Georgia Southern gave the Illini men’s basketball team all they could handle Friday night at the State Farm Center in Champaign. The final score was 80-71 in favor of Illinois, but with under three minutes to go, it was a four point game.
Alex Keefe looks at the career of Jane Byrne, Chicago's first female mayor.
Jane Byrne, Chicago's 1st and only female mayor, has died at the age of 81.
A federal grand jury in West Virginia has indicted former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship for allegedly thwarting mine safety enforcement and conspiring to violate mine safety law.
James Kilgore could return to teaching at the University of Illinois, despite controversy over a past felony conviction. The Board of Trustees has said it’s leaving decisions on hiring him to those at the campus level.
University of Illinois Chairman Christopher Kennedy says he plans to leave the school's board of trustees when his term ends in January.
Republican Governor-elect Bruce Rauner has met with top Democratic legislative leaders House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton.
University of Illinois Trustees Thursday apporoved $180,000 in incentive-based compensation for President Bob Easter. That amount would be paid to the president within 30 days.
Two bills that would authorize building the controversial Keystone XL pipeline will soon come to a vote in Congress, as their sponsors head toward a runoff election to decide who will win the Senate race.
The public comment window for the Waters of the U.S. rule is set to close on Friday – more than half a year after the regulation was first introduced by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers.