CHICAGO (AP) — About $5 million has been awarded to the family of a 37-year-old black man fatally shot nearly five years ago by a white Chicago police officer. The
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) — A 10-year old boy has been shot while sitting in a vehicle with his father in suburban Chicago. WLS-TV reports that
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai’s government has told The Associated Press that singer R. Kelly has no planned concert and “has not been
DWIGHT, Ill. (AP) — Trustees of a small village near Chicago are moving closer to allowing a private immigration detention center to be built in
MATTOON, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ new agriculture director says rural economic development and increasing broadband access are among his top priorities. Illinois Department of Agriculture
ROSCOE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say Rock River flooding has surrounded one neighborhood in the northern Illinois village of Roscoe, leaving residents to escape in
There’s $29 million in an escrow account for the back pay.
CLINTON, Ind. (AP) — A suspected drunken driver from Illinois is facing charges after allegedly using his truck to pin an officer against a patrol
LAKE ZURICH, Ill. (AP) — The northwestern Chicago suburb of Lake Zurich is taking a barely used park and turning it into an arboretum. The
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — More than 40,000 employees of the Illinois Department of Human Services who provide senior care in the home and child care
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (AP) — A federal jury in western Illinois has found a 30-year-old man guilty of conspiring to distribute cocaine and heroin. A
CHICAGO (AP) — A sign winter is over in Chicago is officials telling people to get rid of those chairs, tables and other stuff they’ve
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois husband and wife have been found dead in their home. Authorities say the bodies of 68-year-old Lois Ladd
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ROCKFORD (WREX) – Some special guests dropped by Becca’s closet in Rockford on Saturday. Becca’s closet is a charity boutique that helps girls find their perfect
(NBC) – A cruise ship with engine problems sent a mayday call Saturday off the coast of Noway and began evacuating passengers. The Viking Sky
FREEPORT (WREX) – People affected by flooding in Freeport can find help with cleanup supplies this weekend. The American Red Cross of Northwest Illinois is
An off-duty Chicago Police officer has died after being shot early Saturday morning, according to CPD chief communications officer Anthony Guglielmi.
A new poll shows a majority of Americans favor stricter gun laws, and most believe schools and places of worship have become less safe over the last two decades.