SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Members of the Illinois House voted Tuesday to block a pay raise for themselves and senators that has become a flashpoint in the state’s budget stalemate. The 110-1 vote would still […]
A spokesman for the comptroller’s office attributed the problem to employees on direct deposit having changed banks recently.
A state Senator says one teaspoon of caffeine powder is like 25 cups of coffee.
Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill that he says would have given some corporate security officers new powers to act like police anywhere in the state.
Illinois officials say they have begun processing paychecks for state workers even though there’s no budget for the fiscal year.
A one-month Illinois budget that would guarantee state employee pay for July was approved by the House on Thursday.
Records from the U.S. Marshals show drugs and weapons are the leading categories of arrests.
Suspect pulled weapon after trooper noticed bulge in his pants.
18 people rescued, 30 others evacuated due to rising Yadkin Creek
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.