- State superintendent: education cuts 'devastating' Updated: Mar-11-14 1:08 pm
- Former Sangamon Co. prosecutor, judge dies Updated: Mar-09-14 1:56 pm
- GOP gov candidates cite proudest accomplishments Updated: Mar-09-14 12:07 pm
- Illinois halts plan to require ATV permits Updated: Mar-09-14 6:15 am
- Daughter of ex-Obama pastor guilty in fraud scheme Updated: Mar-07-14 10:44 pm
- Campaign finance lawsuit unlikely to affect 2014 Updated: Mar-07-14 10:32 am
- Woman, 24, dies in Riverton fire; son injured Updated: Mar-07-14 7:05 am
- 'Poetry Out Loud' state contest set for capital Updated: Mar-07-14 4:06 am
- Illinois Urbana-Champaign adds sex change coverage Updated: Mar-06-14 5:41 pm
- Illinois transportation officials seek extra $47M Updated: Mar-06-14 8:43 am
- Gun owners, activists march in Springfield Updated: Mar-05-14 6:20 pm
- Illinois girls 3A, 4A all-state teams Updated: Mar-05-14 5:30 pm
- Pension, gay marriage votes stir primary contests Updated: Mar-05-14 5:13 pm
- Bad weather slows central Illinois blood donations Updated: Mar-05-14 1:02 pm
- Bill banning smoking with children in car advances Updated: Mar-05-14 12:20 pm
- Slow start to early voting across Illinois Updated: Mar-03-14 7:17 pm
- Ill. Supreme Court: Consolidate pension lawsuits Updated: Mar-03-14 12:13 pm
- Illinois bill backlog could fall to $5.6 billion Updated: Mar-03-14 6:59 am
- Plan would use private funds to fix fairgrounds Updated: Mar-02-14 4:27 pm
- 2 men charged in Springfield double killing Updated: Mar-01-14 12:47 pm
- Restoration work underway at Lincoln Tomb Updated: Feb-28-14 12:55 pm
- Gulf War remembrance ceremony in Springfield Updated: Feb-28-14 4:04 am
- Cullerton: online gambling could bring in revenue Updated: Feb-27-14 2:50 pm
- Pollution panel weighing new rules for coal ash Updated: Feb-27-14 1:40 pm
- Legislation allowing bobcat hunt gets early OK Updated: Feb-26-14 1:40 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The head of the Illinois State Board of Education says proposed cuts in education funding could be "devastating" to school districts, which need more - not less - money.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Services are pending for a former central Illinois prosecutor and judge who died while vacationing in South Carolina.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - For state Sen. Kirk Dillard, it's an ethics reform law. For businessman Bruce Rauner, it's how his private-equity funds made money for state pension systems. State treasurer Dan Rutherford cites a fairer reimbursement of nursing homes. Sen. Bill Brady? His role in the state's landmark state pension overhaul.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois officials have put a hold on plans to require permits for most all-terrain vehicles.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A federal jury on Friday convicted the daughter of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright of money laundering and making false statements in connection with the alleged misuse of a grant from the state of Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A lawsuit challenging Illinois' caps on political donations is unlikely to be resolved before the 2014 elections.
RIVERTON, Illinois - A central Illinois woman died and her son was seriously injured after an apartment fire in Riverton.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Sixteen high school students from around Illinois will compete for the state championship in an annual poetry performance contest.
URBANA, Illinois - University of Illinois trustees voted Thursday to add coverage for sex change operations and treatment to the health insurance plan used by many students at the flagship campus.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Illinois Department of Transportation is asking lawmakers for another $47 million to cover the costs of the especially harsh winter.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Gun owners and activists rallied Wednesday in Springfield, just days after the first concealed carry permits arrived in mailboxes across Illinois, wasting no time in turning to next steps in a battle they insist isn't over.
The Class 3A and Class 4A Illinois all-state girls basketball teams, as voted on by a panel of statewide sports writers and broadcasters and compiled by John Radtke of the Arlington Heights Daily Herald. Players were awarded 5 points for a first team vote and 4 points for a second team vote. A player had to be named on at least two ballots to receive honorable mention.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Four months ago, state Rep. Christian Mitchell made a tough vote in favor of Illinois' landmark state pension overhaul. Now he's facing the repercussions.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - This year's winter weather has prompted a dwindling supply of blood in parts of the state, according to one Illinois blood bank.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A proposal that would make it illegal for motorists to smoke in cars with children is advancing in the Illinois legislature.
CHICAGO - Voters trickled into the polls Monday, the first day of early voting for primary contests that'll help determine Illinois' next governor, a U.S. senator and numerous local offices.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Illinois Supreme Court has ordered that four lawsuits challenging Illinois' new pension reform law be consolidated.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois officials say the state's backlog of unpaid bills is decreasing.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Major repairs at Illinois' two state fairgrounds could be made more quickly if the state Department of Agriculture could solicit private funds rather than relying on state money that's being stretched thin, according to agricultural officials and some lawmakers.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Sangamon County authorities have charged two men in the New Year's Eve 2012 killing of two people in their Springfield apartment.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A $700,000 restoration project at the temporarily closed Abraham Lincoln's tomb in Springfield is expected to finish in April.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A ceremony to honor those from Illinois who served during Operation Desert Storm is planned Friday in Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Illinois Senate President John Cullerton says the state could get needed revenue by legalizing online gambling, but he acknowledged getting approval would be difficult.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - An Illinois pollution panel is gathering public input on proposed rules that would require stricter monitoring of groundwater near coal-ash ponds throughout the state.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A bill that would make legal the hunting of bobcats in Illinois has advanced in the state Legislature.