Illinois State Police Announce Big Memorial Day Sale
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Rockford Man Acquitted Of Killing 2-Year-Old, Dumping Body
A northern Illinois man accused of killing a 2-year-old son of his daughter's friend and dumping the dismembered remains in a Chicago lagoon was acquitted Thursday of murder charges.
31-Foot Tall Lincoln Statue Makes Springfield Debut
After stops in Chicago and Peoria, the 19-ton sculpture named “Return Visit” took its place in front of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum on Wednesday.
Van Vleet Credits His Newborn Son For Playoff Performance
Rockford native Fred Van Vleet broke his postseason slump with a 13 point, 6 assist performance against the Bucks Tuesday night in a 120-102 Raptors win to even the Eastern Conference Finals a 2-2.
Texting While Driving Penalties Are Going Up In Illinois
The National Safety Council reports that cell phone use while driving leads to 1.6 million crashes each year and that nearly 390,000 injuries occur each year from accidents caused by texting while driving.
Wild Chase Of Stolen RV Ends With Injuries In Los Angeles
A woman in a stolen recreational vehicle led authorities on a wild chase in Los Angeles on Tuesday, smashing into cars and a palm tree before finally coming to a halt with a large dog hanging out of the shattered windshield.