Court records and inspection documents show persistent problems in nursing homes across Central Illinois.
Gerald Warmbier began a medical journey last year that took him to the nursing home Heartland of Champaign. But instead of helping him recover after medical treatment at Carle Foundation Hospital, a lawsuit filed in the Circuit Court of Champaign County by his wife alleges the nursing home delivered such poor care that it led to his death.
The brother of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich says in a new book that prosecutors tried to use him as a pawn to get his sibling on charges that he attempted to sell President Barack Obama's old Senate seat.
Joe Cocker, the raspy-voiced British singer famous for hit songs such as "Feelin' Alright" and "Up Where We Belong," has died at age 70, his management agency tells NPR.
Pope Francis has blasted the Vatican's top bureaucrats at an annual Christmas gathering, accusing the cardinals, bishops and priests who run the Curia of "spiritual Alzheimer's" and careerism.
A published report says outgoing Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford gave pay raises to dozens of employees over the past year.
Champaign Police say one man is dead and another seriously injured after a shooting on the city’s north side overnight.
Sue Wood’s music is heard by dozens of University of Illinois faculty, staff, and students a day – but she’s seen by just a handful each week.
The gunman who ambushed and killed two New York City police officers in their patrol car before committing suicide reportedly posted messages on social media suggesting the assault was revenge for deaths of two unarmed black men at the hands of authorities.
North Korea, which denies that it had anything to do with a hack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, now wants to help the U.S. root out the real culprit.
Rayvonte Rice hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer for the last of his 19 points, giving Illinois a 62-59 victory over Missouri in the annual Braggin' Rights game on Saturday.