(PEORIA, Ill.) -- Six people have been hospitalized and two are currently in critical condition after a shooting on the south side of Peoria, Illinois, on Wednesday night, according to the Peoria Police Department.Officers responded to the scene at about 9 p.m. Wednesday evening... Read More.
(SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) -- During the coronavirus pandemic, Shreya Nallamothu, now 16, said she, like so many others, began to spend more time on social media, where she saw countless parents who documented their own lives and their kids' lives on different platforms."The more I... Read More.
(SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) -- The Illinois State Supreme Court found a strict assault weapons ban passed after the Highland Park shooting to be constitutional in a ruling issued Friday.The ruling came in response to a lawsuit that claimed that the ban violated the equal protections... Read More.
(ST. LOUIS) -- Flash flood warnings continue Saturday for parts of Missouri and Illinois, as severe weather is forecast across parts of the U.S. over the next three days.More than six inches of rain fell overnight, leading to flash flooding in northeastern Missouri, with water... Read More.
(WILLOWBROOK, Ill.) -- At least 23 people were injured, one fatally, when gunfire erupted early Sunday at a Juneteenth celebration in suburban Chicago, authorities said.The shooting unfolded about 12:30 a.m. in the parking lot of a strip mall in Willowbrook, about 23 miles west of... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday has declined to block Illinois' assault weapons ban from being enforced as a legal challenge continues, handing a win to gun safety advocates at a time when the nation is grappling with a surge of mass... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A seventh person has been confirmed dead after a massive pileup Monday in Illinois caused by a sudden dust storm, officials said.Thirty-seven people were transported to area hospitals with injuries ranging from minor to critical, Illinois State Police said. Victims range in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Six people are dead and dozens more injured after a massive pileup Monday in Illinois caused by a sudden dust storm, officials said.More than 30 people were injured and transported to the hospital, including multiple people with life-threatening injuries, Illinois State Police... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Six people are dead and dozens more injured after a massive pileup Monday in Illinois caused by a sudden dust storm, officials said.Illinois State Police Maj. Ryan Starrick said during an afternoon press conference that six people had died and more... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Multiple people are dead and dozens injured after a massive pileup Monday in Illinois caused by a sudden dust storm, officials said.Illinois State Police Maj. Ryan Starrick said during an afternoon press conference he did not have an official death toll,... Read More.
(ANTIOCH TOWNSHIP, Ill.) -- An Illinois man using a leaf blower on his property was shot and killed by his own neighbor this month, becoming the latest in a string of high-profile shooting victims targeted while doing everyday tasks.According to the Lake County Sheriff's... Read More.