Powerful rainstorms hit East Coast; Midwest cleans up

...Strong storms that swept across northern Illinois spawned at least four tornadoes, severely...private camping resort in Sublette, Illinois, where five people were hurt and one...the worst thing I've ever seen."Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner deployed a search-and-rescue...
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Flight attendants sue Boeing, claim injury from engine fumes

...drawing warm air off jet engines to heat airplane cabins.Boeing Co. declined to comment on the lawsuit, which was filed in an Illinois state court in Chicago.Similar allegations have been raised before. In 2011, Boeing settled a case brought by an American...
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Today In Sports History for June 18

...Smith in an 18-hole playoff. Smith beats McDermont by four strokes and Macdonald Smith by six.1921 - The University of Illinois wins the first NCAA track and field championships with 20¼ points. Notre Dame finishes second with 16¾ points.1941...
Former cheerleader pleads guilty to rape

...Nuclear Group and current chairman of Chicago-based Exelon Corp. Exelon, which has electric and gas utilities in Maryland, Illinois, and Pennsylvania, now owns Constellation.In 2005, Shattuck became the oldest NFL cheerleader in history up to that time...
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Solutions for Alaska's fiscal future

...from Colorado across the country. States which have some form of Economic Gardening are: Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Nevada, New Mexico, Pennsylvania and Oklahoma...
Stenson, Johnson share US Open lead; Tiger shoots 80

...lead over Patrick Reed.Matt Kuchar, Ben Martin and Brian Campbell, the amateur who just finished his college career at Illinois, were at 67. In the group one shot behind was Masters champion Jordan Spieth, a 21-year-old Texan who has been around...
Ruth Lydia Stark Pantke Maves

...Stark. Ruth lived with her parents on their farm in Hinsdale, IL. When she was a young adult she worked at the Electromotive factory...her. In later years Ruth worked at the 3M factory in Burr Ridge IL. She was a very hard worker and was loved by everyone she worked...
Other states hold special sessions on budget

...sessions are underway in Alaska, Florida, Illinois and Washington, and a number of if the overall economy turns sour.Illinois is facing the largest budget gap of any...Kansa; Kerry Lester in Springfield, Illinois; and Marc Levy in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania...
States move to reduce time spent on Common Core-based exam

...math and English exams will only be given once a year, instead of twice.The 11 states involved are Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio and Rhode Island."We've listened...
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On parking, city shifts into drive

...for its downtown core. Walker Parking Consultants, the largest parking consulting firm in the nation and headquartered in Illinois, recommends requiring people pay to park for those two hours to increase revenue and encourage "turnover" (i.e. make...


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