SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House committee has rejected a proposed tax on sweetened drinks that supporters say would help fight obesity.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have halted a so-called “cupcake” bill introduced after a young girl’s home baking operation was shut down this year.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new report from the city of Chicago concludes most guns recovered in crimes in the city were first sold in states with less stringent gun laws.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — City leaders in Peoria are talking about trying to bring a World War II-era U.S. Navy vessel to the city’s waterfront as a tourist attraction.
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP)–Lindsay Whalen scored 22 points and Seimone Augustus added 17 to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Chicago Sky 75-72 on Monday in a showdown of unbeaten teams.