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  • Amazon announces plans for another Illinois warehouse

    MONEE – Amazon is building a new fulfillment center in Monee that could employ 2,500 workers in abou ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:29 pm
  • Data: Illinois prison population decreased since 2014

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois prison data show that the state’s population of inmates has dropped by m ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:27 pm
  • Iconic Tribune Tower in Chicago sold to L.A. developer

    CHICAGO (AP) — The iconic Tribune Tower on Chicago’s Michigan Avenue will have a new owner.Los Angel ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 11:26 pm
  • Obama cuts short the sentences of 8 inmates from Illinois

    CHICAGO (AP) – President Barack Obama has cut short the sentences of 111 federal inmates, including ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Ex-Chicago official gets 10 years in red-light camera case

    CHICAGO (AP) – A former Chicago transportation official was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison f ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 10:57 pm
  • County board pensions ended in Illinois

    Elected county board members statewide are no longer eligible for pensions under a law signed Friday by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 11:09 pm
  • University of Illinois game time texting system rarely used

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – Public records show that the University of Illinois athletic department’s program f ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:46 pm
  • New corn disease found in Illinois field

    URBANA (AP) — University of Illinois researchers say a new type of corn disease has been found in no ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:35 pm
  • Illinois can't afford to take care of those in need

    Gov. Bruce Rauner on Friday used his veto powers on several bills aimed at increasing help for the s ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:34 pm
  • USS Illinois will go on active duty this fall

    An attack submarine sponsored by first lady Michelle Obama and named for her home state has been del ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:33 pm
  • Studies: Illinois' fixed-tuition law drives up everyone else's costs

    CHAMPAIGN (AP) – The Illinois law that locks in tuition rates for in-state students appears to have ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 11:55 pm
  • Illinois officials to analyze fairgrounds flooding, damage

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Illinois transportation officials said they will study ways to ease the kind of f ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 10:25 pm
  • Why life insurance benefits have sometimes gone unpaid in Illinois

    CHICAGO – Lynn Lucchese-Soto thought she was being scammed when she got a phone call at work earlier ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 10:23 pm
  • Judge: Lizard, Illuminati beliefs mean terror suspect unfit

    CHICAGO (AP) – A suburban Chicago terrorism suspect charged with attempting to bomb a downtown bar s ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 10:18 pm
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