The Illinois Department of Health says warm weather means the onset of West Nile Virus, carried by mosquitoes, and a slew of insect-related diseases, carried by ticks.
The governor’s office gave no reason for the premature departure of Donald Stolworthy, named to the $150,228-a-year job on March 9.
Priti Shah’s daughter gave her the three lottery instant tickets on Mother’s Day. She scratched the $100 Million Money Mania ticket with a penny and won the top, $4 million prize.
A bill that would decriminalize possession of a limited amount of marijuana is now in the hands of Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Gov. Bruce Rauner has proposed sweeping state budget cuts that have angered local officials.
What does ALS patient Derek Hogg have to lose? Nothing, he tells CBS 2’s Derrick Blakley.
Things came full circle Tuesday night for David Letterman and the good people of Kankakee, as the city turned a gag gift from 16 years ago into a retirement gift for the Late Show host.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports on why the Land of Lincoln isn’t as appealing as it once was.
At at least one school, children were intimidated and shamed into agreeing to take the highly criticized PARCC standardized test.
CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports on the disconnect between two levels of government.
Rapheal Davis scored 18 points, and A.J. Hammons had 16 points and 10 rebounds.
A new book about Illinois politics shows its not-so-proud tradition of corruption dates back further than you might have guessed.
Rayvonte Rice scored 23 and led Illinois to a win that bolstered its NCAA Tournament resume.
The Republican governor of Illinois has some harsh words for Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who campaigned hard for his election last year.
The American Society of Civil Engineers gave didn’t give Illinois the greatest grade when it comes to infrastructure, which isn’t surprising, considering the federal and state governments struggle to maintain America’s roads, bridges and dams.
Rayvonte Rice returned to the starting lineup and scored 19 points.
Aaron White scored a career-high 29 points to lead Iowa to a 68-60 win over Illinois on Wednesday night.
The Illini fell to 17-10.
CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks with advocates and opponents of legalizing the recreational use of cannabis.
Frank Kaminsky scored 23 points, Bronson Koenig added 15, and No. 5 Wisconsin beat Illinois 68-49 on Sunday.