CRYSTAL LAKE â The building that once housed Dominick's grocery store in Crystal Lake was recently acquired by an Illinois food store company, however, the specifics of property's future have yet to be determined.
CARBONDALE â Authorities at Southern Illinois University are investigating the third reported sexual assault on the Carbondale campus in about a month.
CHICAGO â Former President Bill Clinton became the latest high-profile Democrat to back the re-election bids of Gov. Pat Quinn and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, saying Tuesday that the candidates focus on issues important to voters, like jobs and health care.
BLOOMINGTON (AP) â The Illinois High School Association will start posting full-length video of past state tournament events on YouTube in the coming months.
McHENRY â The remaining books, movies and CDs from the Friends of the McHenry Public Library sale need to go.
GARY, Ind. â Investigators in two states were reviewing unsolved murders and missing person reports after the arrest of an Indiana man who confessed to strangling one woman, told police where to find six more bodies and hinted at a serial killing spree over two decades.
NEW YORK â At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.
â¢ Michael J. Schiller, 39, 11607 Daniel Lane, Huntley, was charged Thursday, Sept. 18, with retail theft.
WASHINGTON (AP) â Everyone coming to the United States from the three West African countries at the center of the Ebola outbreak will now be screened for the deadly disease at one of five airports, the Homeland Security Department said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON â U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, a sign that the housing market is shaking off a slowdown that began in the middle of 2013.
WASHINGTON â People who shared an apartment with the country's first Ebola patient are emerging from quarantine healthy. And while Thomas Eric Duncan died and two U.S. nurses were infected caring for him, there are successes, too: A nurse infected in Spain has recovered, as have four American aid workers infected in West Africa. Even there, not everyone dies.
GENEVA â Tens of thousands of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines could be available for "real-world" testing in West Africa as soon as January as long as they are deemed safe, a top World Health Organization official said Tuesday.
PRETORIA, South Africa â Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
BEMENT (AP) â Central Illinois authorities have charged a former school bus driver and assistant high school cheerleading sponsor who they say sexually abused a teenage boy.
WOODSTOCK â A McHenry County Judge increased the bond to $7 million for the man accused of gunning down two deputies who responded to a domestic disturbance at his Holiday Hills home.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) â Champaign and University of Illinois police are urging people to travel in pairs following a string of attacks on campus.