CHICAGO, IL - MAY 22: Andrew Bailey #40 (R) and Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Boston Red Sox celebrate a win over against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on May 22, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Red Sox defeated the White Sox 6-2.
We are here in Naperville at North Central College because this is where the Illinois Prairie Path began ... This is mile marker zero, right here.
I want to thank the Illinois Senate and House of Representatives for their support. This action will benefit consumers, create jobs, and inject new life into economies in Central and Southern Illinois.
I, Abraham Lincoln, of Springfield, in the County of Sangamon, in the State of Illinois, have invented new and improved manner of combining adjustable buoyant air chambers with a steamboat or other vessel for the purpose of enabling their draught of water to be readily lessened to enable them to pass over bars or through shallow waterMore quotes »
Powerball jackpot hits $600 million for Saturday drawing; nearing historic territory
the prize money will roll over to next week's drawing and almost certainly eclipse the $656 million doled out to winners in Illinois , Kansas and Maryland in the Mega Millions game in March 2012.But the record could fall Saturday night too if a flurry of last-minute Read more »
LI scientists develop new Lyme vaccine
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Scenic, struggling S. Illinois braces for oil rush
-- This is the Illinois that many people never see -- the sparsely populated southern tip where flat farmland gives way to rolling hills, rocky outcrops, thick forests and cypress swamps.Blacktopped county roads wend through no-stoplight towns. Locals speak Read more »
Mayor, Ill. lawmakers make case for Chicago casino
in a major speech, saying this year that he'd be open to a gaming bill if the revenue benefits schools, a stance that comes as Illinois faces mountainous money problems.Meanwhile, Emanuel is pushing hard for the proposal, lawmakers are eager to rework it and Read more »
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W. Ill. drug court supervisor facing drug charge
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Recruiting: Michigan State climbs the rankings
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