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UPDATE (9/23/16 9:00 PM) - Nicor officials have revealed the cause of a gas leak that shut down Airport Dr. for nearly 5 hours.
Much news was made near the start of the 2016 calendar year about the possibility of Illinois residents' ID cards not being accepted at airport security, but with new measures in place, driver's licenses and ID cards will continue to be accepted as ...

iStock/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California health officials reported on Thursday that a child in Jurupa Valley, California, has been diagnosed with leprosy and another child is suspected of having the disease.
State tourism officials will visit Alton next week to honor Old Bakery Beer Company and Mississippi Mud Pottery. The Illinois Department of commerce and Economic Opportunity's Office of Tourism is honoring official Illinois makers as part of its ...
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) - Authorities in southern Illinois say they are concerned about health of a teenage girl and her newborn son who they believe were kidnapped by her stepfather.
U.S. Army officials shared information about the virus in a presentation Wednesday at Northern Illinois University to educate students about the spread of Zika and how it is being handled nationally.

PEORIA - Given a chance to weigh in on Illinois' plans for implementing the new federal education law, area educators gave state officials an earful, much of it related to testing, funding and a nationwide teachers' shortage. Farmington Superintendent ...
Illinois health officials are questioning how well the nasal spray alternative worked. So they recommend people stick with the vaccine shot this season, which is updated to match circulating viruses.
The longtime city clerk of Harvard was arrested at City Hall on Monday and charged with possession of child pornography, the McHenry County sheriff's office announced Tuesday.
Chicago (AP) - The Chicago police Department plans to hire more than 500 additional officers as it struggles to deal with a violent year full of killings and gun crimes, a city official told The Associated Press on Tuesday. Chicago Police ...
Katherine Derleth, 13, and her 18-day-old son, Christopher Derleth, were last seen in Edwardsville, IL, Sunday. Authorities believe they are with Katherine's stepfather Christopher M. Derleth, 39. He is known to drive a green 1997 mercury Villager van ...
Bond has been set at $25,000 for a 53-year-old Centralia man who was formally charged in Marion County Court Monday with threatening a public official, resisting arrest, and fleeing police. Shawn Reichenbach of Chipwood Lane is accused of threatening ...
Six juveniles were also cited and released, and one person was held on charges of trespassing and interference with official acts. The pipeline would transport oil from North Dakota's Bakken formation to Illinois. Protesters were removed after walking ...
Three state agencies are teaming up to keep drivers and farmers safe on central Illinois roads during harvest season. The Illinois farm Bureau, Illinois Department of Transportation and Illinois State police will promote a program called "Caution, Slow ...
Flash flooding, heat and a power outage contributed to a 13.2 percent drop in attendance at the 2016 Illinois State Fair compared to the previous year, according to numbers released Friday.

Unfortunately, the assailant got what was coming to him." the suspect is currently hospitalized. Officials haven't said what charges he will face, if any.
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2015 file photo, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Lisa Monaco speaks at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and consumer Protection in Stanford, Calif.
ABC/Adam TaylorAfter clever Lady Gaga fans found proof buried on her website that the singer was planning to release her new single this Friday, she's now confirmed it: "Perfect Illusion" is coming September 9. Gaga announced the news on twitter and ...
U OF I PULLS BACK ON India OFFICE -- "University of Illinois re-evaluates global strategy," AP: "University of Illinois officials are re-evaluating the institution's international strategy because of uncertainty over the state budget, shelving a ...
URBANA, Ill. (AP) - University of Illinois officials are re-evaluating the institution's international strategy because of uncertainty over the state budget, shelving a planned office in India.
Authorities say law enforcement officers responding to protesters at a Dakota Access pipeline construction area on private property in North Dakota pulled back because they determined it wasn't safe to respond.
The 2017 class of the nonpartisan Governing Institute's women in government Leadership Program includes Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, Indiana State Auditor Suzanne Crouch, Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle and Illinois Lt. Gov.
Authorities say the male suspect allegedly assaulted a Metropolis resident the day before about 4:09 p.m. the suspect then fled on a motorcycle.
The League of women Voters of Greater Rockford agrees with the editorial board's assessment of the state's neglect in funding behavioral health services in Illinois. These services have been underfunded for years and the current cuts are leaving ...
A 6-year-old boy's body was recovered from the Illinois River Sunday evening after the boy reportedly drowned, according to the Grand River dam Authority.
In Arizona, meanwhile, it appears hackers used malware steal the username and password of just a single election official in Gila County, according to The Washington Post.
The recognition is for companies that have "achieved excellence in exporting" and organizations that have provided export assistance.
Investigators believe the hackers are likely based overseas, according to a law enforcement official. The Illinois database included voters' names, addresses, sex and birthdays in addition to other information.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Transportation officials with the state of Illinois say they'll study flood prevention methods after the Illinois State Fair was swamped this year. The State Journal-Register reports that heavy rains, as much as nearly 5.6 ...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois transportation officials said they will study ways to ease the kind of flooding that inundated the start of this year's Illinois State Fair. Heavy rains, as much as nearly 5.6 inches on the first day of the fair ...
Bruce Rauner's administration says a pending move by Illinois' largest public-pension fund would increase the state's required payment by hundreds of millions of dollars, potentially leading to higher taxes or massive cuts to education and social ...
Illinois State police officials say a trooper shot and wounded a teenage boy who was inside a fleeing stolen vehicle on Chicago's South Side.
Authorities said they are confident they caught the offending alligator but acknowledge they are not sure. In the end, the findings of the report indicate the victim was an unfortunate match for a specific predator seeking prey, and his family had no ...
It's a dilemma that owners and caretakers of endangered historic structures in low-income and inner-city neighborhoods throughout the state of Illinois face, along with the communities where these treasures are located. On the one hand, these historic ...
He was assigned to 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, since December 2014. Servant was from Maywood, Illinois. His awards and decorations during his time in the military included the army Achievement Medal, National Defense ...
In a conference call with reporters, two senior administration officials intimately involved with the financial and prisoner negotiations sought to refute what they described as false reports about what happened.
The village must explain to the state's appropriate administrative officials why consolidation is a threat to public safety in the towns served by the dispatch center and why it is economically or technically unfeasible, according to the waiver request ...
Minneapolis (AP) - Some of the pills taken from Prince's estate in Paisley Park after his death were counterfeit drugs that actually contained fentanyl - a synthetic opioid 50 times more powerful than heroin, an official close to the investigation said ...
Kelly Cassidy, D-Chicago, now goes back to the General Assembly with Rauner's addition of a financial threshold that would be determined by officials at the Illinois Department of Corrections. Inmates who have less than the threshold in their bank or ...
Shirley McCombs of Petersburg has been designated an elector before, but for her, this year is special. McCombs, who chairs the Menard County Democratic party and is a longtime elected member and secretary of the Democratic State Central Committee, ...
PONTIAC, Ill. (AP) - A prison in central Illinois has been placed on lockdown while state officials investigate the assault of six employees by five inmates.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Illinois officials have sent assistance to Louisiana after devastating flooding hit Baton Rouge and other parts of the state.
WSIL -- A tractor trailer wreck on I-57 is causing major traffic build up in Marion this afternoon. According to State Trooper, Joey Watson, it happened southbound on 57 near mile post 51 in a construction zone earlier today.
Illinois takes a sterner stand. The Illinois secretary of state sends 300,000 audit letters to randomly selected drivers requiring that they show proof of insurance or face suspension of their car registrations.
OBLONG, Ill. (WTHI) - An Illinois man is behind bars and facing charges in relation to child pornography. police arrested Dustin Noblit, 27, on Thursday.
The Bettenhausen 100 auto race set for Saturday at the Illinois State Fair Grandstand has been postponed, race officials announced Saturday morning.
The Illinois Senate sponsor was Democrat Melinda Bush of Grayslake. She says she plans to discuss taxes on other products women must buy but men don't.


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