KANKAKEE, Ill. (AP)–Construction is about to begin on the first station of a planned high-speed rail line between Chicago and St. Louis.
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GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) — Thousands of southern Illinois steel workers who are expected to lose their jobs soon could benefit from training and counselling to get them back to work.
BEARDSTOWN, Ill. (AP) — A 49-year-old man is being accused of kidnapping a woman in her 80s from her central Illinois home and sexually assaulting her.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Christian Thomas led a balanced attack with 16 points and sixth-seeded Loyola of Chicago raced to an 81-53 win over third-seeded Indiana State on Friday in the Missouri Valley Conference quarterfinals.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — A former home health care personal nursing assistant from St. Louis has been ordered to spend three years in federal prison for defrauding an 82-year-old patient.
CHICAGO (AP) — An attorney for a 34-year-old Illinois woman facing terrorism-related charges says her client understands the gravity of the charges despite frequently smiling during court hearings.
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.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has asked a former Anheuser-Busch executive and a prominent attorney to consider options for ensuring the future of the NFL in St. Louis.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Southern Illinois’ top federal prosecutor is joining the region’s law enforcers, clergy and community leaders in trying to bolster racial harmony.