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CUB: Ill. residents can save on winter heat bills
CHICAGO (AP) — The Citizens Utility Board is urging consumers to conserve energy and participate in efficiency programs offered by utilities after a recent federal report predicted that natural gas bills could jump by 13 percent this winter.Continued ...
Despite ruling, Quinn vows to manage without pay
CHICAGO (AP) — When Gov. Pat Quinn grew angry that lawmakers hadn't found a way to fix Illinois' pension crisis, he eliminated their salaries. But these days the only elected official going without pay is the governor himself.Continued ...
20 tornadoes recorded in Illinois so far this year
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois has experienced only a third of the number of tornadoes typically recorded over the course of a year, weather officials said.Continued ...
Judge says Murray Home case can move forward
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A federal judge has struck down major components of the state's effort to dismiss a case challenging its decision to close a southern Illinois center for the developmentally disabled.Continued ...
Illinois prepares for immigrant drivers licenses
AURORA (AP) — Illinois' secretary of state's office is preparing to launch a massive effort that gives as many as 250,000 immigrants who are in the country illegally permission to drive.Continued ...
FBI: Man's pipe bombs intended for sex offenders
EAST ST. LOUIS (AP) — An Air Force staffer stationed in Illinois was ordered jailed without bond Monday after federal prosecutors accused him of possessing pipe bombs that he told investigators he planned to unleash on local sex offenders while admittedly feeling suicidal.Continued ...
- Shutdown crimps Ill. region's prized recreation
- Pension deal uncertain as Ill. veto session nears
- Parolee accused of murder never got ankle monitor
- Illinois launches health insurance marketplace
- Illinois readies for potential federal shutdown
- Lawyer: Ex-Murray residents facing poor conditions
- Judge: Ill. gov. must reinstate lawmakers' pay
- 6,500 Ill. veterans contribute to history project
- Quinn releases some insurance rates for Illinois
- Rep. Davis formally kicks off re-election bid
- Jackson auction stopped after authenticity issues
- No charges against police over Daley nephew probe
- Quinn says he's still focused on his day job
- Daley's exit leaves clear path for Ill. governor
- CUB: Ill. residents can save on winter heat bills