QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say two members of a community college baseball team have died in a vehicle crash in western Illinois.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — Teachers in East St. Louis have gone on strike amid a contract stalemate with school district officials.
MCHENRY, Ill. (AP) — Teachers in the Chicago suburb of McHenry have gone on strike after disagreeing with district officials about compensation and insurance benefits.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning an Illinois law requiring non-union home health workers to pay fair-share union fees has prompted a federal lawsuit by day care owners seeking a refund of millions of dollars in past payments.
CHICAGO (AP) — University of Chicago has received a $100 million gift for a research institute on global conflict resolution, marking the second largest gift in the school's history.
PROPHETSTOWN, Ill. (AP) — Police in western Illinois say a hunter who was scouting land ahead of deer season found 260 marijuana plants illegally growing at Big Bend State Fish and Wildlife Area.
MORTON, Ill. (AP) — Construction at a major Interstate 74 junction has given Tazewell County a windfall: $1.2 million over three years.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota regulators are deciding whether to approve construction of a proposed $3.8 billion pipeline that would move oil from western North Dakota's Bakken oil patch.