The man accused of robbing a HyVee truck driver at gunpoint last December is facing new charges after Burlington Police connected him to an assault that took place last Friday.Read More
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s attorney general says 13 people are dead after a shooting on Thursday at a community college campus in Roseburg, Oregon.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is reluctantly accepting the resignation of Education Secretary Arne Duncan, saying he’s earned the right to return home as one of the longest-serving secretaries in the department’s history.
EFFINGHAM, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says the standoff over a state budget “could go on for a while” but his administration is prepared to continue managing state finances without one.
SPENCER, Iowa (AP) — State environmental officials say an egg farm in northwest Iowa dumped egg washing liquid onto a cornfield and it flowed into a creek killing 160,000 fish over 18 miles.
CHICAGO (AP) — A newspaper’s analysis of Illinois’ signature corporate tax-break program has found the companies that receive the deals often don’t add jobs and sometimes even lay off workers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says opponents of gun control laws know how to stir up fear and scare politicians.
Starting Monday, October 5th, 2015 at 7am, Harrison St between 8th & 15th will be reduced to 1 lane of traffic, controlled by signs and cones.
THORNTON, Iowa (AP) — A boa constrictor that escaped its cage and slithered down the block has cost its owner $50 in northern Iowa.
Southeastern Community College in West Burlington has gotten approval from the Board of Trustees to construct a four-story residence hall.
A one car accident on Friday, at 10.38 a.m., on Highway 34 near Gulfport, Illinois, in Henderson County, left one person injured. Burlington ambulance and the Burlington Fire Department assisted Henderson County Sheriff’s Department in…
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A former manager at an Iowa-based halal food supplier has been given three years of probation for conspiring to export misbranded beef products for sale in Malaysia, Indonesia and elsewhere.