BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Records show that Illinois police departments in suburban St. Louis spent about $120,000 on overtime and riot protection gear in response to riots in Ferguson, Missouri.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Parents and guardians considering allowing their teens to host parties will be responsible for more than just the alcohol consumed in the house when the new year rolls in.
MCCULLOM LAKE, Ill. (AP) — A Philadelphia-based chemical manufacturer has settled lawsuits with more than 30 people who lived near a plant in northern Illinois, ending a legal battle over an alleged brain cancer cluster.
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — More than a dozen presidents of Illinois community colleges will be heading to Cuba in February to learn about the country’s education system.
CHICAGO (AP) — Good news for holiday travelers: Above-freezing temperatures around Illinois look set to ward off much of the snow that had been forecast, as a powerful storm pushes through the Midwest.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The unexpected death of Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka has renewed talk of combining the office’s duties with those of the state treasurer.
CHICAGO (AP) — Rain or snow could fall across a big swath of the nation’s midsection as holiday travel gets underway.
CHICAGO (AP) — A new law increasing juror stipends and reducing jury sizes in civil cases is drawing mixed reviews from criminal justice experts.