ILLINOIS -- According to the CDC, more than 100 Americans die every day from concussion-related injuries.
ILLINOIS -- Republicans and Democrats are crossing the aisle to change how school funding is distributed.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's the 206th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's birthday Thursday.
ILLINOIS -- Illinois used to provide the most affordable college education, but dwindling funds have left students needing help the most behind.
ILLINOIS -- People are smuggling cigarettes into the state, now more than ever before.
Update: 8:49 pm ILLINOIS – Lawmakers received a crash course in manufacturing as they toured the ADM Processing Plant, in Decatur.
ILLINOIS -- Deficits in the state budget could affect people with disabilities next.
ILLINOIS -- The Attorney General is telling gas stations to stop selling synthetic drugs.
ILLINOIS -- Illinois passed its concealed-carry law in 2013, prompting mental health professionals to report any dangerous individuals through a statewide database.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Hundreds of Illinois' libraries are getting aid from the state.
ILLINOIS -- Efforts to make sure people had health insurance cost the state millions.
Update: 4:25 pm, 2/9/15, Monday ILLINOIS -- A report shows Illinois' teachers are some of the highest paid in the nation, but not everyone agrees.
ILLINOIS -- State lawmakers are backing the national motto.
ILLINOIS -- State leaders are investigating why the number of cases of measles has reached a half-dozen in the state.
Latest: 6:01 pm, 2/7/15, Saturday MATTOON -- In the last few years, drivers have voiced concerns rail traffic is becoming an issue.
ILLINOIS -- A proposal to cut the state's gas tax could end up saving you money at the pump, but it comes at a high cost.
ILLINOIS -- Childcare providers think state lawmakers need a timeout to think about what they did in last year’s budget.
ILLINOIS -- A senior advisor for Representative Aaron Schock (R) has resigned.
ILLINOIS -- Last year was coined "The Year of the Data Breach."
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is getting closer to raising the minimum wage.
ILLINOIS -- Businesses want lawmakers to go green.
SPRINGFIELD -- Wednesday's address touched on issues the state has faced for years.
ILLINOIS -- The Child Care Resource Service in Champaign County could run out of money.
SPRINGFIELD -- Rep. Emanuel Welch previews the governor's upcoming State of the State Address.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Senate passed two resolutions Tuesday to commemorate the abolition of slavery.
Update: 5:20 pm, 2/3/15, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- More changes are being looked at as lawmakers talk about how much money the state spends on education.
ILLINOIS -- Mobile training units could be essential in helping keep incidents like Ferguson from happening here.
ILLINOIS -- While you were sleeping, many state officials were working hard.
ILLINOIS -- The state's unemployment rate fell yet again in December.
ILLINOIS -- If you're looking to buy something big online, you might want to read the fine print first.
ILLINOIS -- The state gives millions of dollars to organizations looking to do good, but one case shows how easy the system can be exploited.
ILLINOIS -- As high speed rail construction moves along in Springfield, community members want officials to be held accountable during the process.
CHAMPAIGN -- Not everyone was happy to see Governor Bruce Rauner Thursday.
Update: 10:15 pm, 1/28/15, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- Patients aren't the only ones disappointed by delays in the medical marijuana program.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- If one lawmaker gets his way, a teacher at UI will be without a job.
ILLINOIS -- The election might be over, but lawmakers are already looking towards 2016.
ILLINOIS -- If you play the lottery, you probably know some scratch-off tickets have helped raise money for various causes.
ILLINOIS -- Cutting your own salary is hard to do, especially when you’re an Illinois lawmaker.
ILLINOIS -- More than 2,000 Central Illinois teens are learning the dangers of distracted driving.
ILLINOIS -- The state will get more time to fix problems at a prison.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Lottery was set to part ways with its administrator, Northstar, but the State's Attorney General says "not so fast."
ILLINOIS -- State Representatives are back in Springfield this week for the first time since the Inauguration.
ILLINOIS -- Tens of thousands of immigrants now have state drivers licenses.
ILLINOIS -- A lawmaker wants legislators to get their own rides to Congress.
ILLINOIS -- The new chairman of the State Board of Education took his seat at the head of the class.
ILLINOIS -- A comment from Governor Rauner has some local labor unions responding.
ILLINOIS -- Congressman Rodney Davis (R) is asking for the EPA's help with the Mahomet Aquifer.
ILLINOIS -- There's new legislation on the table calling for a bobcat hunting season in the state.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Supreme Court refused to add more material to the Pension Reform Appeal.
ILLINOIS -- The state's new cyberbullying law allows schools to punish students for online misconduct, even if it happens outside school.