CHICAGO (AP) — The owner of a Chicago trucking company certified as a minority-owned business has been sentenced to 17 months in prison.
THOMSON, Ill. (AP) — The federal Bureau of Prisons has allocated nearly $54 million to begin opening the Thomson Correctional Center in the northwest part of Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than 2.3 million Illinois taxpayers have already filed their income tax returns, with more than half getting refunds.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan says her public access bureau handled more than 3,400 new issues involving open records and meetings in 2013.
We’ll talk with Knoxville native Christian Johnson at 7:10 about his experience as an extra in the Movie “Divergent”.
“Divergent” was filmed in Chicago and opens in theaters next Friday. Knoxville native Christian Johnson was an extra in the movie. We’ll talk with Christian about his experience at 7:10 on the WGIL Morning News.
CHICAGO (AP)–The Illinois Department of Employment Security says unemployment dropped in January in 11 of Illinois’ 12 metro areas, but most areas lost jobs.
CHICAGO (AP)–Former Chicago alderman and Cook County commissioner Robert Shaw says he’s running for Chicago mayor.
CHICAGO (AP)– Gov. Pat Quinn says he moved swiftly to correct problems stemming from a 2010 anti-violence program he created long before a February state auditor’s report raised questions.