Rauner has said he wouldn't lock out state workers even as contract negotiations continue, but AFSCME spokesperson Anders Lindall doesn't buy it.
A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.
Here's a look at some of this weekend's big sporting events.
A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.
Break-ins at senior retirement communities.
Fall is here and that means it's time to clear your DVRs and get ready for a new season of shows.
Anti-abortion protesters repeatedly reference U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk's stroke in demanding he switch his position on defunding Planned Parenthood.
Barry Helmerichs has another chance to be Springfield Fire Chief.
Authorities investigating the slaying of a northern Illinois police officer say they've received several more videos from residents and businesses.
The absence of a state budget hasn't kept Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration and other Illinois agencies from hiring more workers.
A long holiday weekend is the perfect time to binge watch.
Action thriller franchise "The Transporter" is back with a fourth installment and a new star, with British actor Ed Skrein stepping into the black suit of lead character, former special ops mercenary Frank Martin.
Saudi King Salman will meet with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington on Friday to seek more support in countering Iran.
Kiss rocker Gene Simmons has stepped up his Internet security after police raided his home in a bid to trace an offender who downloaded child porn using the star’s wireless network.
One student was killed and two others injured after a fistfight at a Sacramento community college escalated into a shooting.
Here’s a look at some of the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Sept. 4.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday.
The release of the new Star Wars movie may still be months off, but Disney is unleashing its full marketing "Force".