CAIRO, Ill. (AP) — Two bank workers killed during what authorities say was a botched robbery are being remembered with memorials near their former southern Illinois workplace.
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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.
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.
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a 3-year-old boy was killed in Decatur when a pickup truck struck a group of pedestrians.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Farming claimed the lives of 21 people in Illinois from July 2013 through June, nearly double the number of deaths during the same period a year earlier, according to Bloomington-based Country Financial.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A Rockford man has died with multiple gunshot wounds after telling police he didn’t know who shot him, Rockford police said.
WHEELING, Ill. (AP) — An on-duty officer in a squad car has struck and killed a 20-year-old pedestrian in a northwestern Chicago suburb, Wheeling police said.
TAMAROA, Ill. (AP) — A Tamaroa man died when he fell 33 feet in a backyard zip-lining accident, Perry County authorities said.
CHICAGO (AP) — Investigators were unable to pinpoint the cause of a Chicago apartment fire that killed four children, although it likely was caused “by a human hand,” fire officials said Tuesday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Four children were killed early Monday in a fire on Chicago’s South Side and their mother and her boyfriend were critically injured, Chicago Fire Department spokesman Larry Langford said.