URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A Champaign woman who slashed a man’s throat has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
NASHVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Police are investigating after thieves stole four cars from a southern Illinois dealership and led officers on a high-speed chase.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A 19-year-old Peoria man has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for robbing $270 from two acquaintances at gunpoint in a Wal-Mart parking lot.
WAUKEGAN, Ill. (AP) — Waukegan’s teachers strike has resulted in a sharp rise in the number of children using the Boys and Girls Club of Lake County.
CHICAGO (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Republican state Sen. Jim Oberweis are debating which candidate has the best plan to create jobs and improve the lives of Illinois residents.
There’s been some major negative back lash from the final outcome of the District 205 teacher’s strike.
CHICAGO (AP)–An Illinois political reporter says he’s resigned after being put on temporary leave when Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner’s campaign accused him of having a conflict of interest.
CHICAGO (AP)–Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s choice for the city’s new treasurer is an executive with an asset-management firm.