Aggregated Illinois News Articles
- Chicago Public Schools postpones basketball season, breaking with IHSA
The state's largest school system is breaking with the Illinois High School Association and following the state's guidance.
Wls. ABC News. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 02:36:23 +0000.
- Myths about COVID-19 busted: Masks, indoor transmission, cold weather, and more
University of Chicago Medicine's Dr. Emily Landon took time to bust some of the most prevalent myths about COVID-19 and the pandemic, as coronavirus cases continue to rise in Illinois and across the nation.
Wls. ABC News. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 02:22:07 +0000.
- CoinFlip's cash-to-crypto ATM installed in Honolulu, with more to come
Chicago-based CoinFlip, installed its first cryptocurrency ATM in Honolulu at the Marco Polo Mini Mart at 2333 Kapiolani Blvd.
Megan Fernandes. American City Business Journals. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 01:05:24 +0000.
- CPS: High school basketball, wrestling postponed indefinitely in Chicago Public League as COVID-19 worries persist
"We know that this is not the outcome so many ... wanted to see," CPS said in making the announcement.
Staff Report. Chicago Tribune. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 00:39:17 +0000.
- United Center to serve as polling place on Election Day
The Chicago Board of Elections plans to utilize the United Center on the Near West Side as a voting super site on Tuesday, giving all city voters another polling site option where they can cast their ballot in person.
Kelli Smith. Chicago Tribune. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 23:03:45 +0000.
- Families of police violence victims hold Get Out The Vote Rally
The families of 2020s most high profile police violence cases are banding together for a Chicago voting rally on Thursday.
CBS News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:48:00 -0400.
- White Sox hire Angels executive Tony La Russa, 76, as manager
The Angels, seeking a new general manager, say goodbye to Tony La Russa, special advisor to the old GM, who was named manager of the Chicago White Sox.
Maria Torres. Los Angeles Times. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 15:05:41 -0400.
- Chicago White Sox Name Tony La Russa Next Manager
The White Sox parted ways with manager Rick Renteria earlier this month, after he led the team to the postseason for the first time since 2008 but floundered in the American League wild card series.
By Jared Wyllys, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 14:41:00 -0400.
- Chicago mom is arrested after cops spent hours searching for her seven-month-old son
Sade Owens, a home caregiver, initially told police that the boy had been left in the SUV while she went in a store in Chicago, Illinois, on Monday.
Daily Mail. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 18:06:27 GMT.
- Women of Influence honoree: Heidi Hennig Rowe, Schiff Hardin LLP
The Chicago Business Journal profiles Heidi Hennig Rowe of Schiff Hardin LLP, one of this year's Women of Influence honorees.
Mark Mensheha. American City Business Journals. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 18:04:22 +0000.
- What Should Chicago Bulls Do With Otto Porter Jr.?
Chicago Bulls forward Otto Porter Jr. is expected to exercise his $28.5 million player option. What should the Bulls do with him?
By Jason Patt, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 12:12:41 -0400.
- Restaurants say Grubhub listed them without permission
A lawsuit filed this week in Chicago alleges the food-delivery service violated federal false-advertising rules.
CBS News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 12:12:24 -0400.
- Jay Cutler appears to support Trump's reelection bid
Jay Cutler, a former Pro Bowl quarterback who played for the Denver Broncos, Chicago Bears, and Miami Dolphins, appeared to endorse President Trump in his reelection campaign.
Ryan Gaydos. Fox News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 14:24:19 GMT.
- First Mid-Illinois Bancshares (FMBH) Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates
First Mid-Illinois (FMBH) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 16.95% and -0.23%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 13:45:06 GMT.
- Body and dash camera video released in Illinois police fatal shooting of Black man
The encounter killed 19-year-old Marcellis Stinnette and wounded girlfriend Tafara Williams, who has said police harassed the pair prior to the shooting.
Yahoo. Wed, 28 Oct 2020 23:35:00 -0400.
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
QuickFacts about Illinois
web page. For maps of Illinois,
visit this Illinois Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Springfield, Illinois.
Illinois newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Illinois
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