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  • Illinois delegates agree with Debbie Wasserman Schultz's DNC resignation

    CHICAGO – Illinois delegates agree with Democratic chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz's decision to resign from the leadership post after the Democra ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner renews call for term limits

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner is renewing his call for term limits and said the General Assembly should vote on the idea in the fall.CHICAGO – Gov. Bruc ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • 2 efforts in Illinois attempt to change sex offender laws

    CHICAGO – Two separate efforts have arisen in Illinois that attempt to alter laws governing sex offenders in Illinois.CHICAGO – Two separate efforts h ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Dennis Hastert wants victim's lawsuit over unpaid hush money tossed

    YORKVILLE – An attorney for Dennis Hastert has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by one of the former U.S. House speaker's sexual abuse victi ...
    July 26, 2016 - 12:34 am
  • Top-ranking GOP Illinois state lawmaker Ron Sandack resigns, citing 'cyber security issues'

    SPRINGFIELD – Top-ranking Republican state Rep. Ron Sandack says he's resigning from the Illinois House, citing "cyber security issues."
    July 25, 2016 - 9:56 am
  • Safety regulators get up for higher train speeds in Illinois

    SPRINGFIELD – Safety regulators have started warning motorists of faster trains along a high-speed rail corridor in Illinois months before Amtrak serv ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:03 am
  • ACLU praises new Illinois limits on cellphone surveillance

    SPRINGFIELD – A new Illinois law limits how police can use devices that cast a wide net in gathering cellphone data and are at the center of a lawsuit ...
    July 24, 2016 - 12:09 am
  • Illinois governor working with police on marijuana bill

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner is working with the Illinois State Police on how to handle a proposal to make marijuana possession in small amounts pu ...
    July 24, 2016 - 12:20 am
  • Pilot of crashed plane in Joliet was from Lake Worth area in Florida

    JOLIET – The pilot of the plane that crashed Thursday into a Brighton Lakes subdivision in Joliet was from Lake Worth, Florida.JOLIET – The pilot of t ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Gov. Bruce Rauner apologizes for calling teachers illiterate

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner apologized Friday for a 2011 email in which he characterized Chicago public school teachers as "virtually illiterate" and ...
    July 22, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Central US braces for 'heat dome;' heat indexes to top 100

    CHICAGO – High temperatures and humidity will bake much of the central U.S. this week, making it feel as hot as 115 degrees in some places and leading ...
    July 22, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Heat linked to crops working up ‘corn sweat’

    CHICAGO – The Midwest’s first dangerous bout of heat and humidity this summer is partly to blame on the moisture piped out of the ground and into the ...
    July 22, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Blankenhorn: Illinois traffic fatalities show large spike

    As the head of the Illinois Department of Transportation, every morning I receive a report detailing the number of traffic fatalities throughout our s ...
    July 21, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • More children are victims of Chicago's gunfire, gang battles

    CHICAGO – The Chicago mother thought she knew when it was safe to take her children outside, that she could protect them by sizing up and avoiding the ...
    July 21, 2016 - 12:32 am
  • Judge blocks Illinois redistricting plan from ballot

    CHICAGO – A voter referendum aimed at changing the way Illinois draws its political boundaries is unconstitutional for the November ballot, a judge de ...
    July 21, 2016 - 12:28 am
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