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Police say a newborn baby found alive inside a trash bin in the central Illinois community of Jacksonville is in good condition.
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University of Illinois Extension educator Mike Roegge says some fields started showing signs two weeks ago and affected areas rapidly expanded.
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Most of Illinois' governors have lived in the Executive Mansion in Springfield at least part time.
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Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Public Schools boss Barbara Byrd-Bennett at an Aug. 29th news conference to announce the "CPS Safe Passage" program will expand through $10 million in support from Quinn's office and the state of Illinois.
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.
A thunderstorm left water standing in the basement of the Dana-Thomas House State Historic Site in Springfield, causing the cancellation of tours.
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.
Passengers were forced to leave an Amtrak train traveling from Carbondale to Chicago when engine trouble forced the cancellation of service.
A dad in Illinois delivered his new daughter on a highway before he and his wife could reach the hospital.
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.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 08:10 pm
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