CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration wants to double down on long-acting birth control methods for the poor, hoping to save taxpayer money on unplanned pregnancies.
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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois state climatologist says that after a cooler-than-usual July the summer finally turned warmer in August. And the season has been one of the wettest on record.
CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of patients in Illinois will be able to apply for special ID cards allowing them to use medical marijuana under a new state law.
STREATOR, Ill. (AP) — LaSalle County authorities say at least one person has died after a house explosion in north-central Illinois.
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A journalist, the first female director of Illinois’ Department of Agriculture and two others are being honored by the Alumni Association of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation.
STANFORD, Ill. (AP) — A central Illinois high school has opened a memorial garden for one of its graduates who was killed in a fighter jet crash during a U.S. Navy training exercise.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — One unanswered question about a new state law legalizing medical marijuana is just how many Illinoisans will actually ask for permission to use it.
CHICAGO (AP) — The state of Illinois will spent $102 million to build a bridge over the Kankakee River along with other improvements as part of high-speed rail upgrades between Chicago and St. Louis.
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Police say a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin in the central Illinois community of Jacksonville is in good condition.