The city of Chicago settled a lawsuit for $5 million with the family of Laquan McDonald, a teen shot by police 16 times in 2014. The FBI is still investigating.
Torrey Ward, an assistant basketball coach at Illinois State University, was killed in a plane crash with 4 others on the way back from the NCAA Championship.
Louisiana Tech brings a high-scoring offense into its Heart of Dallas Bowl game against Big Ten opponent Illinois. Keep reading to find out our prediction.
Cops say Jason Moore is the 40-year-old shooter who opened fire on a sports bar, killing his ex-wife, Lori, and her new boyfriend at a high school reunion.
For 17 years, Amber Creek’s murder case was cold, now police finally have a suspect in custody.
On his Facebook, CBS journalist Itay Hod outed the anti-gay marriage congressman Aaron Schock.
The massive winter storm has dumped a foot and a half of snow in some locations in Illinois.
Washington was one of the many towns that sustained catastrophic damage in today’s tornadoes.
Tornados are currently ripping through the midwest and central Illinois, but no place so far has been hit as badly as Perkin, Illinois.
Reports are emerging from central Illinois of massive tornadoes and destruction.
A southern Illinios businessman repaid $150,000 of a court-ordered settlement with nearly four tons of quarters packed into dozens of bags in protest.
Five victims, including two small boys, were shot to death by the mayor’s nephew.
A normal ride to school ends horribly.
The fire broke out around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning.