Illinois Honors Fallen Firefighters
(AP Photo/David Banks)

Illinois is honoring firefighters who gave their lives in the line of duty last year.  Governor Pritzker and State Fire Marshal Matt Perez yesterday remembered the four fallen firefighters at the 29th Annual Fallen Firefighter Memorial.  They included Chicago Firefighter/Paramedic Michael Pickering, Chicago Firefighter MaShawn Plummer, Lieutenant Garrett Ramos of the Sterling Fire Department and Firefighter Mehdi Mourad of the Wabash Fire Protection District.