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The Exposition Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill. (Photo Credit: Illinois Department of Agriculture)

Illinois State Fair Managers Fined For Ethics Violations

A state commission has fined managers of both of Illinois’ State Fairs for ethics violations over beer tickets, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.

07/28/2014

Shaughnessy Simms, Jr. (Photo from Chicago Police)

Man Charged With Austin Shooting Death

A man has been charged with the shooting death of another man early Friday in the Austin neighborhood.

12/28/2013

Illinois guard Tracy Abrams.  (Credit:  Ethan Miller, Getty)

Late Georgia Tech Rally Sinks Illini

Georgia Tech closed the game with a 19-4 run to rally from a 12-point deficit and beat Illinois 67-64 on Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, giving the Illini their first loss.

12/03/2013

Tevon Marley, 29, tried hiding in the attic of the home of an acquaintance but officers talked him down and he was taken into custody, the release said. (Credit: Beloit Police)

Murder Suspect Captured In Wisconsin

A man wanted in connection with the November murder of a Chicago man in Wisconsin was captured Saturday, police said.

02/09/2013

Photo Of The U.S. Flag. (John Cody/WBBM Photo)

Suburban Republican Wants Arizona-Style Illegal Alien Law Here

Illegal immigrants in Illinois could face deportation and heightened police scrutiny in the fashion of the notorious Arizona immigration law if a northwest suburban lawmaker has his way.

03/12/2011