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.
A facility that houses wards of the state in Rockford is closing following a newspaper's reports of assault and other issues.
Springfield's Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport had one of its best years ever for passenger flights last year -- so what's next?
The Center for Public Integrity says Rauner spent more than $28 million of his own money on his successful bid to become governor and on other races.
It appears health care costs for city of Springfield employees went over budget by more than three million dollars this fiscal year.