SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says above-average rainfall kept most of Illinois’ corn and soybean crops in good condition despite last week’s extreme heat.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — Two new cases of Legionnaires’ disease have turned up among residents of the Illinois Veterans Home in the Mississippi River city of Quincy.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A teenage girl has pleaded guilty in Winnebago County juvenile court to charges of concealing the death of a 15-year-old drug overdose victim.
CHICAGO (AP) — It appears former U.S. House speaker Dennis Hastert will be spending more time in prison than initially estimated.
CHICAGO (AP) — Authorities say a fiery crash on a Chicago-area expressway that left one person dead and forced the closure of the roadway for hours started when a semitrailer carrying 40,000 pounds of frozen meat slammed