Services are pending for a former Sangamon County prosecutor and judge who died while vacationing in South Carolina. Don Cadagin was 73 when he died Friday at a Myrtle Beach hospital after having recently had a stroke. The Springfield native was appointed state’s attorney in 1986 and was elected to the job in 1988 and 1992. He was elected as a circuit judge in 1994 and retired in 2005.
Two Decatur residents have been charged by a federal grand jury in Springfield.
The House voted 68-34 to override Rauner's veto of the bill. It needed 71 votes to become law.
A plan to restore state-subsidized child care assistance for low-income working parents has failed by one vote in the Illinois House.
The city of Peoria will pay $125,000 to a man whose home was raided after he created a Twitter account to parody the mayor.