There is currently proposed legislation for a higher minimum wage at both the state and federal level. But some of the fastest growing fields, like homecare and restaurant workers, aren’t included in the minimum wage.
Members of the Illinois House continued pushing for their version of a pension overhaul on Tuesday.
An Indiana man who received the Medal of Honor for valor in Vietnam is thanking the state and military veterans for an exhibit in his name at the Indiana War Memorial.
The University of Bologna in Italy has found what it says may be the oldest complete scroll of Judaism's most important text, the Torah.
A new administrator with the Villa Grove School District says being able to serve as the district's superintendent and principal is the perfect opportunity to study the district’s administrative structure.
An Illinois House committee has approved a $6.6 billion budget to fund the state's public education system during the fiscal year that starts July 1.
While many people across Illinois had Monday off from work for Memorial Day, the members of the Illinois General Assembly were meeting in Springfield.
U.S Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says the way American veterans receive disability claims has "got to change."
Brain cells have been grown from skin cells of adults with Down's syndrome in research that could shed new light on the condition.
An investigator says a southwestern Illinois probation worker admits using cocaine with two judges and selling them the drug.