The four Burlington teenagers facing charges connected to an assault that was recorded and posted online will remain in custody for at least another week.
Supporters of same-sex marriage in Illinois have been pushing hard for legalization for the better part of a year.
The Burlington School District says it reacted quickly to an online video that appears to show a student being bullied on school property.
The Iowa Department of Corrections is confident that staffing levels will not be an issue at the new Iowa State Penitentiary.
The state’s consistently declining support of higher education forced Western Illinois University and its faculty union to rework their current contract.