Several Deputies Wounded In Shootout With Suspect In Illinois

A shootout in Illinois wounded several deputies Wednesday, Fox News reported. Three Ogle County Sheriff’s officers sustained gunshot wounds in an encounter at a residence within the Lost Lake gated community in Dixon, Illinois, according to Fox News. The incident unfolded when the deputies responded to a distressing call concerning potential suicidal and homicidal threats […]

BRAD WEISENSTEIN: Illinois Shows Americans How Bad Taxes Can Get

Hope in Illinois is sort of like one of those trick birthday candles: just when you think it’s been extinguished, it sparks and comes alive again and again. That was certainly the feeling as the Illinois General Assembly finished with the fiscal year 2025 budget. Hope. Dead. Hope. Dead. Hope. Dead. Gov. J.B. Pritzker in […]

$560 million Mega Millions jackpot won by player in Illinois

See what’s clicking on of Mega Millions The lottery industry announced the winner of an estimated $560 million jackpot from Tuesday night’s drawing. The winning ticket was purchased in Illinois. Tuesday night’s winning numbers were 19, 37, 40, 63, 69 and a gold Mega Ball of 17. The Megaplier was 3x. This was the […]

Mega Millions player in Illinois wins $560M jackpot: Numbers, results

Someone feels like they’re worth a million dollars! An Illinois Mega Millions player won a $560 million jackpot Tuesday night, ending a more than two-month drought. The winning numbers were 19, 37, 40, 63, 69 and the golden Mega Ball 17. This was the ninth largest jackpot prize in the game’s history. The lucky winner […]

Dozens of former Illinois youth inmates sue state over alleged sexual abuse

Dozens of former juvenile inmates have filed a lawsuit seeking millions of dollars in damages for alleged sexual abuse they suffered in an Illinois jail. Thirteen women and 95 men have filed two lawsuits against the Illinois Department of Corrections and the Department of Juvenile Justice. The lawsuits include allegations that staff at various juvenile […]

How to bet the Enjoy Illinois 300

Commercial content. 21+. Action Network is the official betting partner of the New York Post, which edited this content. The NASCAR Cup Series will head to Gateway for the third running of the Enjoy Illinois 300. Only two past champions, Joey Logano and Kyle Busch, have won a Cup Series race at Gateway. DraftKings doesn’t […]

Massive Fire At Free-Range Illinois Poultry Farm Leaves Up To A Million Chickens Dead

An inferno broke out at a poultry farm in southern Illinois Wednesday evening, killing millions of chickens, according to statements and reports. The blaze erupted at the Wabash Valley Produce Farm in Farina, Republican Illinois State Rep. Blaine Wilhour said in a statement late Wednesday. It started just before 7 p.m. and required the intervention […]

Abraham Lincoln museum’s 19th century US flag purchase sparks Illinois state probe

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is once again in the spotlight after its directors made a purchase without consulting the collections committee. 21 Star Flag The explanation that it is an unusual flag signifying Illinois’ admission into the Union in 1818 is disputed. The flag was purchased at an […]