Western Illinois University trustees have approved a three percent tuition hike. The cost of room and board at the school in Macomb also will rise starting in the fall. Trustees also have approved a 13 percent increase in student health insurance.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan has filed official notice with the Supreme Court that the state will appeal a ruling that Illinois' landmark pension overhaul is unconstitutional.
Annual radiothon brings in $100k +
A Chicago couple is suing the owner of a small cargo plane that crashed into their home.
The state is giving nearly $4.5 million to eight food banks across Illinois for modernization.