Missouri Man Charged in Son's Abduction was QuietTwenty-four-year-old Corey Hotsenpiller was arrested Saturday in the abduction of his 5-year-old son Beck three years ago.
Du Quoin State Fair Continues, Hopes for Fair WeatherState fair director Kevin Gordon doesn't want a repeat in Du Quoin of what fairgoers endured recently in Springfield.
Enrollment Up at Other Missouri Universities as Mizzou DropsThe incoming freshman class for this academic year at the University of Missouri shrank by almost one-quarter.
Former Springfield Teacher Charged with Child Molestation71-year-old Danny Carroll is jailed in Greene County, where he is charged with two felony counts of child molestation.
Funeral Planned for Cancer Patient Who Was Fatally Beaten46-year-old Shannon Vincel died after she was hit over the head outside of the Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
Illinois State Fair Vendors Having Hard Time After FloodingVendors say they're struggling due to the thunderstorms, flash flooding and power outages at the fair.
Last of 8 Defendants Pleads Guilty in Springfield Meth RingMichael P. Ayala pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute meth, money laundering and a gun charge.
Lawmakers OK Grace Period for Late License RegistrationIllinois lawmakers have voted to require extra time for motorists to renew license plates if state officials don't notify them.
Beagle-Rescue Group Sues U of I Over Research-Animal DataThe Beagle Freedom Foundation filed the Freedom of Information Act lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court on Monday.
Illinois Borrows Millions for Building Despite Budget MessIllinois borrowed $550 million Thursday for construction projects, taking advantage of historically low interest rates as the state approaches one full year with a budget.
Former University of Missouri Worker Admits $716K TheftFifty-four-year-old Carla Rathmann of Mount Vernon pleaded guilty Monday in Springfield, Missouri to one count each of mail fraud and credit card fraud.
Illinois Lawmakers Pass Measure Eliminating Pink TaxThe Senate approved the proposal by a vote of 59-0 on Tuesday.