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1 hr ago | Daily Chronicle
CHICAGO – Anyone in Illinois who's turned on a TV in recent weeks knows the race for governor is shaping up as a no-holds-barred, no-expenses-spared slugfest.
4 hrs ago | Daily Herald
A thunderstorm left water standing in the basement of the Dana-Thomas House State Historic Site in Springfield, causing the cancellation of tours.
8 hrs ago | Patch.com
Two Women Arrested for Meth Lab in Church Kitchen: Two Illinois women have been arrested for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine inside the kitchen of a rural church.
11 hrs ago | KFVS12
Passengers were forced to leave an Amtrak train traveling from Carbondale to Chicago when engine trouble forced the cancellation of service.
15 hrs ago | WHDH
A dad in Illinois delivered his new daughter on a highway before he and his wife could reach the hospital.
19 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald
As many as 12,000 foreigners have gone to Syria to fight the government of Bashar Assad.
I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 13th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.
File this under incredibly creepy. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting the private detectives hired by the Illinois Republican Party have been intimidating people gathering signatures to get the Libertarian Party on the state ballot for November.
An Illinois woman who helped lure two men to a drinking session to rob them for money for cigarettes, gasoline and cocaine, was found guilty on Friday of six counts of first degree murder after her friends allegedly strangled the two men.
HCC has been designated as a healthy worksite and was one of six organizations in the state to receive a gold status.
Tollway officials announced Thursday a new I-PASS account will temporarily cost $30.
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner took Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn to task Thursday for failing to dump all of the politically connected people hired as "staff assistants" at the Illinois Department of Transportation, saying the state needs a change from years of cronyism.
Chicago State University's former senior legal counsel, James Crowley, was the plaintiff in a lawsuit against CSU, and was awarded a $2.5 million judgment against the university.
It may not be one of the Ten Commandments, but it kind of goes without saying that thou shalt not cook meth in a house of worship.
A former assistant state's attorney in western Illinois' Adams County is charged with first-degree murder in the February 2006 death of his wife.
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says a system offering hunting and fishing licenses at a reduced price is not yet ready.
Sorry, clean freaks. No matter how well you scrub your home, it's covered in bacteria from your own body.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:50 pm
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