|
|
Taft Midway Driller - Taft, CA
    • STATE NEWS

  • The latest breaking state news for CA.
Updated May 24, 2016 at 2:27 PM

PARK FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Authorities have identified a man found dead after two FBI agents were shot and wounded while trying to serve an arrest warrant at a suburban Chicago home. A Cook County medical examiner's office spokeswoman says the dead man was 50-year-old Melvin Toran. She says a cause of death hasn't been determined because an autopsy is pending.

Updated May 24, 2016 at 2:23 PM

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A bill that would've required universities in Illinois to offer healthy feline and canine test subjects to rescue organizations has provoked a dispute between its Democratic sponsor and the University of...

Updated May 24, 2016 at 1:28 PM

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois has dismissed junior guard Kendrick Nunn from the basketball team following his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic battery.

Posted May 24, 2016 at 12:30 PM

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — There's nothing unusual about seeing a bunch of coffee mugs in a coffee shop — unless the mugs are handmade and being given away for free by the artist who created them.

Updated May 24, 2016 at 11:47 AM

MASON CITY — Chances are good that no matter where you live in the United States, you have a part of Mason County in your kitchen pantry.

Posted May 24, 2016 at 10:00 AM

The following stories are among today's top news of central Illinois.

Updated May 24, 2016 at 8:48 AM

Cost, logistics questioned

Updated May 23, 2016 at 1:01 PM

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An Illinois man is set to complete his goal of running a marathon in all 50 states after he makes it across the finish line at a 26-mile race in Michigan.

Posted May 23, 2016 at 11:00 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court won't reconsider its decision to reject former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions.

Updated May 23, 2016 at 10:32 AM

CHESTER, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois prosecutor says former suburban Chicago police officer Drew Peterson offered a fellow inmate $10,000 to kill the state's attorney who prosecuted him for the death of his third wife.

Posted May 23, 2016 at 10:00 AM

The following stories are among today's top news of central Illinois.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar