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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...

Editorial Roundup: Illinois

Feb. 27, 2024 07:12 AM EST

Arlington Heights Daily Herald. February 21, 2024. Editorial: Don’t sit out the March 19 primary — too much is at stake At first glance, the March 19 primary in Illinois might not look that exciting. Unless Republican Nikki Haley manages to hold on...

Minor leads SIU-Edwardsville against Eastern Illinois after 31-point game

Feb. 27, 2024 03:58 AM EST

SIU-Edwardsville Cougars (16-13, 9-7 OVC) at Eastern Illinois Panthers (13-16, 7-9 OVC) Charleston, Illinois; Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Cougars -1.5; over/under is 140.5 BOTTOM LINE: SIU-Edwardsville faces the Eastern Illinois...