BOURBONNAIS, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears rebuilt their defense.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Despite being in a tough campaign against incumbent Republican Sen. Mark Kirk, Democratic Congressman Rep. Tammy Duckworth used her time on the Democratic National Convention stage to tell her life story.
CHICAGO (AP) — Cook County sheriff’s officials say deputies have resolved a disturbance at the county’s jail, where two inmates were holding another detainee hostage.
GURNEE, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters from about 30 fire departments have been called to battle a blaze at a propane plant in the north suburb of Gurnee that has forced the evacuation of people in the area.
WILMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — A bison has been born at Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie.
CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says it is enforcing safety zones around each of the vessels visiting Navy Pier in Chicago as part of the Tall Ships Challenge.