The University of Illinois will have a new president come July after an eight month search and years of short-term leadership. The search committee picked State University of New York's Timothy Killeen for his success in research, and his experience dealing with tough fiscal situations.
President Obama is expected to unveil executive actions on immigration on Thursday and will address the issue in a speech at a Las Vegas high school on Friday, a source familiar with the process tells NPR.
Republican Tom Cross has conceded the Illinois treasurer's race to Democrat Mike Frerichs.
The University of Illinois system has hired State University of New York Vice Chancellor for Research Timothy L. Killeen as its next president.
Driven by the Lake Effect, a massive snowstorm dumped up to 60 inches of snow on some parts of western New York, killing at least five and paralyzing an area used to huge snow totals.
The race for Illinois treasurer changed course quickly Tuesday as late votes counted in several suburban counties showed a surge for Democrat Mike Frerichs.
University of Illinois trustees plan to announce the university’s next president Wednesday.
President Obama has ordered a full review of the process the United States uses to try to recover Americans taken hostage overseas.
A colleague of Isaac Neuman is remembering the longtime leader of Champaign’s Jewish community as a kind and wise man who always spoke the truth. Neuman died Monday at age 91.
Physical therapist Stephanie Dotson talks with Illinois Public Media's Jim Meadows about the STAR cancer rehabilitation program at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington.