Bond Hearing Set For Chicago Man Charged With SIU ThreatsA Chicago man accused of mailing threats of beheadings, bombings and other violence to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus soon will learn if he can be released on bond.
Mother Files Lawsuit In Death Of SIU StudentA Morton Grove woman has filed a lawsuit against the city of Carbondale, the city’s police chief, and the man she believes killed her 19-year-old son in February.
Missing SIU Student Found DeadPravin M. Varughese, 19, was last seen about 11 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of West College Street in Carbondale, according to Carbondale police.
SIU Basketball Team Stranded On Bus On I-57About 6:30 p.m., the team was headed back to Carbondale after finishing their game against the Illinois State University Redbirds in Normal, when the driver of the team bus pulled over on Interstate 57 due to poor visibility
Poll: More Than 4 In 10 Illinois Voters Support Gay MarriageA new poll estimates that more than four in 10 Illinois voters now support full marriage rights for gay and lesbian couples.
Poll: Illinois Voters Want Reform In State GovernmentAre Illinois voters ready for reform? A new poll suggests the answer is a resounding yes when it comes to state government.
Public Policy Expert: Many Voters Don't Seem Interested In ElectionA public policy expert says many voters do not seem interested in this year’s presidential election – or politics in general, for that matter.
SIU Evacuates Dorms In Dead Of Night Due To Bomb ThreatThree residence halls at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale were evacuated overnight, following a bomb threat.
2 Chicago Area College Students Drown After Crash Near CarbondaleTwo women, ages 20 and 21, both from the Chicago area, drowned early Sunday when the car they were in went into a lake near the southern Illinois town of Carbondale.
SIU Hires Ex-Missouri St. Coach HinsonSouthern Illinois has hired former Missouri State coach Barry Hinson as its new men's basketball coach, SIU's athletics director confirmed Wednesday.
Public Universities Begin Push For State Funding For Next YearState university officials have begun their annual trek to Springfield, testifying before panels of House and Senate lawmakers about what their financial needs will be for the upcoming fiscal year.
Southern Illinois Fires Chris LowerySouthern Illinois has fired men's basketball coach Chris Lowery after back-to-back losing seasons.
Weeklong Faculty Strike Ends At SIUThe weeklong strike by faculty at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale is over.
University Presidents Want To Maintain SalariesUniversity presidents have begun their annual trek to Springfield to ask lawmakers for money for the next fiscal year.
SIUC Wants To Recruit More Female StudentsSouthern Illinois University is looking for a few good women.