CHICAGO (AP) — A federal appeals court has overturned the murder conviction during a bench trial of an Illinois man, saying the judge’s ruling was “nonsense.”
WOOD RIVER, Ill. (AP) — Officials of the southern Illinois community of Wood River say the city’s mayor has died.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Department of Transportation says Interstate 74 near Urbana has been reopened after inspections found the damage to an overpass caused by a semitrailer was cosmetic.
DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A legal challenge to an Illinois nonprofit’s medical marijuana permit has been delayed.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A standoff between Springfield police and a man authorities say was holding several people against their will ended with the man shooting himself.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — New ballots are being sent to absentee voters in East St. Louis after the Illinois Supreme Court ruled the mayor’s name cannot be on the ballot.
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (AP) — The head of a suburban Chicago Islamic school has pleaded not guilty to eight criminal counts alleging he sexually abused an employee.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Social service providers and city officials in Bloomington have discussed building tiny houses of about 350 square feet to help the homeless.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Advocates of group homes for the disabled are calling for the closing of nearly all state-run institutions as part of plan they say would save Illinois $337 million a year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Senate leaders are on the spot to find enough votes for a proposed deal to close a $1.6 billion gap in this year’s budget to save state programs and agencies from running out of money.