FutureGen Gets Key US Energy Department ApprovalThe Energy Department issued its 25-page approval of the $1.65 billion plan that would refit a coal-fired power plant in western Illinois.
Debate On Gay Marriage Legislation Begins in IllinoisDemocratic Rep. Greg Harris of Chicago addressed House members Tuesday on the floor before the bill was to be called for a vote.
ADM Seeks $20 Million in Ill. Tax Breaks, Missouri Stays MumIn Missouri, Department of Economic Development spokeswoman Amy Suson wouldn't acknowledge conversations with the company.
Illinois Boy Dies after ATV Accident in MissouriAuthorities say a 3-year-old Illinois boy was killed and his parents were injured when their all-terrain vehicle crashed in eastern Missouri.
Sinkhole Swallows Two Dogs in Columbia, IllinoisTwo dogs are okay after being rescued from the bottom of a 40 foot sinkhole near Columbia, Illinois Wednesday.