Johnnie Lee Savory Sues Peoria For Coerced ConfessionAn Illinois man who maintains police coerced him into making a false confession to a double murder is suing the city of Peoria and its police department.
Donald Trump Downplayed In Peoria, At State Republican ConventionThe presumed GOP presidential nominee's controversial comments about women and minorities are cause for concern for some Republican candidates in Democrat-leaning Illinois.
Prosecutors Issue Second Subpoena For Aaron Schock's RecordsFederal prosecutors seek financial records, texts and emails as part of a grand jury probe into spending by the former Congressman from Peoria.
Peoria-Based Caterpillar Plans Thousands Of Job CutsCaterpillar is planning another round of job cuts that could exceed 10,000 people through 2018, as the construction and mining equipment maker adjusts to downturns in key markets that it serves.
Police Raid Over Fake Twitter Account Costs Peoria $125,000A battle over a fake Twitter account has cost the city of Peoria $125,000.
Peoria Teen Swept Away By Floodwater Survives By Clinging To Tree BranchCBS 2’s Derrick Blakley reports for police and family members, it was the end of a nightmare, wondering if 15-year-old Demarcus Jackson would be found alive.
Feds Raid Aaron Schock's Campaign Office In PeoriaThe former congressman is embroiled in a grand-jury investigation into his spending habits while in office.
Schock Has Reimbursed Government $122,590, Records ShowPeoria Congressman Aaron Schock resigned in March following media reports about his spending.
Details -- And Questions -- Emerge About Rep. Schock's Business Deal With Political DonorA shell company linked to Aaron Schock paid a political donor $750,000 last year for a warehouse in Peoria, then took out a $600,000 mortgage for the property from a local bank run by other donors.
Peoria Twitter Prankster Heads To Federal CourtA federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a case brought by a man whose home was raided by police after he created a fake Twitter account to spoof Peoria's mayor.
Caterpillar To Stay In Peoria, Expand Corporate HQChief Executive Doug Oberhelman told a crowd of about 200 people Friday that after two years of study, the $55 billion global construction equipment maker will modernize its riverfront complex to include a three-tower building.
Streamwood Teen Uses CPR To Save Girl’s Life A Streamwood teenager is being hailed as a hero for saving the life of a girl, thanks to a skill he had but never thought he'd ever use.
Peoria Congressman Faces Scandals: Top Aide's Resignation, 'Downton Abbey'-Themed OfficeAaron Schock, a downstate Republican, says he'll cut a check for his office's redecoration.
Best Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near ChicagoA three-day weekend is a great excuse to get out of town for a little bit and Martin Luther King Day is one of the favorites. Here are a few places you can go that aren't too far outside of the city, but will still give you that feeling of getting away from it all.
Quinn, Rauner Meet For First Televised DebateWith less than four weeks before the Nov. 4 election, the two major-party candidates for Illinois governor met in Peoria.