JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Kasey Kahne and Kyle Larson hope to learn something about Chicagoland Speedway this weekend.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Students, faculty and staff at Southern Illinois University will undergo more rigorous programs on sexual assault awareness and prevention.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — State officials say Raber’s Packing Co. of Peoria is recalling 21 pounds of its beef jerky because it was not inspected.
CHICAGO (AP) — Dozens gathered in Chicago to light candles in memory of those killed in the downing of a Malaysian Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — The Lake County coroner’s office says a Waukegan police officer killed in a crash last weekend had a blood-alcohol level more than 3 1/2 times the legal limit.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A man suspected of two summer murders has pleaded not guilty.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Police say a man halted a home invasion and beating by removing four women from the scene with one “giant bear hug. ”