Illinois nursing home fined $50K in resident's death
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:13:49 GMT
A central Illinois nursing home has been fined $50,000 by the state for failing to notify a resident's doctor of her asthma complications prior to her death. The 64-year-old woman died at the Christian Village nursing home in Lincoln in February, The State Journal-Register reported.
Martin veteran is reunited with service dog a day after SUV stolen
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:09:21 GMT
Heartwarming moment Marine veteran couple are reunited with their service dog a day after he was stolen when their SUV was carjacked at a rest stop A Marine veteran was reunited with her service dog in a heartwarming moment that came a day after he was stolen during a carjacking. Lana Whitner and her family were moving from Illinois to Florida this week when their SUV was stolen during a pit stop at a rest area in Indianapolis.
Teen entrepreneurs compete for chance to sell lemonade at popular restaurant
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:07:54 GMT
A group of students from southern Dallas is getting a crash-course in the basics of entrepreneurship with a chance at competing to have their small start-ups partner with a local restaurant. You could feel the excitement in YMCA Moorland, on Thursday, as a large group of students rehearsed and fine-tuned their business pitches.
Jailhouse phone call reveals affair
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:04:31 GMT
Clifford A. Andersen Jr., 68, of Standard talks with defense attorney Rob Parker during the third day of testimony in his trial in Putnam County Court. Andersen is charged with the 2016 killing of Deborah Dewey, 62, of Ladd.
In The Classroom - Rothrock
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 23:03:30 GMT
Lindsey Rothrock of Streator, IL, recently graduated from University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. She was a 2010 graduate of Streator Township High School and earned a Bachelor of Animal Science degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in 2013.
Girl held captive in basement, parents say she was 'possessed by a demon'
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 22:58:52 GMT
A girl was held captive in the basement of her family home in the northern Chicago suburb of Waukegan because her parents reportedly believed she was possessed by a demon. Sources tell WBBM-TV that the 10-year-old girl was forced to use a bucket to bathe and a portable potty-training toilet to use the bathroom.
UI trustees approve law school for Chicago campus
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 22:54:34 GMT
After two years of talks, University of Illinois trustees Thursday approved a merger between the University of Illinois Chicago and the private John Marshall Law School. The acquisition of the downtown Chicago law school by the UI Chicago would take effect in fall 2019, with John Marshall transferring its students, faculty, funds and degree programs to the university over time.