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Illinois-based Kraft Foods is being bought out by H.J. Heinz.
The University of Illinois says it's using its share of a $3 million grant to help minority students seeking doctoral degrees.
A Springfield man is in custody following a rollover crash on south 3rd street early Wednesday morning.
Springfield Police have responded to a hostage situation on Seven Pines Road.
It's now down to 6 percent, a .1 percent drop from January.
The Illinois Department of Agriculture has a chance to make a -- pardon the pun -- "growing" industry even bigger.
Another $26,000 in donations has put the Kidzeum of Health and Science closer to its $6 million goal so construction can begin on East Adams Street.
Governor Bruce Rauner wants a television and movie studio to give back the $10 million state grant now-former Governor Pat Quinn gave them to buy property that wasn't for sale.
Urban infrastructure is the subject of the latest project by a public-private partnership started with the help of the University of Illinois.
The Illinois Legislature is advancing a plan introduced by House Speaker Michael Madigan to end weeks of negotiations over plugging a $1.6 billion hole in this year's state budget.
Another day, another debate between the two remaining candidates for Springfield mayor.
Staying in Springfield past May 31 does not get you what you want, he warns
$1.6 B in fund sweeps, budget cuts
The youngest member of the Illinois legislature says she's hopeful the mess with the Fiscal Year 2015 state budget is this week.
Three guards at the Pontiac Correctional Center were injured today when an inmate attacked them with a homemade weapon.
The drive to dilute the influence of public sector unions in Illinois continues.
The Republican leader in the Illinois Senate calls this a "do or die week" on dealing with the shortfall in the current budget.
The governor's idea of allowing local jurisdictions to be right-to-work and to opt out of the Prevailing Wage Act is not legal, according to the attorney general.
Springfield blogger Calvin Christian is again in trouble with the law -- this time in Jacksonville.
Gov. Bruce Rauner's "Turnaround Agenda" will put Illinois on the right path, supporters say, but it's not going to be quick.