A couple of local lawmakers are trying to put some teeth into a high speed rail agreement that will benefit Springfield minority communities.
The Springfield metro area has recorded another drop in unemployment.
A man wielding a box cutter tried to hold up a new pet store near downtown Springfield
No one was injured in the crash.
A professor who lost a University of Illinois job offer over his profane, anti-Israel Twitter messages has sued.
Another Springfield man has been shot, but is expected to be okay.
If it looks like a conflict, that's bad enough for State Rep. Scott Drury (D-Highwood).
Proportion of income devoted to rent is a problem
The state made nearly $165 million in 2014 from video gambling
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says he hopes the fifth time’s the charm for legislation to create a new food safety agency.
"Kids are well fed, happy, smiling and being themselves rather than being in a situation where their stomachs are empty, they have headaches and stomach aches, they may be nauseous."
A facility that houses wards of the state in Rockford is closing following a newspaper's reports of assault and other issues.
Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport had one of its best years ever for passenger flights last year -- so what's next?
The Center for Public Integrity says Rauner spent more than $28 million of his own money on his successful bid to become governor and on other races.
He's urging a Twitter campaign, #DACAWorks
It appears health care costs for city of Springfield employees went over budget by more than three million dollars this fiscal year.
A Lincoln woman will serve nearly 4 years in prison for embezzling two million dollars over 17 years.
Gov. Bruce Rauner says one of his priorities for his first year in office will be creating so-called “right to work zones.”
An Illinois lawmaker has introduced legislation that would cut the pay of elected officeholders by 10 percent.