By Jayne DeLuce and Sorita Wilson
When visitors come to Illinois, they enjoy our cities, towns, and countryside. They fill our hotels, meeting centers, restaurants, shops and attractions. Most important, they leave behind an economic impact that drives billions of dollars to the bottom line.
By David Kolata
In claiming that Illinois' system for regulating telephone service is behind the times, AT&T seems to have forgotten that consumer protections never go out of date.
Editor's note: John D. Colombo, the Albert E. Jenner Jr. Professor and interim dean of the University of Illinois College of Law, spoke with News Bureau business and law editor Phil Ciciora about what's next for pension reform in the state of Illinois.
Q: Was there anything from the Illinois Supreme Court's ruling that particularly stuck out to you?
By Mark Pflugmacher
I grow soybeans in Champaign County. Farmers, like me, believe it's important to care for the environment because we want the next generation to be able to enjoy the farm community like we have.
By Tatyana McFadden
The word "can't" is not in my vocabulary.
I am a Paralympic athlete, and have won 11 Paralympic medals, 14 World Major marathons, and broken 15 world championship titles.
I am sharing this, not to brag, but to help explain a recent experience of mine as a person with a disability.
BY Gene Budig and Alan Heaps
Earlier this year, President Obama introduced a plan "to make community college as free and universal as high school."
This proposal, which generated both support and opposition, is important for two reasons.