The Illinois law that legalized marijuana includes setting aside money for neighborhood development and ensuring equity in the way licenses are awarded, among other things.
A funeral ceremony for Boone County Sheriff’s K-9 Loki occurred Saturday morning.
A Chicago man accused of storming the Capitol last week allegedly told agents who showed up to arrest him: "Wow, you’re pretty good," court papers show.
Chicago area investigators on Sunday were trying to determine a motive for the Saturday afternoon attacks in which police say 32-year-old Jason Nightengale apparently chose his victims at random.
A man named Jason Nightengale randomly killed three people in Chicago, wounded several others, shot a woman at an IHOP in Evanston, and got into a shootout with police before he was shot and killed Saturday night, police said.
So far the impacts of the Illinois law have been minimal, according to officials in several southern Wisconsin communities.
Maurice Swinney, chief equity officer for CPS, said Chicago school officials are reviewing school names and changes will be made.
The couple allegedly forced both girls — who were about 10 and 15 years old when they were smuggled into the U.S. — to provide labor and services for their own private gain, prosecutors said.
A Chicago family says one haircut led to the coronavirus-related deaths of their two parents after the illness ripped through several family members within days.
An Army soldier was denied bond Monday, accused in a shooting at a Rockford bowling alley that left three dead and three hurt while he was on leave.
Authorities say a 37-year-old U.S. serviceman from Florida has been charged with three counts of murder and three counts of first-degree attempted murder following a shooting at a bowling alley in Rockford Saturday night.
Three people were shot dead and three others were wounded at a bowling alley in Rockford on Saturday night.
The 2021 Chicago Auto Show has been postponed from its traditional February slot due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
A retired Chicago firefighter was fatally shot during an exchange of gunfire with would-be carjackers Thursday afternoon in Morgan Park on the Far South Side, according to police.
Now through Dec. 8, ambitious home chefs over age of 18 are invited to submit an original cookie recipe with "an unexpected or wacky ingredient" along with a photo, instructions and pitch.
Illinois health officials on Wednesday announced 238 additional deaths from COVID-19 statewide, the highest number of single-day deaths during the entire pandemic.
A Chicago couple used their money saved for a catered reception for their wedding to feed the needy for Thanksgiving.
A $25K reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest of the man accused of strangling a Chicago area lawyer to death in 2016.
State officials are bracing for another surge after many people around the country traveled for Thanksgiving and celebrated with family and friends.
Four penguins from Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium recently had the chance to visit Soldier Field.