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February 21, 2014
Same-sex marriage allowed in most populous Illinois county
February 21, 2014 - 2:10pm
January 7, 2014
Amtrak passengers spend night stranded on Illinois trains
January 7, 2014 - 9:45pm
November 20, 2013
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (C, seated) signs the Religious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act into law at a ceremony in Chicago, Illinois, November 20, 2013. Quinn on Wednesday signed into law a bill extending marriage rights to same-sex couples, making the home state of President Barack Obama the 16th to allow such unions. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
Illinois governor signs same-sex marriage into law
November 20, 2013 - 6:50pm
November 18, 2013
A police officer escorts a boy out of the area as he carries belongings through the destruction caused by a tornado that touched down in Washington, Illinois, November 18, 2013.
Survivors of deadly Midwest tornado sift through wreckage
November 18, 2013 - 12:10pm
November 14, 2013
Illinois bishop plans exorcism ritual to protest gay marriage
November 14, 2013 - 5:45pm
December 5, 2012
Investigators look over the site of the plane crash in Manhattan, Ill., that claimed the life of Bemidji Aviation Services President Larry Diffley on Tuesday. (Joseph P. Meier / Sun Times Media)
Bemidji man killed while piloting plane in Illinois
December 5, 2012 - 8:59am
March 24, 2012
OBIT: Al Golden, player in N.D. oil, dies at 84
March 24, 2012 - 6:40pm
March 9, 2012
Passengers restrain American Airlines flight attendant said to be ranting about 9-11
March 9, 2012 - 4:25pm
February 15, 2012
Locked out Crystal workers join tire union on 6-state tour
February 15, 2012 - 5:21pm
February 4, 2012
Curator Rob Carmichael holds a handful of eastern garter and brown snakes Jan. 24 at the Wildlife Discovery Center in Lake Forest, Ill. About 225 hibernating snakes were found near the Zion Nuclear Power Plant. The Discovery Center will keep the snakes in a wine chiller set at 48 degrees until May.  (Keri Wiginton/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
INSIGHT: A rattling distress call
February 4, 2012 - 9:49pm
January 12, 2012
Suspects in 14-state, $2 million identity-theft ring in court
January 12, 2012 - 8:40am
December 15, 2011
Fed settlement reached in grain elevator fraud case
December 15, 2011 - 12:35pm
August 12, 2011
Obama will promote rural initiatives during Midwest swing
August 12, 2011 - 4:24pm
August 9, 2011
Obama plans southern Minnesota visit on Monday
August 9, 2011 - 5:26pm
January 15, 2011
University of Illinois mascot Chief Illiniwek comes out for a final bow at halftime during the Fighting Illini's game against Michigan in Champaign, Illinois, Wednesday, February 21, 2007. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/ Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Fighting for the Chief
January 15, 2011 - 9:35pm