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A man who had worked for a northern Illinois community for 36 years has been fired after he allegedly made off with a ton of road salt and two snow plow skids valued at a total of $160.
Victims of sex trafficking are getting new support from Illinois politicians. They want Congress to increase federal penalties and shutdown websites used for online sex trafficking.
As St. Louis celebrates its 250th birthday, some Illinois historic sites are being recognized for their significance to the city.
Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Jim Oberweis is taking heat for spending the final week before Tuesday's primary in Florida.
You've got to give the groundhog credit. He's getting every last drop out of his forecast of six more weeks of winter.
A late winter storm dumped more than 5 inches of snow in the Chicago area, causing scattered power outages and creating headaches for commuters.
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says the federal program adding Greek yogurt to school lunches is expanding from New York, Tennessee, Idaho and Arizona to eight more states.
The Peoria Journal Star reports County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll says the woman was found inside the home.
A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday temporarily froze the U.S. assets of Mt. Gox chief Mark Karpeles and allowed alleged victims of the shuttered bitcoin exchange to demand evidence of what they claim is a massive fraud.
Nearly 900 Illinois residents per day signed up for coverage on the health insurance marketplace last month, but the state must quicken that pace to reach a goal set by President Barack Obama's administration.
As education reform takes hold across the country, we find ourselves traveling through another dimension - one not only of hysterics but also of childish behavior.
An appellate court in Chicago says transcripts of FBI wiretaps not played at Rod Blagojevich's corruption trials will remain sealed.
For example, people who alter their lifestyles by eating responsibly and exercising more will reap multiple benefits.
About 8 p.m., a 17-year-old girl was shot in the right leg in the 4900 block of North Lawndale Avenue, police said.
Eight months after a runaway train carrying highly flammable and toxic crude oil brought disaster to the tiny rural Quebec community of Lac-Megantic, the town's diminutive leader has come to the world's most powerful capital, not for sympathy, but for action.