Some towns in the stretch of river from Quincy, Ill., to Grafton, Ill., reached 10-12 feet above flood stage.
University of Wisconsin RB from Wentzville was injured in preseason beating.
The proposed tax angered gun-rights advocates, who predicted it would drive business from Cook County and to neighboring Indiana and Wisconsin.
A new study based on numbers used from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study shows that popular kids who graduated from Wisconsin high schools in 14957 went on to have successful careers.
When a group of New York prisoners sued last month to demand access to dental floss, officials said they had to consider “security issues.”
Walker had been scheduled to headline a pair of fundraisers Monday in Kansas City and St. Louis for gubernatorial candidate Dave Spence.
Spence is running against Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon in the Nov. 6 election.
Kent Redfield, who is a longtime Illinois political observer, says it’s obvious the state will vote for President Obama, but Illinois will be crucial in the makeup of the House.
Joseph Franklin confessed to killing a Jewish man, two black joggers, an interracial couple in Madison, Wis., and bombing a Tennessee synagogue.
Romney wisely went with a safe and sure bet because Paul Ryan is a strong, conservative-approved candidate whose image is as clean as Romney’s.