Illinois

Committing the first $10 million in revenue from the city’s cannabis tax, Evanston, Illinois, is the first city in the U.S. to enact some form of general reparations.

Gift Kamau was last seen on the morning of March 30 leaving her home in Madison, Illinois, on her way to class at St. Louis University.

Dashcam video shows the officers slamming Lawrence Crosby down to the ground and punching him, despite the fact that the student's hands were raised in the air.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Illinois has lost more people than any other state during the course of the year.

The 19-year-old college football player was awarded the 82nd Heisman Trophy for an outstanding sophomore season with the Cardinals.

The 19-year-old college football player was awarded the 82nd Heisman Trophy for an outstanding sophomore season with the Cardinals.

Michaels released a statement condemning any form of "discrimination or racism" against employees, and vowed to launch an internal investigation.

As voters headed to the polls in five early voting states Tuesday, presidential candidates in both parties zig zagged across the country as they made last-ditch efforts to make an impression.

A grieving mother who lost her teenage daughter provided the gift of life to one of her closest friends. Illinois woman Vicki Olds lost her daughter, Domonique “Nikki” Smith, at age 18 last year but donated her child’s heart so that her friend could live reports ABC News. The touching tale unfolded after Old’s daughter […]

Melodie Gliniewicz, the widow of disgraced Illinois officer Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz, was arrested this week after being charged with money laundering in connection to her husband's crimes.

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Sandra Bland was arrested after a traffic stop by Waller County Police.  She was found days later dead in a cell and Police say she hung herself.  This is the same old excuse used over and over by police who murder someone in their custody.  The Family is not going for it, after all she […]

  There was no pomp and circumstance, no procession with classmates, but on Friday a school district in Illinois finally handed Alva Early his high…