Delays in analyzing evidence have prompted Champaign County prosecutors to drop murder charges against Devon Craig in connection with last summer's shooting death of Allen Redding. But those charges could be refiled later.
University of Illinois entomology professor May Berenbaum says she was tickled to find a movie featuring a female entomologist for her annual festival devoted to science fiction movies with dubious insect science.
After issuing warnings it may have to close down half its nuclear fleet, Exelon has introduced a proposal it says would keep them open. It signals the start of what's expected to be a long debate over Illinois' energy policy.