Kathy Sweedler joins us to talk about charges that might be hard to find on your cell phone bill -- and how to avoid them.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois' financial luck seems to be running out again.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some good financial news for Illinois.
WESTVILLE --The family didn't have life insurance and now their community is coming together to help.
SPRINGFIELD -- Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka is warning lawmakers to not be fooled by extra cash coming to the state.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state's unpaid bills are expected to grow over the next five years if something isn't done about the pension crisis.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is behind on more than $8-billion in unpaid bills.
SPRINGFIELD -- Your tax refund may be smaller than you expect if you haven't paid your parking tickets.
Monday, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) introduced legislation to get more federal funds for investigating, apprehending, extraditing and prosecuting fugitives suspected of serious crimes.
Lawmakers' latest efforts to overturn Illinois' smoking ban hit a major roadblock.
Illinois lawmakers are taking action after the sex abuse scandal at Penn State.
ILLINOIS--Some state leaders are trying to make it harder for kids to bully in schools. They want a statewide standard to crack down on the problem.
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Christian County is the latest stop in the Attorney General's ongoing "Operation Smoked Out" initiative.
People who need help paying their power bills are encouraged to sign up for a payment plan.
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Have you pulled a trigger lately?
Some state leaders say civil unions aren't enough and want to legalize gay marriage here in Illinois.
A Decatur politician wants to make it easier for legal gun owners to renew gun cards.