| Jun 18, 2013
| 2:29 PM
INDIANA-- Democrats will pay for their role in the legislative walkout in 2011.
On Tuesday, the Indiana Supreme Court upheld fines against Democrats that were levied by House Republicans.
The vote was close, as it was split 3-to-2.
The ruling is...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Here's a look at major schools that offer Master of Business Administration programs in the Chicago area. Many schools give students a choice of part-time (including evening and weekend options), flexible, full-time, accelerated, dual-degree,...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Cali Hobgood barely knows what time zone she's in.
She lives in Illinois, but she has spent the past two weeks driving from Naples to Southern California and then to Winter Park. She's exhibiting in this weekend's Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival,...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Venkataramana Chapara has joined North Dakota State University as the Extension Service's area crop protection specialist at the North Central Research Extension Center near Minot.
He will be working on integrated pest management systems for all crops...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Orlando's WUCF-Channel 24 is part of a public TV station group that aims to consolidate broadcast operations in a single master control in Jacksonville.
The 11-station group, called the Digital Convergence Alliance, has received a $7 million grant...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:42 AM
University of Illinois trustees this morning approved a student health insurance plan for the Chicago campus that for the first time covers gender reassignment surgery, a move that about three dozen other colleges have taken in recent years.
| May 24, 2013
| 9:35 AM
CHAMPAIGN -- Richard Linklater's sneakers squish-squish-
squished against the wet tiles. We were walking the perimeter of the Illini Union, on the campus of theUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-
Champaign. It was a stormy night in April, and students...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Carl Sandburg High School officials are mourning the loss of the high school's athletic director who was found dead Sunday afternoon after a single-vehicle accident in Carroll County.
Bruce Scheidegger, 54, had been reported missing at 11:07 p.m....
| Feb 11, 2013
Last night’s mid-season premiere of The Walking Dead had fans re-visiting the town of Woodbury and finally re-uniting the Dixon Brothers, Daryl and Merle. By the end of the episode the poop really hit the fan and left viewers with a lot of...
| Feb 15, 2013
This article contains corrected material,
The home's cobalt blue siding sets it apart from older brick houses in its River Forest neighborhood. But the color of the house on Jackson Avenue is the least of its distinguishing factors.
| Jan 30, 2013
It takes special gall to raise taxes for some Illinoisans so soon after they were hit with a massive increase in state income tax rates.
So, give an audacity award to any "progressive" trying to renew the ill-timed and perennial campaign to replace...