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Illinois Towns See Jobs Ahead in Medical Marijuana

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The prospect of adding new jobs has led officials in many shrinking Illinois communities to set aside any qualms about the state's legalization of medical marijuana and to cozy up to would-be growers.

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Flash Flood Warnings For Large Part of Illinois

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Flash flood warnings are in effect for parts of northern, central and eastern Illinois as slow-moving thunderstorms unleash torrential downpours.

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New Law to Help Illinois Students with Dyslexia

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A new state law aims to help Illinois students with dyslexia.

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Court of Appeals in Chicago joins Indiana Wisconsin Same Sex Marriage Appeal

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The U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago has combined Indiana and Wisconsin's gay marriage cases and put them on the fast track.

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Makers of Weber Grills Break Ground for Facility in Huntley, IL

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Weber Stephan breaks ground in Huntley for new distribution center.