Aggregated Illinois News Articles
- New Fulton Market neighborhood sculpture spotlights children as the hope for a peaceful world
A new and colorful art installation in Chicago's Fulton Market neighborhood may put a spotlight on children, but it's meant to serve as a reminder for adults.
ABC News. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:11:28 UTC.
- Slain Chicago Police Cmdr. Paul Bauer's star to be retired
Members of the Chicago Police Department will join family and friends Tuesday to pay tribute to slain CPD Commander Paul Bauer.
ABC News. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:07:24 UTC.
- Kluber wins his 20th as Indians beat White Sox 4-0
CHICAGO (AP) - Corey Kluber struck out 11 in seven scoreless innings and won his 20th game, and Brandon Guyer hit a go-ahead solo homer in the seventh ...
Daily Mail. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 04:31:02 +0100.
- Metra announces 13th annual post, essay contest
CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago-area's commuter train service has launched its 13th annual poster and essay contest aimed at raising awareness about the hazards trains can pose. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:39:09 -0400.
- Defense pathologist testifies as many as 15 of 16 shots hit McDonald while standing, contradicting video
The infamous police dashboard camera video shows Laquan McDonald spin wildly at the first shots from Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke before collapsing to Pulaski Road a second and a half later. ...
Megan Crepeau, Stacy St. Clair, Jason Meisner. Chicago Tribune. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:35:00 PDT.
- Man found dead and bleeding on Green Line platform in South Loop
A man was found unresponsive and bleeding from the head at the Roosevelt Green Line station in the South Loop on Monday morning, Chicago police said. The man, 58, was discovered on the platform at 22 E. ...
Madeline Buckley. Chicago Tribune. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:00:00 PDT.
- Defense pathologists questions accuracy of teen's autopsy
Lawyers for a white Chicago police officer charged with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald opened their defense case Monday with a witness questioning the thoroughness of the autopsy.
Don Babwin. Fox News. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 22:04:30 GMT.
- Penn State ready for the real college football season to begin as Ohio State week begins
The 10th-ranked Nittany Lions improved to 4-0 at Illinois with their third consecutive lopsided victory. But with Ohio State visiting Happy Valley next week, improvement is needed.
Philadelphia Inquirer. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 11:50:20 GMT.
- Michelle Obama 'Becoming' book tour set for arenas common for top musical performers
NEW YORK — Check out the upcoming events at Chicago's United Center and you'll see Bulls games, Blackhawks games and concerts by Fleetwood Mac, Nicki Minaj and Cher, among others. ...
Hillel Italie. Washington Times. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:42:08 -0400.
- Anderson beats Djokovic again in Laver Cup as Team World hits back
Kevin Anderson took down Novak Djokovic for a second straight night as Team World rallied to win the final two matches and reel Team Europe's lead back to 7-5 after the second day of the Laver Cup in Chicago on Saturday.
Reuters. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 02:58:46 -0400.
- Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell placed on leave after domestic violence claims
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell was placed on administrative leave Friday following fresh allegations of domestic violence from his ex-wife.
Fox News. Sat, 22 Sep 2018 17:11:00 GMT.
- Scenes from Riot Fest
The three-day Chicago music festival featured such acts as Elvis Costello and Pussy Riot
CBS News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 21:17:20 +0000.
- Cubs' Addison Russell placed on administrative leave after domestic violence claims
Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell has been placed on administrative leave following new allegations of domestic violence by his ex-wife. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 14:05:00 PDT.
- London knife crime: Can Chicago's model cure the violence?
London is following Chicago's lead in tackling violent crime like it is an infectious disease.
BBC News. Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00:14 GMT.
Illinois Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Illinois as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||12,801,539||-0.29|
|July 1, 2015||12,839,047||-0.22|
|July 1, 2014||12,867,544||-0.09|
|July 1, 2013||12,879,505||0.07|
|July 1, 2012||12,870,798||0.08|
|July 1, 2011||12,860,012||0.14|
|July 1, 2010||12,841,578|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Illinois was 12,830,632.
In 2008, the estimated population of Illinois was 12,901,563, whereas
in 2006, the population of Illinois was about 12,759,673.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Illinois' demographics,
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