Authorities say the bodies of a Cook County Department of Corrections officer and his Chicago police officer wife have been found at a Chicago house. The bodies were found early yesterday. Both had been fatally shot and authorities are investigating the deaths as an apparent murder suicide. Authorities believe Javier Acevedo shot Veronica Rizzo-Acevedo and then turned the gun on himself.
The Illinois Senate has overridden the governor's vetoes of bills raising speed limits in Illinois.
Illinois may have to set up its own insurance webpage because of U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on Affordable Care Act.
Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner busies himself with plans for taking reins of Illinois' government.
A Pekin man is given 24 years in prison for selling heroin that prosecutors say killed at least three people.
The Menard County Sheriff's office says a Springfield Fire Department captain has been arrested for carrying a shotgun into a rural Athens home and threatening residents.