ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Historical Preservation Agency agreed to examine its management after it was challenged by legislators.
ILLINOIS -- A report from the AARP shows Illinois has a high percentage of nursing home residents who could live at home to get the care needed.
ILLINOIS -- A new law, aimed at regulating farmers' markets is getting mixed reactions.
ILLINOIS -- Seven-figure donations in the gubernatorial race could make this year's election the most expensive in history.
ILLINOIS -- The state is merging offices to save money.
ILLINOIS -- Help could be on the way to bring more doctors and nurses to free clinics.
ILLINOIS -- Should Illinois raise the minimum wage to $10 / hour?
Update: 3:46 pm, 6/19/14, Thursday ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Poison Center will remain open.
ILLINOIS -- A measure calling for term limits in the state is another step closer to making it on the November ballot.
ILLINOIS -- The number of child abuse cases downstate is on the rise.
ILLINOIS -- Starting Wednesday, voters are able to register online.
ILLINOIS -- More money is headed to healthcare and the poor.
Update: 10:05 pm ILLINOIS -- The state's new medical marijuana law may be weeding out potential growers.
ILLINOIS -- The new budget bill is projecting deep cuts to state agencies which could impact tourism.
Update: 10:23 pm ILLINOIS -- A new law is helping poker runs.
Update: 4:52 pm, 6/19/14, Tuesday CHAMPAIGN -- At-home bakers are enjoying the sweet smell of success thanks to a new state law.
Update: 10:14 pm, 6/8/14, Sunday ILLINOIS -- The new state budget means more money for lawmakers.
ILLINOIS -- With nicer weather comes more people wanting to hit the water.
ILLINOIS -- A new state law could inconvenience workplaces while adding expenses for employers.
ILLINOIS -- Traffic between Illinois and Indiana is getting some attention from state leaders.
ILLINOIS -- There are a number of harassment laws in the state, but some say, when it comes to "street harassment," more needs to be done.
ILLINOIS -- Students throughout the state now have something new to learn in school and it could help save lives.
ILLINOIS -- More financial trouble could be in store for Illinois following the legislature's decision to create a budget without extending the personal income tax.
ILLINOIS -- A new budget is approved and ready for Governor Quinn to sign.
SPRINGFIELD -- Friday was the last day for legislation. The day also made history.
ILLINOIS -- It took all day, but a new budget is approved and ready for Governor Quinn.
Update: 5:03 pm ILLINOIS -- Senate Republicans vow to stop any plan to keep the income tax rate at five percent should it come up during the fall veto session.
ILLINOIS -- Student debt is becoming more and more of a problem.
ILLINOIS -- A president with Illinois' roots could be honored at the Capitol.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers hope to make it easier for seniors to enjoy the great outdoors.
ILLINOIS -- State union workers are a step closer to getting a raise.
ILLINOIS -- More domestic violence victims will be able to take advantage of free legal advice in the future.
ILLINOIS -- The chance to let you vote on whether the minimum wage should increase is one step closer to happening.
ILLINOIS -- The state budget is now in the hands of Senators.
ILLINOIS -- There was a heated hearing at the state Capitol Wednesday. People involved with the governor's program to fight violence were under fire.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois State Police is clocking in millions of dollars in overtime pay.
ILLINOIS -- A bill to fix the state's education funding system passed the Senate Tuesday.
ILLINOIS -- People with disabilities who traveled to the state Capitol Monday to protest ended up in handcuffs.
ILLINOIS -- Governor Quinn is ready to sign a bill expanding the state's sexting law.
ILLINOIS -- The clock is ticking. A new budget needs to be passed by Saturday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Monday, a House committee approved a measure to break the Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from the state's control.
WILLIAMSVILLE -- A bill is headed to the governor's desk which would require all new schools to have storm shelters.
ILLINOIS -- The clock is ticking, and this is the final week lawmakers have to pass a budget or massive cuts would take effect.
ILLINOIS -- Another state budget proposal has been shot down. Friday, the House overwhelmingly rejected a budget plan by a margin of 107 to 5.
ILLINOIS -- The state could force you into a retirement plan and it could mean less money in your paycheck.
ILLINOIS -- Lawmakers hit another bump as they work on how to pay for schools.
ILLINOIS -- Police departments will have to look elsewhere to see how officers are doing.
ILLINOIS -- Mental health supporters rallied at the Capitol to urge lawmakers to pass a balanced budget.
ILLINOIS -- Teachers may get more time to focus on the lessons they think are most important.
ILLINOIS -- For most, wearing glasses improves your vision, but Google Glasses could be causing trouble.