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Authorities say two Indianapolis residents died and three others were hurt during a fiery crash in the east-central Illinois community of Homer.
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A former bookkeeper who stole almost $54 million from a northern Illinois community has accepted she won't be able to reduce her nearly 20-year prison term.
This is the second year in a row that states have picked up the pace of increasing the minimum wage, after President Barack Obama's proposal to increase the federal rate to $10.10 an hour stalled in Congress.
A bill passed by the Illinois House would make it easier for children of military personnel to transfer into Illinois schools.
A study paid for by the federal government says biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term.
Illinois is broke. Its public pension plans are the most troubled in the nation.
When you're hungry, even a three-day-old banana and sardine sandwich looks good.
Illinois prison inmates will now be able to get a new and effective -- but incredibly costly -- drug for hepatitis C. The Herald-Review reported on Friday that the state Department of Corrections has approved the use of Sovaldi for hepatitis C. The medication has a cure rate of 95 percent.
Wichita State's Dayne Parker fields a high ground ball for an out against Southern Illinois in the second inning at Eck Stadium Friday night Wichita State's Garrett Bayliff misses a pop fly against Southern Illinois in the 6th inning at Eck Stadium Friday night Wichita State's Chase Simpson gets congratulated after his three-run homer in the first ... (more)
People interested in getting into the medical marijuana business in Illinois say the proposed financial requirements are discouraging, if not prohibitive.
The widening gap in policies and prosperity among the states has been a source of increasing controversy.
Leaders of a national atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.
The Illinois Medicaid program paid an estimated $12 million for medical services for people listed as deceased in other state records, according to an internal state government memo.
There have been 52 cases of the viral infection reported in Morgan and Sangamon counties so far this year, according to a report in the State Journal-Register.
For the more than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government under President Barack Obama's health care law, time may be running out to decide whether to create their own state-run insurance exchanges.
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