the 2008 beating deaths of four people in northwest Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois Senate committee has approved a plan to ask voters whether the state should increase the minimum wage to $10 an hour.