The championship of the District 15 American Legion baseball tournament is at stake this afternoon as Galesburg plays Oneida.
UNDATED (AP) — A person with knowledge of the details says the Los Angeles Lakers have claimed Carlos Boozer after he was waived by the Chicago Bulls via the amnesty clause.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Tamika Catchings scored 25 points, and Briann January added 14 as the Indiana Fever sent the Chicago Sky to their sixth straight loss, 82-64 on Thursday night.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) _ Illinois has hired former Maryland offensive line coach Tom Brattan to fill the same role for the Illini.
A candidate for Illinois Treasurer says his endorsement by a major state union is big.
Democratic State Senator Mike Frerichs stopped in Galesburg yesterday as he campaigned across the state this week touting his endorsement by the 130-thousand member Illinois Education Association.
HOUSTON (AP) — An Illinois man has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for trafficking thousands of fake Viagra pills to Texas.
GRAFTON, Ill. (AP) — Ferry and vehicle traffic around western Illinois and eastern Missouri is returning to normal now that the rain-swollen Mississippi and Illinois rivers are receding.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Springfield police say they’ve issued hundreds of citations to people using cellphones while driving more than six months after a state-wide ban took effect.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Western Illinois University has received an award for increasing its student retention rate.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman with partial paralysis plans to participate in the city’s Disability Pride Parade by driving a robot from her apartment bedroom.