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  • Rauner signs law extending contraceptive insurance coverage

    CHICAGO (AP) – Insurance companies in Illinois have to provide coverage for nearly all contraceptive ...
    July 29, 2016 - 9:47 pm
  • Rauner signs plan limiting mentally ill from owning guns

    CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a measure designed to prevent people with mental disabil ...
    July 29, 2016 - 9:47 pm
  • Governor signs bill reducing marijuana penalties in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Marijuana possession in small amounts in Illinois will be punishable by fines but ...
    July 29, 2016 - 9:47 pm
  • Rauner: 'Our Illinois Lottery has been very poorly run'

    CHICAGO (AP) – Aiming to avoid past troubles, Gov. Bruce Rauner announced Thursday that the state is ...
    July 28, 2016 - 10:48 pm
  • Illinois corn, soybean crops in good condition despite heat

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture says above-average rainfall kept most of Illin ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:29 pm
  • Amazon.com Inc. to open new facility in Illinois

    ROMEOVILLE (AP) – Amazon.com Inc. is planning to open a new 750,000 square-foot packaging and shippi ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Caterpillar 2Q results top Street, cuts 2016 profit outlook

    PEORIA (AP) – Caterpillar’s second-quarter performance beat Wall Street’s expectations, despite weak ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • Illinois lawmaker’s ‘internet scam’ police report redacted

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Police in suburban Chicago have released a report filed by former state Rep. Ron ...
    July 26, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Illinois auditor general misses disclosure deadline

    SPRINGFIELD – Auditor General Frank Mautino did not file amended campaign disclosure reports with the state Board of Elections, setting the stage for ...
    July 26, 2016 - 10:27 pm
  • Two efforts in Illinois attempt to change sex offender laws

    CHICAGO (AP) – Two separate efforts have arisen in Illinois that attempt to alter laws governing sex ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Body found after fiery Chicago highway crash

    CHICAGO (AP) – A body has been found at the scene of a fiery crash on a Chicago-area expressway.Illi ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Illinois governor renews call for term limits

    CHICAGO (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner is renewing his call for term limits and says the General Assembly ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:48 am
  • Rauner-created business development group gets new name

    CHICAGO (AP) – The privately run and funded economic development organization Republican Gov. Bruce ...
    July 26, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • Southern Illinois a trauma desert

    CARBONDALE (AP) – Southern Illinois residents continue to lack easy access to hospitals with trauma ...
    July 24, 2016 - 10:58 pm
  • Rauner working with police on easing marijuana penalties

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner is working with the Illinois State Police on how to handle a pr ...
    July 24, 2016 - 11:00 pm
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