Illinois Gets $1.8M For Low-Income Students Taking AP TestsIllinois will receive nearly $1.8 million to help low-income students take advanced placement tests.
Illinois Isn't A Very Happy Place To Live; Move To Utah, Recent Study SaysIllinois ranked 25, in the middle, while Indiana was closer to the bottom at No. 40.
Sen. Mark Kirk Not Backing Down On Obama-Iran Payment CommentsU.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-8th), Kirk’s opponent, said his comments about the president were beyond pale.
Donald Trump: Chicago Could Stop Violence 'In One Week'Citing a discussion with an anonymous top cop, Donald Trump believes tougher tactics could end Chicago violence in on week...
Illinois Sends Flood-Relief Assistance To LouisianaLouisiana officials put out a distress call Wednesday to other states asking for help. Severe storms in recent days have inundated the state's capital and elsewhere.
Illinois No Longer Will Call Children 'Wards' Of StateIllinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed an executive order banning the state from calling children under its care wards and instead instructing they be called "youth in care."
Appeals Court Slashes Damages To Illinois Riverboat CasinosAn appellate court has sharply reduced a jury's damages award to several Illinois casinos from $78 million to $26 million in a case tied to imprisoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Opinion: Illinois Sinks Into The Abyss, Politicians Abandon Ship And The State’s Most Vulnerable DrownIllinois’s entire social services landscape is sinking, pulled under by the weight of the state’s budget quarrel. Thousands are suffering.
Services For Sexual Assault Survivors, At-Risk Teens Suffer As Illinois Budget Impasse Lingers“The people who are most vulnerable are paying the price.”
At Impasse, Illlinois Still Without A BudgetThe Latest on the last day of the Illinois legislative session as lawmakers and the governor try to end an 11-month budget standoff
Measles Case Reported In Northern IllinoisThe person who contracted the illness visited several locations in northern Illinois, including hotels and a Northern Illinois University graduation.
More Illinois Republicans Distance Themselves From TrumpOthers, however, say they'll support the controversial presumptive GOP candidate for president. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.

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