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  • AbbVie cuts costs, turns profit that meets 4th quarter expectations

    NORTH CHICAGO – Soaring U.S. sales of the blockbuster anti-inflammatory drug Humira helped AbbVie post a profit of $1.52 billion for the fourth quarte ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Rauner administration again rejects new marijuana conditions

    CHICAGO – For the second time in five months, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner declined to add post-traumatic stress disorder, autism, irritable bowel syn ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:52 pm
  • Attorney says Chicago officer didn't tamper with dashcam

    CHICAGO – A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times did not tamper with his squad car’s dashcam, his attorney said Friday in r ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 11:47 pm
  • Obama to address Illinois General Assembly on building 'better politics' next month

    CHICAGO — President Barack Obama will return to the Illinois Capitol next month, where the former state senator plans to speak to a deeply divided Leg ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 4:04 pm
  • Chicago police to get more mental illness training

    CHICAGO – Chicago police officers and 911 dispatchers will receive enhanced training on interacting with people in crisis, particularly those with men ...
    Jan. 29, 2016 - 9:17 am
  • Dennis Hastert’s hush-money sentencing delayed until April

    CHICAGO – A federal judge agreed Thursday to delay Dennis Hastert’s sentencing in a hush-money case after his attorney said the former U.S. House Spea ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:20 pm
  • FEMA to help assess Illinois flood damage

    SPRINGFIELD – The Federal Emergency Management Agency is coming to Illinois to help assess damage from early-winter floods that struck nearly two doze ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Abbott's stock tumbles as outlook weighed by Venezuela

    ABBOTT PARK – Abbott Laboratories' stock tumbled Thursday after the maker of infant formula, medical devices and drugs gave a disappointing earnings f ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Illinois GOP calls Democrats’ college spending bill a hoax

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois Democrats approved $721.5 million for tuition grants and community colleges Thursday, a move Republicans called an empty promis ...
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:19 pm
  • Carle to appeal to Illinois Supreme Court on tax exemptions

    URBANA – An Illinois health care system plans to appeal a court ruling involving whether hospitals should pay taxes.
    Jan. 28, 2016 - 11:18 pm
  • Illinois medical marijuana advocates push for expansion

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois medical marijuana advocates say they delivered 25,000 signatures to Gov. Bruce Rauner ahead of the State of the State address.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 11:04 pm
  • Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner holds his ground in State of the State Address

    In many ways, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner’s second State of the State Address echoed many of the sentiments from his first.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 10:51 pm
  • Video: Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner: 'Mutual respect' required to pass a balanced budget

    During his State of the State address on Thursday, Gov. Bruce Rauner expressed confidence in passing a balanced state budget provided that all sides s ...
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 1:34 pm
  • Amid budget mess, Rauner to seek more efficient government

    SPRINGFIELD – Gov. Bruce Rauner will call for new ways to make government more efficient as he delivers his second State of the State address Wednesda ...
    Jan. 26, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • After ugly first year, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner says stay tuned

    CHICAGO – Bruce Rauner takes pride in not being like any of Illinois’ previous governors, either on matters of style or substance.
    Jan. 27, 2016 - 8:50 am
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