CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty to setting a house fire last year in southwestern Illinois that killed four children has been sentenced to 53 years in prison.
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ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that former officers representing the company that submitted a failed Rosemont casino bid owe creditors $272 million.
NORTH PEKIN, Ill. (AP) — A Missouri man has started an eight-year prison term for leading North Pekin police on a high-speed chase and seriously injuring his wife in the resulting crash.
A Galesburg man served all his time in prison, but now none of that will count.
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Sentencing will be next month for the former head of a suburban Chicago adoption agency who was convicted of embezzling more than $200,000 from the group.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A 19-year-old man in central Illinois has been charged with aggravated battery of his 2-month-old daughter.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A Peoria man has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for beating a man to death with a board.
CHICAGO (AP)–A federal appeals court has heard arguments about whether lawsuits accusing Hungary’s national bank and railway of stealing assets from Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust should proceed through U.S. or Hungarian courts.
CHICAGO (AP) — Airlines are scrambling to accommodate travelers whose flights were canceled after a contract employee allegedly set fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center where he worked.