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Caterpillar has announced it's keeping its headquarters in downtown Peoria and expanding its corporate campus in what it calls a re-commitment.
Before the new program began in 2011, residents who wanted to recycle had to group items according to type in bins
Seven dogs have been safely reunited with their owners after two men stole a minivan they were left in outside a pet day care in Chicago.
Resolution: don't punish the kids
Takes a breather from bad publicity to visit Springfield
Cameron Ingram is charged in the murder of Demarco Lee, who was shot on his front porch.
The Illinois Supreme Court has announced it will hear oral arguments in the state's landmark pension-overhaul case on March 11.
Police are still looking for help solving an armed robbery at a downtown pet supply store.
The short version: the Illinois Constitution prohibits a diminishment of pension benefits, and there's already one pension restructuring plan which awaits final court action.
The carping is under way about the governor’s budget proposal for next year, but this year is still a problem.
A judge has granted a request by Missouri prosecutors to extradite a man serving life sentences for six Illinois slayings.
Caterpillar says a federal grand jury is investigating the Peoria-based company's financial dealings in the U.S. and abroad.
Reacting to Wednesday's budget message, House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago) reiterated his belief that there must be some more money coming from somewhere.
The incidents did not happen as originally reported.
Gov. Bruce Rauner wants a substantial increase to K-12 school funding next year while calling for cuts elsewhere.
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Mayor Mike Houston is making good on his idea to help City Water Light and Power avoid technical default if need be.
Springfield Ward 5 Alderman Sam Cahnman has some sage advice ahead of next week's municipal primary.
Most expect spending cuts immediately in Illinois, and there’s less money coming in.
A temporary setback is how an Illinois congressman labels the decision to block President Obama’s executive order delaying deportations.