A photographer died when his wheelchair tipped over into a pond Sunday in Centennial Park.
More than 300 unaccompanied kids from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala that made it to the U.S. border are being housed in facilities in the state.
Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Tuesday adding a nonbinding resolution to the ballot.
Gov. Jay Nixon says children who ended up in Missouri after the recent immigrant surge have not been putting a strain on state resources.
A police officer who tried to save her was hospitalized.
The St. Clair County Board voted in favor of a zoning change that allows for medical marijuana farm “Nature’s Cure” to open in Marissa, just south of Belleville.
Nearly 200 Illinois communities are scrambling to find road salt after last winter’s record frigid temperatures and snowfall depleted supplies.
10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013 up 1,600 from a year earlier.
A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring and even making up headlines from news stories to make them appear more negative about his opponent.
Several well-known chefs will be traveling to central Illinois to offer demonstrations on how to cook Asian carp.