“A lot of people read ‘Mockingbird’ as a defense of civil rights,” said Professor Anders Walker, “but if you really read closely, Atticus Finch makes a strong case for segregation as a system that promoted harmony in his closing argument for Tom Robinson.”
The St. Louis Blues will open its season Oct. 8 against the Edmonton Oilers at the Scottrade Center.
The owners of the burning Bridgeton Landfill have agreed to continue providing carbon monoxide data to the state on a monthly basis to help emergency planners understand the proximity of the fire to the nearby nuclear waste in the West Lake Landfill.
Illinois has turned over 13,000 pages of documents to attorneys challenging how the state awarded one medical marijuana business license, marking the first release of such material.
Many American moms are amazed at the quick discharge of the Duchess of Cambridge after delivering her second child.
It’s not always obvious when a loved one is considering suicide. An Illinois Senate committee has signed onto something which may help.
The U.S. Department of Justice has released the findings of its investigation into Ferguson government, including the police department, confirming a pattern of racial discrimination.
The Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests, or SNAP, is calling on Archbishop Robert Carlson to warn the flock about Gary Wolken, now 48, who is scheduled for release Feb. 23 from the Bonne Terre prison.
Illinois Gov. George Ryan steps out of prison on Wednesday after serving five-plus years.
Corps of Engineers releasing historic amounts of water; NWS concerned about more storms; Gov. Nixon hopeful state’s levees will hold.