SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court is holding a special evening session in Springfield, followed by oral arguments at a suburban Chicago university.
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — The town of Normal plans to pay $600,000 to buy and renovate a historic former gas station that's a Route 66 landmark.
CHICAGO (AP) — A San Francisco Board of Supervisors member says the city has had preliminary discussions with George Lucas' representatives about building his museum on an island in San Francisco Bay, instead of in Chicago.
CARTHAGE, Ill. (AP) — A Missouri man has pleaded guilty in Illinois to trying to hire someone to kill a 4-year-old to prevent the child from testifying in court against him in a sexual abuse case.
CHICAGO (AP) — The family of a white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times has spoken about it publicly for the first time since he was charged with murder.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Police Department has launched an investigation into allegations that several of its officers lied while giving testimony in criminal cases.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A replica of a hearse that carried Abraham Lincoln to his original tomb is going on display later this month at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The company proposing the $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline from North Dakota to Illinois says it has secured all of the permissions from landowners it needs in the Dakotas.
CHICAGO (AP) — A possible suspect in the killing of three people in Chicago has fired shots at officers surrounding a far South Side home where he is barricaded.