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  • McCaleb: Fear drives vote for Madigan as House speaker

    A new General Assembly is sworn in Wednesday, followed by an election of chamber leaders.Barring som ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:21 am
  • New Legislature, same old problem in Illinois: No budget

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois’ financial crisis is being handed off from one set of lawmakers to another this week – a problem that, at 18 months, is the nat ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Obama bids farewell in nostalgic last speech as president

    CHICAGO – President Barack Obama bid farewell to the nation on Tuesday in an emotional speech that sought to comfort a country on edge over rapid econ ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:18 am
  • Illinois property-tax freeze supporters see House passage as a good sign

    It will be up to the next General Assembly that gets sworn in Wednesday to decide whether Illinois property-tax rates should be frozen, but a bill tha ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:16 am
  • McHenry County clerk files objection to advisory anti-tax referendum

    WOODSTOCK – An advisory anti-tax referendum for the April 4 election filed by an incoming state representative faces an objection from the chief deput ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:15 am
  • Boyfriend of Algonquin woman who overdosed testifies in drug-induced homicide trial

    WOODSTOCK – Prosecutors said James Linder was profiting off the addiction of a McHenry County couple when he allegedly sold heroin to the boyfriend of ...
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 12:09 am
  • 3 people found dead in Lake in the Hills home, police say

    LAKE IN THE HILLS – Lake in the Hills police are investigating the deaths of three people in what police said appears to be an isolated incident.
    Jan. 11, 2017 - 5:07 pm
  • Expected flooding, storms lead to evacuations in California

    GUERNEVILLE, Calif. – About 2,000 people in a rural California community near Sacramento were asked to leave their homes Tuesday as a river swollen by ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:52 pm
  • Dakota Access protest policing costs exceed $22M

    BISMARCK, N.D. – The cost of policing the Dakota Access pipeline protests in North Dakota has surpassed $22 million – an amount that would fund the st ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:11 pm
  • Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members

    CHARLESTON, S.C. – An unrepentant Dylann Roof was sentenced to death Tuesday for fatally shooting nine black church members during a Bible study sessi ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:01 pm
  • Paul Ryan: GOP will work on repealing, replacing health law

    WASHINGTON – Republicans will work on unraveling and replacing the health care law at the same time, House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday as GOP leade ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 11:00 pm
  • Official: Trump briefed on potentially compromising report

    WASHINGTON – Top intelligence officials last week told President-elect Donald Trump about an unsubstantiated report that Russia had compromising perso ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:59 pm
  • Sessions tells senators he'd stand up to Trump as attorney general

    WASHINGTON – Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions fervently rejected "damnably false" accusations of past racist comments Tuesday as he challenged Democratic co ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 10:55 pm
  • Scientists have ruled out a link between vaccines and autism. Donald Trump wants a skeptic to debate the science

    WASHINGTON – President-elect Donald Trump is reviving long debunked attempts to link vaccines to autism, asking a vocal skeptic to chair a commission ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 4:10 pm
  • Lawsuits over Donald Trump's business threaten to tie up presidency

    WASHINGTON – As a businessman, Donald Trump has kept the courts busy. That's hardly likely to change when he enters the Oval Office, creating an unusu ...
    Jan. 10, 2017 - 2:12 pm
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