CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago officials say classroom air conditioning has been installed in 57 public schools, with 29 more scheduled to get it by the end of October.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–A Sangamon County committee has approved a $2.6 million settlement offer to the family of a former clown charged with child sex crimes who died in 2007.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Advocates for term limits in Illinois say the state Supreme Court likely will decide whether the issue can appear on the November ballot, no matter how an appeals court rules.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Joshua Houston tiebreaking RBI single in the fifth inning lifted Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West to an 8-7 victory over Cumberland, Rhode Island, on Monday night in the Little League World Series.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A McLean County jury has convicted a Bloomington man of aggravated arson after acquitting him of attempted murder.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk continues to push for the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.