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Then-Senator Barack Obama speaks to a crowd on the campaign trail and admonishes President G. W. Bush over his use of Executive Power, and the President's avoidance of Congress.
Recent data released by the federal government may reflect only a fraction of how many unaccompanied children apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border are in Illinois, with state officials saying hundreds more could be at shelters.
A 37-year-old Illinois man has been sentenced to two consecutive life sentences without parole for the murder of a pregnant woman and her fetus in Wisconsin.
The Illinois School For the Deaf recently incorporated Cued Speech into its curriculum, an idea championed by the A.G. Bell Montessori School.
Southern Illinois University plans to hold a special election this fall because of an error which officials say invalidated its Board of Trustees student representative election.
His father was an avid beekeeper. Doug studied bees for a 4-H project and kept his interest through the years.
Do you hear the pitter patter of feet coming out of Illinois? And they aren't those of little ones it's the tax payers.
An elderly California man, long suspected in the unsolved killing of a Chicago-area youth 22 years ago, has been arrested in Los Angeles on a murder warrant from Illinois prosecutors, a spokeswoman for the Cook County state's attorney said on Thursday.
A Floyd County man charged with helping operate what authorities called one of the nation's largest cockfighting pits pleaded guilty Thursday, according to federal court records.
The state Department of Employment Security says unemployment rates dropped in June in all 12 Illinois metro areas.
Several well-known chefs will be traveling to central Illinois to offer demonstrations on how to cook Asian carp.
The federal government says more than 108,000 Illinois health insurance customers will benefit from more than $8 million in refunds because of a provision of the nation's health care law.
Speaker of the House John Boehner of Ohio, joined at right by incoming Majority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy of Calif., talks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, following a Republican strategy session.
A drug investigation in Walworth County ended with the arrest of two Illinois men on Wednesday, according to a release.
A lawmaker who helped push through a bill that allows Illinois residents to carry concealed weapons is suggesting the law is too hard on gun owners from other states.
Illinois doctors, nursing homes, hospitals and hospice organizations are ramping up for their role as gatekeepers in the state's new medical marijuana program.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 08:20 am
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