BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois judge on Tuesday convicted a West Frankfort man of setting his girlfriend on fire.
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ELGIN, Ill. (AP) — An Elgin man is in intensive care after an explosion blew out the walls and windows of his house, fire officials 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.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman was in critical condition after her husband set her on fire, police said.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois man has been sentenced to two life terms plus 30 years in prison for a Peoria house fire that killed four people, including a 2-year-old boy.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Belleville fire authorities say they’ve extinguished a yoga studio fire after a woman used a smoke bomb to drive squirrels out of the walls.
ELDORADO, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois business has contained an oil tank fire started by a lightning strike.
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Two South Florida men face felony charges after a shooting outside an eastern Iowa vacation resort and apartment complex.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A second child has died in a Quincy house fire that also killed the 3-year-old boy’s father and younger brother.