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Latest news from Pantagraph.com - Illinois feed

  1. Fastest growing US cities are in South; 4 of top 5 in Texas

    05.25 / 04:29 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    DALLAS (AP) — Ten of the 15 fastest-growing cities with populations of 50,000 or more were spread across the South in 2016, with four of the top five found in Texas, according to new population estimates released Thursday by t…
  2. Attorneys: Former House speaker seeks lawsuit settlement

    05.25 / 04:29 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Lawyers for a sexual abuse victim of Dennis Hastert and the former U.S. House speaker himself say he's seeking a settlement of a lawsuit filed over a broken $3.5 million hush-money p…
  3. Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game

    05.25 / 04:29 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game…
  4. Chicago train service to install new camera system

    05.25 / 03:21 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's commuter train service is installing an upgraded, $11 million camera system meant to enhance safety, including by taking video of e…
  5. Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky Day Lotto' game

    05.25 / 03:21 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "Lucky Day Lotto" game…
  6. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick Four-Evening' game

    05.25 / 03:21 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Pick Four-Evening" game…
  7. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick Three-Evening' game

    05.25 / 03:21 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Pick Three-Evening" game…
  8. Chicago schools to borrow about $900 million

    05.25 / 03:21 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Board of Education has authorized borrowing about $900 million after the district's finance chief warned it would run out of money if it didn't do s…
  9. 3 Illinois players facing burglary charges now off team

    05.24 / 23:59 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois has dismissed three players facing residential burglary and aggravated robbery c…
  10. Senate bills seek tougher Great Lakes pipeline standards

    05.24 / 23:59 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    DETROIT (AP) — Legislation proposed in the U.S. Senate would toughen liability standards for oil pipelines crossing the Great L…
  11. Marchers call for 'people first' state budget resolution

    05.24 / 22:36 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    TOWANDA — Illinoisans are frustrated with nearly two years without a state budget, and that frustration was represented Wednesday by 15 people with strong voices and sore f…
  12. Former pizzeria operator guilty of drug charges

    05.24 / 21:32 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago woman accused of using a pizzeria as a front for drug-trafficking has been convicted of multiple drug c…
  13. United CEO assures shareholders at meeting; workers protest

    05.24 / 21:32 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — The CEO of United Airlines assured shareholders Wednesday that the company is doing all it can to be more customer-friendly since video surfaced of a passenger being violently ejected from a plane last m…
  14. Popular new workouts target the body, mind and soul

    05.24 / 21:32 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    NEW YORK (AP) — It would be easy to brush off fitness guru Taryn Toomey's The Class as another hippie trend, but you'd miss the magic. (She sprinkled crushed crystals underneath the studio floors, which she says is designed t…
  15. Special prosecutor to review Porter County deputy's case

    05.24 / 21:32 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana prosecutor is turning to a special prosecutor to review the results of an investigation of a sheriff's deputy accused of having a sexual relationship with a 1…
  16. Grand jury indicts man in fatal shooting of judge

    05.24 / 20:30 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — A grand jury has formally indicted a Chicago man charged in the fatal shooting last month of a Cook County j…
  17. Legislative hearing takes up Illinois child welfare agency

    05.24 / 20:30 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Testimonies at a legislative hearing have revealed investigators with Illinois' child welfare agency face high caseloads and feel pressured to quickly wrap up abuse i…
  18. Teen dies after younger brother accidently shoots him

    05.24 / 20:30 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    DES PLAINES, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in suburban Chicago say a teen accidentally shot in the face by his 10-year-old brother has d…
  19. IL Lottery

    05.24 / 18:31 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ These Illinois lotteries were drawn…
  20. Winning numbers drawn in 'LuckyDay Lotto Midday' game

    05.24 / 18:31 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "LuckyDay Lotto Midday" game…