URBANA -- A new kind of doll could soon be hitting toy store shelves.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- More than 400 veterans are furthering their educations at UI.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is requesting more money from the state for the 2016 fiscal year.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A campus fraternity will be without a chapter house for the coming year.
Latest: 4:48 pm, 7/11/14, Friday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police tracked down a man for exposing himself at least three times this past year.
Update: 10:33 pm, 7/8/14, Tuesday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It was a concert of a different sort on campus Tuesday night.
Update: 10:23 pm, 7/8/14, Tuesday CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- The University of Illinois men's basketball team could find a home away from home.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A coach is getting national recognition from the Olympic committee.
URBANA -- Some University of Illinois students are using technology to help people. They've made tiny robots that are less than a centimeter long.
CHAMPAIGN -- Smartphone makers have developed a lot of technology when it comes to safety, but what can you do if you're in danger and someone takes your phone?
NATIONAL -- A former University of Illinois Track and Field athlete will be featured in her birthday suit!
BRAZIL -- A University of Illinois student is missing.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is making sure everyone has a say in helping find the next president.
Update: 10:39 am UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- According to the UI IlliniAlert system, the explosion in the 800-block of South Sixth Street has been addressed.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police arrested two men after a traffic stop.
Update: 10:04 pm, 6/18/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A former University of Illinois student is sentenced to 46 years in prison for murdering his ex-girlfriend.
URBANA -- You may have seen some of the World Cup Games this week.
ILLINOIS -- State leaders are "buzzed" about an emerging business.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Physical activity is important for all of us, especially children and young adults.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It's good news for UI employees.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Enrollment at UI is going up and one department is seeing record numbers of women students.
COLES COUNTY -- The Coles County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy.
Update: 3:12 pm, 6/6/14, Friday RANTOUL -- Firefighters set some apartments on fire Friday.
Update: 2:43 pm, 6/6/14, Friday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- On the UI campus, a special lady celebrated a birthday.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The search for a new UI president continues.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A few years ago, the future of the UI's Police Training Institute was unknown.
Update: 10:03 pm CHAMPAIGN -- A construction worker who fell at the State Farm Center is getting out of the hospital Thursday.
DANVILLE -- Some familiar faces are part of the new Riverhawks franchise.
URBANA -- It was a special night for special kids. The Tom Jones Challenger League is for kids with disabilities.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is getting some money to help farmers.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Football season will be here before we know it and the UI wants to get ladies excited about the season.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It's not the kind of thing you expect to see from a police officer, but this UI cop defies expectations.
Latest: 6:30 am, 5/22/14, Thursday CHICAGO -- Police have now found a University of Illinois student who went missing Saturday.
Latest: 6:06 pm, 5/21/14, Wednesday CHAMPAIGN -- An Army veteran died just days before his graduation from UI.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some sharp minds at UI will try to change the country's cyber-security problem.
URBANA -- Some brand new officers were on the University of Illinois campus Monday.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Thousands of new grads now have four years worth of classes, relationships and experiences under their belts.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The end of the road has arrived for many a UI graduate.
Latest: 10:03 pm, 5/17/14, Saturday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- It's been 50 years since the UI held an outside graduation ceremony.
CHAMPAIGN -- One reason behind Saturday's big turnout at commencement was the keynote speaker; former Illini and astronaut Mike Hopkins. WCIA-3's Anna Carrera sat down with him to talk about his experience coming back to his Alma Mater.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A big name is bringing a lot of attention to the UI commencement this weekend. Astronaut Mike Hopkins will be the main speaker Saturday.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Robert Easter sent a letter to his workers this week. He's urging them to stick around despite their concerns of losing retirement benefits.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Global warming is affecting how we live and work. A group of scientists worries the problem is getting worse.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A group of people honored a former UI coach in a special way Friday.
SAVOY -- Willard Airport is getting some much-needed cash.
SPRINGFIELD -- The debate continues over whether a University of Illinois professor, who served time, should continue teaching.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Many lawmakers have the UI on their minds. They want to see a new medical school on campus.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A lot of students will be burning the midnight oil this week for finals. For some, the pressure of testing gets to be too much.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The Alma Mater is not only back, but she's ready for graduation.
Update: 10:03 pm, 5/10/14, Saturday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police are on the lookout for even more fraternity members at UI who may be involved in a drug scandal.
Latest: 10:01 pm, 5/9/14, Friday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some say he’s paid his debt to society. That’s why they’re trying to save a professor’s job.
Update: 5:04 pm, 5/9/14, Friday ILLINOIS -- There's good news for some employees of state universities.
Latest: 5:03 pm, 5/8/14, Thursday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A fraternity at UI has been temporarily suspended by its national leaders.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- One of the things you carry with you the most could soon monitor your heart.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Students at UI will pay more next fall.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The end of the school year is almost here and UI students are packing up.
URBANA -- He grew up on a farm in Central Illinois, but after traveling overseas to fight for the U.S., this Hometown Hero returned to serve his hometown.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Progress is being made on renovations at the State Farm Center. Now, you can watch every second of the action.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Leaders at UI are looking into expanding their background check policies.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The Marching Illini will be stepping into a big spotlight next fall.
SPRINGFIELD -- Students from all three University of Illinois campuses visited the State Capitol Thursday.
CHAMPAIGN -- These were welcomed visitors Thursday at the UI Theta Chi Fraternity. The four-legged guests are service dogs with the Pet-a-Pup Program.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- You never know what you might hear when you mike up an athlete during a game.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is asking you to show your "Loyal-Tee" for this year's football team. They want you to create a slogan for the 2014 Fighting Illini t-shirt.
Latest: 5:01 pm, 4/29/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- An error by lawmakers could mean big problems for the state in the very near future.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI students want to bring a skate park to campus.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Is global warming a reality? At least one UI professor says yes.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A once rare disease is becoming more common on campus.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Demand to attend the University of Illinois is on the rise, but it hasn't come without some growing pains.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Dozens of people scattered around the UI campus to track down all the bikes parked there Wednesday morning.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI had a great showing at the Boston Marathon.
URBANA-CHAMPAIGN -- More people will have to pay to park on the UI campus.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Police say a UI basketball player was arrested early Tuesday.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new medical college could be in the works at the UI.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- Changes to state pension plans could send some UI professors packing.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Kermit the Frog says it's not easy being green, but that's not the case at UI.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The Fighting Illini has a new look and so far it's getting rave reviews.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- There's another reason the UI women's gymnastics team is excited.
Update: 10:02 pm UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Workers at one UI building needed a sharp eye twice in one week.
CHAMPAIGN -- If you're looking for that one-of-a-kind gift for an Illini fan, look no further.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI Ag students are giving back in a big way this month.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- There's a state-of-the-art invention at UI. It's a health monitor about the size of a quarter.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Some UI students took a lot off the top to help fight cancer.
CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois is helping Champaign rank high when it comes to a new study.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- More changes will soon be coming to UI.
SPRINGFIELD -- It was a lesson in politics for UI students.
Latest: 6:03 pm, 4/9/14, Wednesday URBANA -- She's baaack. Alma Mater officially returned to campus Wednesday after being gone for almost two years.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Native American students at UI say they've been misrepresented for too long and removing Chief Illiniwek as mascot isn't enough.
URBANA -- Police are increasing efforts to make the roads a safer place for everyone on them.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A lot of meals were made at UI thanks to help from people in the area.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Moms' weekend wrapped up with the 59th Annual Mom's Day Flower Show.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Science and art combined this weekend. The result is some interesting photos.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The future of our military was honored at UI Saturday.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI Police Department teamed up with students to raise awareness about sexual assault.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Alumni and astronaut Michael Hopkins will give the Commencement address at graduation, May 17.
CHAMPAIGN -- Growing up, kids sometimes want to be a superhero.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The future of virtual reality is being shaped in Urbana-Champaign.
ILLINOIS -- One of Governor Quinn's plans include the biggest investment in education in state history.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI's chancellor is speaking out about the future of higher education.
Latest: 6:17 pm, 3/25/14, Tuesday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Even though the Illini basketball team wrapped up for the season, construction at the State Farm Center is in high gear.