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Police say 5 people found dead in small Ill. town

Five people were found shot to death Wednesday at a house in a tiny west-central Illinois town and a suspect was fatally wounded in a police chase and exchange of gunfire with officers, authorities said.

Wednesday - 04/24/2013, 02:58pm EDT

Tags: Illinois, mass shooting, manchester

Big lottery winners often prize anonymity

The tiny Illinois farm town of Red Bud is the kind of place with few strangers and few secrets. Yet the community of 3,700 has a lingering mystery on its hands: Who bought the winning Mega Millions lottery ticket, and why hasn't the winner of the world-record $656 million jackpot come forward?

Saturday - 04/07/2012, 10:50am EDT

Tags: Mega Millions, Illinois, mystery, winner