CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois school districts soon will have the authority to punish students for cyberbullying, even if it occurs outside of school.
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LEWISTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A west-central Illinois man has been sentenced to 180 days in the Fulton County Jail for helping steal $74,000 worth of cattle.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A judge has declared a friend of President Barack Obama a “hostile witness” in a trial over funds allegedly misused at the Illinois Department of Public Health.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn is responding to a newspaper’s investigation about allegations of assaults, abuse and prostitution schemes at Illinois residential treatment centers for youth.
PALOS HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) — The Cook County Sheriff’s police say a south suburban high school student brought a stun gun to school which he used to shock four of his peers.
NILES, Mich. (AP) — Police say four people have been stabbed on an Amtrak train in Michigan.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge has denied bond for a former Illinois resident accused of hacking the online accounts of more than 250 women.
CHICAGO (AP) — A former Illinois state representative has changed his plea to guilty in a child pornography case.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago alderman’s former chief of staff has pleaded guilty to accepting a $7,500 bribe in exchange for helping to secure a letter from his boss supporting a liquor license.
CHICAGO (AP) — A summer jobs program that engaged mentors to help troubled kids in Chicago stay on track is linked with a big reduction in youth arrests for violent crimes.