Knox College will be honoring a few more people than just the traditional graduates at their commencement exercises coming up in a little more than a month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Democrats have made increasing the state’s minimum wage a core component of their campaign to keep the governor’s mansion and pick up congressional seats across the country.
MOUNT VERNON, Ill. (AP) — Cleanup is underway in portions of southern Illinois a day after severe storms that spawned deadly tornadoes in Oklahoma and Arkansas rumbled through the region.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A legislative effort to tax soft drinks in order to promote healthy living may be falling flat in Springfield.
LINCOLN, Ill. (AP) — An Abraham Lincoln museum has reopened at a new location at Lincoln College.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — Nearly 400 people gathered in a suburban Chicago church to honor the father and son killed last week at a hospital in Afghanistan.
CHICAGO (AP) — Four people have been killed and at least 31 have been wounded in shootings in Chicago over the weekend _ the third weekend in a row in which more than 30 people suffered gunshot wounds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A journalist in residence at the conservative Illinois Policy Institute is appealing a federal court’s tossing out of his lawsuit claiming legislative leaders wrongly denied him a media credential.