CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Department of Children and Family Services Director Bobbie Gregg says abuse claims at state-run youth centers are “appalling” and “unacceptable,” but have plagued child welfare in the state for decades.
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DIXON, Ill. (AP) — A hearing on whether former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell’s pension should be part of her restitution for swindling the northern Illinois city of $54-million is set in Chicago Monday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Advocates for nuclear power and renewable energy told Illinois regulators on Tuesday that those energy sources should play important roles in helping the state meet tougher federal limits on pollutants blamed for global warming.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A former western Illinois prosecutor and University of Illinois football standout accused of killing his first wife on Valentine’s Day eight years ago was given three more weeks on Friday to find a way to pay for an attorney.
CHICAGO (AP) — A public hearing on Illinois’ new medical marijuana program turned into an informal networking session with would-be growers, retailers and patients collecting business cards and sharing trade secrets.
$100,000 is the bond set in the case of a California man arrested over the weekend in after drugs were found in his possession on an Amtrak Train.
CHICAGO (AP) — Expanding Illinois gambling only in Chicago will be a central issue during hearings on the legislation.