CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are considering a proposal that would raise the state's gas tax by 19 cents a gallon to pay for transportation infrastructure repairs.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — An Illinois woman has pleaded guilty to providing material support to terrorists by helping to fund a St. Louis County man who fought and died in Syria.
LEXINGTON, Neb. (AP) — A June 18 trial start has been scheduled for a woman who survived a central Nebraska collision that killed three passengers in the car she was driving.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has ordered the arrest of two allies of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan for failing to appear for depositions in a lawsuit filed by Madigan's opponent in the 2016 election.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man who pleaded guilty earlier this year in connection with a 2017 vehicle crash that left two men dead has been sentenced to prison.
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — Five white crosses commemorating the five people who died in a workplace shooting will be given to the Aurora Historical Society in suburban Chicago.
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Murder charges have been filed against a Chicago man in the fatal stabbing of a 76-year-old Wisconsin man at casino hotel in Joliet, Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A state audit released Monday contradicted former Gov. Bruce Rauner's claim that his administration had done everything federal experts recommended to remedy a deadly 2015 Legionnaires' disease crisis at an Illinois veterans' home.
WHEATON, Ill. (AP) — A convicted sex offender is being held without bond in connection with the kidnapping and sexual assault of a northern Illinois college student.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Survivors of sexual assault in Illinois will soon be able to monitor online the progress of DNA evidence related to their case, state police said.
CHICAGO (AP) — A young Chicago off-duty police officer was gunned down in a parked car by a man who was looking for a Hispanic person to attack after a confrontation at a fast-food restaurant, the city's police chief said Monday.
The relationship between Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration, which has set the global standard in aviation safety for decades, will come under unprecedented scrutiny this week after two deadly airline crashes.
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a 13-year-old boy and his 35-year-old mother were fatally shot at their northwestern Indiana home and police are trying to identify two men spotted nearby.
BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) — An Illinois prosecutor was shot and killed over the weekend in Wisconsin in what authorities allege was a case of domestic violence.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a woman was fatally shot and her husband and their young son were wounded after shots were fired at them as they sat in a parked vehicle.