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Latest news from Pantagraph.com - Illinois feed

  1. People flood downtown Chicago streets for women's march

    01.21 / 19:50 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people who turned out for a women's march in Chicago have spilled into downtown s…
  2. More female wrestlers competing in Illinois high schools

    01.21 / 19:49 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    GRANT PARK, Ill. (AP) — Illinois high school sports officials say they're seeing fewer boys but more girls in competitive w…
  3. Bill would lower signature requirement for third-party candidates

    01.21 / 16:08 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD — A Republican state senator from southern Illinois has introduced a bill that would make it easier for independent and third-party candidates to get on the b…
  4. Chicago women's march aims to send message to Trump

    01.21 / 14:55 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of people, especially women, are expected in downtown Chicago for a march that's connected to a similar gathering in W…
  5. Illinois State Police warning people about a phone scam

    01.21 / 04:30 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois State Police is warning Illinois residents about a phone scam that is happening around the s…
  6. Alleged Chicago-area drug dealer sentenced in armed robbery

    01.21 / 04:29 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    ST. CHARLES, Ill. (AP) — A purported Chicago-area drug dealer convicted in the armed robbery of an undercover police officer has been given a 21-year prison s…
  7. 4 Rockford residents face fraud charges

    01.20 / 20:32 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Four Rockford residents were arrested on federal charges of food stamp fraud and wire f…
  8. Grain mostly higher, livestock lower

    01.20 / 16:15 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of T…
  9. Study: City of Brotherly Love has most never-married adults

    01.20 / 14:24 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia may be the City of Brotherly Love, but that apparently stops at the a…
  10. 'Theatre Week' bonanza features 120 Chicago-area productions

    01.20 / 04:36 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Theatre Week 2017 is just weeks away and tickets are on s…
  11. 25 Illinois sites added to the national historic register

    01.20 / 04:36 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Historic Preservation Agency added 25 significant properties to the National Register of Historic Places in 2…
  12. Judge in ex-Illinois congressman's trial recuses herself

    01.20 / 03:22 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A federal judge who was to preside over the corruption trial of former Illinois Congressman Aaron Schock has recused h…
  13. Bankers: Weak farm prices biggest threat to rural economy

    01.19 / 20:37 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Bankers across Middle America say depressed farm commodity prices are the biggest threat to the economy this year in rural parts of 10 Plains and Western s…
  14. 5-year-old Chicago girl who shot herself expected to recover

    01.19 / 20:00 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say the 5-year-old girl who shot herself in the abdomen with a handgun she found in her mother's purse is in stable condition and expected to s…
  15. U of Illinois trustees endorse plan to increase enrollment

    01.19 / 19:23 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — University of Illinois' board of trustees on Thursday endorsed an ambitious plan from the system's president to increase enrollment by nearly 15 percent at its three campuses over the next five y…
  16. Schock trial date set for July

    01.19 / 16:20 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    PEORIA — Former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock will go to trial on federal corruption charges in m…
  17. Nature museum's alligator snapping turtle to get bigger home

    01.19 / 04:41 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    CHICAGO (AP) — A nature museum in Chicago says a 10-year-old endangered alligator snapping turtle is doing so well that she's being transferred to a new h…
  18. Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick Four-Evening' game

    01.19 / 04:05 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the "Pick Four-Evening" game…
  19. Gov. Rauner wary of 'Obamacare' repeal without replacement

    01.18 / 22:35 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says President Barack Obama's health care law has "massive flaws," but he's cautious about repeal "with nothing to replace i…
  20. Warm weather forces Illinois ski competition to be postponed

    01.18 / 20:07 pantagraph.com Pantagraph.com - Illinois
    FOX RIVER GROVE, Ill. (AP) — Organizers of a ski jumping competition in northern Illinois have had to postpone the even for the first time in more than a c…