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Kinziger's buzzer beater lifts Illinois State over Missouri State 75-74

Feb. 28, 2024 22:45 PM EST

NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Johnny Kinziger scored 20 points and hit a jumper at the buzzer to lift Illinois State over Missouri State 75-74 on Wednesday night. Following a timeout with 2.7 seconds left, Kinziger took an inbound pass and his jumper hit nothing but net. ...

Judge orders Trump off Illinois primary ballot but puts ruling on hold

Feb. 28, 2024 20:49 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — A Cook County judge ruled the Illinois State Board of Elections must take former President Donald Trump's name off the state's March 19 primary ballot Wednesday. But she placed her order on hold until Friday to allow an appeal. Judge Tracie Porter issued her decision...

About as many abortions are happening in the US monthly as before Roe was overturned, report finds

Feb. 28, 2024 09:23 AM EST

The number of abortions performed each month is about the same as before the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade and the nationwide right to abortion more than a year and a half ago, a new report finds. The latest edition of the #WeCount report conducted for the Society of...

Stericycle: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 28, 2024 07:43 AM EST

BANNOCKBURN, Ill. (AP) — BANNOCKBURN, Ill. (AP) — Stericycle Inc. (SRCL) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $14.9 million. The Bannockburn, Illinois-based company said it had profit of 16 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 54...

Johnson and the Southern Illinois Salukis take on conference foe Bradley

Feb. 28, 2024 04:27 AM EST

Southern Illinois Salukis (19-10, 11-7 MVC) at Bradley Braves (20-9, 12-6 MVC) Peoria, Illinois; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Braves -8; over/under is 135 BOTTOM LINE: Southern Illinois plays Bradley in MVC action Wednesday. ...

No. 13 Illinois faces Minnesota after Hawkins' 30-point game

Feb. 28, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Minnesota Golden Gophers (17-10, 8-8 Big Ten) at Illinois Fighting Illini (20-7, 11-5 Big Ten) Champaign, Illinois; Wednesday, 9 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Fighting Illini -11.5; over/under is 155.5 BOTTOM LINE: No. 13 Illinois plays the...

Booker leads Eastern Illinois against Western Illinois after 33-point showing

Feb. 28, 2024 04:15 AM EST

Eastern Illinois Panthers (14-16, 8-9 OVC) at Western Illinois Leathernecks (18-11, 11-5 OVC) Macomb, Illinois; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Eastern Illinois faces the Western Illinois Leathernecks after Tiger Booker scored 33 points in Eastern Illinois' 84-79...

Booker's 33 lead Eastern Illinois over SIU-Edwardsville 84-79

Feb. 28, 2024 00:13 AM EST

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Tiger Booker's 33 points led Eastern Illinois over SIU-Edwardsville 84-79 on Tuesday night. Booker had five rebounds and four steals for the Panthers (14-16, 8-9 Ohio Valley Conference). Nakyel Shelton added 12 points and five assists. Kyndall Davis had 11...

Northern Illinois secures 75-72 win over Toledo

Feb. 27, 2024 22:06 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — David Coit scored 27 points as Northern Illinois beat Toledo 75-72 on Tuesday night. Coit also contributed five assists for the Huskies (10-18, 4-11 Mid-American Conference). Will Lovings-Watts scored 14 points and added 10 rebounds. Oluwasegun Durosinmi shot 6...

Federal Signal: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 08:15 AM EST

OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — Federal Signal Corp. (FSS) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $46.4 million. The Oak Brook, Illinois-based company said it had profit of 75 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 74 cents...