CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Carrasco pitched into the seventh inning and Michael Bourn had two triples among his three hits, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Trenton Norvell fired four touchdown passes and J.C. Baker ran for 137 yards and scored twice to lead Western Illinois to a 45-6 win over Valparaiso in the season opener for both schools Thursday night.
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Malcolm Agnew ran for two long touchdowns and caught a pass for another to lead Southern Illinois over Taylor 45-0 on Thursday night in a season opener.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — A 59-year-old Chinese national has been sentenced to two years in prison for bilking more than $50,000 from Illinois casinos.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria Civic Center has reported an annual loss nine times greater than it projected.
LINCOLNWOOD, Ill. (AP) — Lincolnwood officials say an off-duty paramedic delivered his baby girl on a Chicago expressway.