Aggregated Illinois News Articles
- 7 killed in Memorial Day weekend shootings across Chicago; CPD sergeant suffers graze wound
At least seven people have been killed and several others hurt from gun violence across Chicago Memorial Day weekend.
ABC News. Sun, 27 May 2018 17:55:36 UTC.
- Newsviews: Record number of Illinois tourists
A record number of visitors came to Illinois last year, nearly 114 million people.
ABC News. Sun, 27 May 2018 15:09:35 UTC.
- 3 dead, 10 wounded as holiday weekend continues
Three people were killed and at least 10 others have been wounded in shootings since the Memorial Day weekend started Friday afternoon, Chicago police said. ...
Deanese Williams-harris, Rosemary Sobol. Chicago Tribune. Sat, 26 May 2018 20:25:00 PDT.
- Kim Kardashian defends Kanye West after his foundation' claims rapper 'abandoned' it and Chicago
Kanye West co-founded Donda's House, a foundation named in honor of his late mom. And on Saturday, Kim Kardashian defended his name after the foundation released a statement about him.
Daily Mail. Sun, 27 May 2018 04:16:24 +0100.
- Major League Baseball notebook: Cubs' Darvish headed back to DL
The Chicago Cubs placed right-hander Yu Darvish on the 10-day disabled list for the second time this month on Saturday, this time as the result of right triceps tendinitis.
Reuters. Sat, 26 May 2018 22:35:35 -0400.
- Man in custody after swastikas found painted on gravestones
Authorities in southwestern Illinois say a suspect is in custody after swastikas were found spray-painted on several homes and dozens of grave markers at a nearby cemetery.
Fox News. Sat, 26 May 2018 23:40:41 GMT.
- Headstones spray-painted with swastikas in Illinois cemetery
The headstones were spray-painted sometime between midnight and 7 a.m. Saturday morning.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sat, 26 May 2018 22:25:00 GMT.
- Resisting Trump in a bright red state
EDMOND, Oklahoma (AP) - Vicki Toombs was watching the returns on election night 2016 when her phone buzzed - a text from her 22-year-old son Beau in Chicago. ...
Nicholas Riccardi. Washington Times. Sat, 26 May 2018 15:38:39 -0400.
- Over 200 headstones spray-painted with swastikas at Illinois cemetery
CBS News. Sat, 26 May 2018 16:48:50 +0000.
- Go ahead, waste your summer on your cellphone. Or explore it like a kid.
In a Chicago park the other day, on a morning so warm that it was suddenly possible to believe in summer, I saw a little girl hop out of her stroller and waddle onto the grass. ...
Mary Schmich. Chicago Tribune. Fri, 25 May 2018 17:25:00 PDT.
- Hot weekend to boost growth of U.S. Midwest corn, soy crops
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Sizzling temperatures in the U.S. ...
Reuters. Fri, 25 May 2018 17:18:19 -0400.
- New Privacy Law Forces Some US Media Offline in Europe
Major U.S.-media outlets including the LA Times and Chicago Tribune were forced to shutter their websites in parts of Europe on Friday following the roll out of stringent new privacy regulations by the European Union.
Newsmax. Fri, 25 May 2018 07:32:13 EDT.
- Nine Valuable Resources That Chicago Business Owners May Not Know About
Local resources are valuable for Chicago businesses, as they can offer unique insights into the local market. Here are some places your organization should check out.
By Forbes Chicago Business Council, Communityvoice. Forbes. Fri, 25 May 2018 07:00:00 -0400.
- US media websites down in Europe after a huge data law shakeup
Websites of the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and others owned by Tronc were among those blocked to EU visitors.
CNBC. Fri, 25 May 2018 10:42 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,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
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in Springfield, Illinois.
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