SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois General Assembly has overridden Gov. Pat Quinn's veto of legislation that addresses so-called Smart Grid technology.
MOUNT OLIVE, Ill. (AP) — Cleanup efforts are underway in the southwestern Illinois community of Mount Olive after severe storms pummeled that community, damaging at least a dozen buildings in its downtown area.
SOPHIA TAREEN,Associated Press
CHICAGO (AP) — An 87-year-old woman who alleges Donald Trump cheated her in a bait-and-switch scheme has told jurors she had qualms about suing the developer-turned-TV star given his power and influence.
VANDALIA, Ill. (AP) — Five people died and six others were taken to hospitals Monday after the van they were riding in left a southern Illinois freeway and overturned several times, Illinois State Police said.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police are assisting in the East St. Louis shooting death of a wheelchair-bound man.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — School officials and some students say a ban on smoking in high traffic areas at Illinois State University is going smoothly so far.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is looking for 10 people to honor as Illinoisans of the Day at the fair this August in Springfield.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois now has tougher penalties for those who use social media to organize violent "flash mobs" like those that have occurred on Chicago's Michigan Avenue and in other tourist areas.
BENTON, Ill. (AP) — A federal prison inmate already serving a 17-year sentence on Missouri drug and gun charges has been ordered to spend two more years behind bars for having a weapon in a southern Illinois lockup.