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  • Harvest Lane Vintage opens shop in Campton Hills

    CAMPTON HILLS – A shop that opened in western Kane County last year has re-established itself closer to St. Charles.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Police: Two men with weapon robbed NIU student

    DeKALB — Northern Illinois University police are investigating an off-campus armed robbery in which a laptop and cash were stolen from a student.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • DeKalb couple accused of sexually assaulting a teen in Cortland

    SYCAMORE – Two DeKalb residents remained in DeKalb County Jail on Monday on allegations that they sexually assaulted a teenager in May, authorities sa ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Illinois corn, soybean harvests nearly complete

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois farmers are in the homestretch of bringing in their corn and soybeans from the fields.
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 8:15 am
  • Pilot in small plane crash near Midway Airport in Chicago dies

    CHICAGO – A small twin-engine cargo plane crashed into a home on Chicago's southwest side Tuesday, killing the pilot but sparing a couple who were asl ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 11:18 pm
  • Chicago's 1st, only female mayor laid to rest

    CHICAGO – A hearse carrying the body of Chicago’s first and only female mayor took a circuitous route Monday, driving down iconic avenues and by well- ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Future Chicago archbishop speaks to parishioners

    CHICAGO – The bishop set to become the leader of the third-largest diocese in the United States vowed Monday night that he will be active in the Chica ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Illinois marks anniversary of deadly tornadoes

    WASHINGTON – From memorial services to dedications, residents and elected officials marked the one-year anniversary Monday of deadly tornadoes that to ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Illinois State University solar car team preparing for Abu Dhabi race

    NORMAL (AP) — The Illinois State University solar car team is ready to make its comeback after losing its vehicle in a July fire and having to withdra ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Election 2014: Illinois treasurer race could lead to recount in closest state race in half-century

    SPRINGFIELD – The race for state treasurer remains undecided nearly two weeks after Election Day, with both campaigns agreeing that fewer than 400 vot ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • New Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich to be installed today

    CHICAGO — The process of installing a bishop as the new spiritual leader of more than 2 million Catholics will begin with a knock on a door.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 8:50 am
  • Autopsy set for Illinois State University student found dead in dorm

    BLOOMINGTON — An autopsy is scheduled for an Illinois State University student found dead in his dorm room.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 8:48 am
  • Former Chicago Mayor Jane Byrne's funeral takes place

    CHICAGO — A flag of the city of Chicago draped the casket of former Mayor Jane Byrne as family, friends and other well-wishers gathered for the funera ...
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Illinois lawmakers refocus on possible school funding formula overhaul

    SPRINGFIELD – With the November election behind them and a new Republican governor stepping in, Illinois lawmakers are preparing to once again take up ...
    Nov. 16, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Illinois National Guard team heads to Afghanistan

    SPRINGFIELD – Another Illinois National Guard team is deploying to Afghanistan to help NATO forces from Poland.
    Nov. 15, 2014 - 10:17 pm
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