Battles over access to fresh drinking water have been a source of conflict since humans walked upright — prompting bloody feuds, corruption, sometimes even wars.
If you’ re faced with ugly-, dark- or a hideous-colored paneling in a room, you have two choices: remove it completely or cover it up. If you rip it off the walls panel-by- panel, you’ ll find more challenges. The paneling was likely installed on furring strips leaving the walls pockmarked with nail holes to patch or removing dried up adhesive, both a lot of work.
SPRINGFIELD — Chicago-based aerospace giant Boeing Co. will invest $200 million to begin manufacturing the U.S. Navy's latest unmanned aircraft at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in a project that could add at least 150 jobs on the company's southwest Illinois campus, officials said Friday.
Learn about yet another Little Known Character in America with this week's column from Cal Campbell.
Illinois' new energy law sets end dates for fossil-fuel power plants, but fails to address the state’s biggest source of climate-changing pollution: coal mining.
The Boeing Co. is building a production facility at MidAmerica St. Louis Airport in Mascoutah that will be used to make the U.S. Navy's first aircraft-refueling drones.
Shellady writes, "The one thing that everyone in this business shares is the respect and gratitude we give to Mother Nature and her earth. It is not to be squandered."
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed into law a pledge to eliminate the state's climate-damaging carbon emissions within a quarter-century.
DETROIT — Rivian Automotive Inc. beat the Detroit Three to market with its all-electric pickup truck the R1T, which started rolling off the assembly line Tuesday, according to CEO RJ Scaringe's Twitter feed.
Electric vehicle start-up Rivian Automotive has turned a concept into reality, bringing the first fully battery-electric truck to market. READ…
'The Morning Show' actress Jennifer Aniston hopes her next romance is with someone who isn't "necessarily" in the public eye.
The Illinois Senate put the final legislative stamp on an energy regulation overhaul bill Monday, sending it to Gov. J.B. Pritzker, who says he will sign it.
Arcola celebrated 50 years of beloved traditions and community support at this year's Broomcorn Festival.
A small amount of bleach can typically be diluted in water and poured down the sink. For larger amounts, check if there are any disposal instructions printed on the container. If not, call your local hazardous-waste-disposal facility for their recommendations.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Twenty years after 9/11, Sekou Siby still feels the pangs of survivor's guilt. A cook and dishwasher at the World Trade Center's Windows on the World restaurant, Siby had swapped shifts that day with a co-worker who ended up dying in the terrorist attacks.
TikTok creator @juniperpointdesignco used wood boards, rope, wooden rings, and wood stain to create these hanging plant shelves for under $5. If you’re already making the boho tray, this project is perfect for using up any extra rope or shower rings.
Years in the making, the visitor center and state historic site grounds at the Pullman National Monument have officially opened to the public.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mary Taboniar went 15 months without a paycheck, thanks to the COVID pandemic. A housekeeper at the Hilton Hawaiian Village resort in Honolulu, the single mother of two saw her income completely vanish as the virus devastated the hospitality industry.
'Love Me Like You Do' singer Ellie Goulding explains why she decided to keep her pregnancy private.
The global shortage of computer chips is getting worse, forcing automakers to temporarily close factories including those that build popular pickup trucks.
According to the USDA, in 2021 Missouri has the third-most beef cows in the nation, with 2.035 million, behind Texas and Oklahoma. Iowa is 13th in the U.S. with 890,000 beef cows. Illinois ranks 26th, with 356,000 beef cows.
Hurricane Ida knocked out power to the entire city of New Orleans, hours after blasting ashore as one of the most powerful storms to ever hit the U.S.