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Stories with place: Naperville
  • Inadequate oversight blamed in deadly Illinois highway crash 
    Updated: Feb-10-16 11:37 am

    CHICAGO - Failed safety oversight was partly to blame for a deadly crash near Chicago in which a truck driver for a company already flagged as high-risk fell asleep and plowed into emergency vehicles, a federal accident investigations board said. The panel urged the government to turn to the insurance industry for help.

  • Gov. Rauner touts government consolidation legislation 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 2:42 pm

    NAPERVILLE, Illinois - Gov. Bruce Rauner has announced proposals he says would help shrink Illinois government and its costs. The proposals include legislation allowing voters to decide whether to dissolve units of local government.