PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar Inc. sees President Barack Obama’s change in U.S. policy toward Cuba as a potential business opportunity.
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URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A University of Illinois index that tracks the state’s economy indicates steady growth since early this year.
CHICAGO (AP) — Protests over a Missouri grand jury decision not to indict a police officer in shooting of Michael Brown are continuing in Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — Black Friday shoppers got a raucous greeting at a Chicago Walmart store by about 100 sign-waving, chanting protesters.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One of the first voters headed into a polling station at a Springfield church summed up the views of those disenchanted with Illinois’ direction.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A University of Illinois economist says a monthly index of Illinois’ economic growth continues to show slow but steady improvement.
ALTON, Ill. (AP) — Using a southwestern Illinois steel plant as a backdrop, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin lobbied Friday for legislation designed to reward companies that keep their headquarters in the United States.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials urged support of local businesses and products Wednesday by promoting “Shop Illinois Saturday” Oct. 4.