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  • Kirk ads attacking Duckworth omit key facts

    CHICAGO – In his fight to keep his U.S. Senate seat, Republican Mark Kirk has repeatedly criticized Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s service as ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:46 am
  • Why is Chicago a murder capital? Clues from a bloody month

    CHICAGO – Fourteen-year-old Malik Causey loved the way gangs took what they wanted from people on the street, the way members fought for each other, t ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:56 pm
  • Donald Trump fundraiser in Chicago suburb attracts mostly protesters, some supporters

    BOLINGBROOK – Between 150 and 200 people were outside the Bolingbrook Golf Club on Wednesday for several hours – but they weren't waiting to hit the g ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 2:37 pm
  • A look at Chicago's Tribune Tower as it changes hands

    CHICAGO – A 36-story Chicago landmark, the Tribune Tower, has been sold – gargoyles, flying buttresses and all.
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:02 am
  • Tribune Media completes sale of Tribune Tower, other assets

    NEW YORK – Tribune Media has completed the sale of several real estate assets, including the Tribune Tower in Chicago.
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 8:45 am
  • Judge's ruling reduces Election Day registration in Illinois

    CHICAGO – A federal judge has scaled back Election Day voter registration for highly populated areas in Illinois, a decision that sides with Republica ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • Chicago teachers vote to authorize strike in contract talks

    CHICAGO – Teachers in the nation’s third-largest school district announced Monday that they have overwhelming support for a strike, but several steps ...
    Sept. 27, 2016 - 12:15 am
  • Some insurance companies force roof replacements

    URBANA – When Dennis Roberts’ car insurance started getting a bit too expensive, he did what a lot of consumers do and shopped around.
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 10:52 pm
  • Lead crisis in housing project was actually no surprise

    EAST CHICAGO, Ind. – When the mayor in this industrial town ordered the evacuation of a 40-year-old public housing complex this summer because of seve ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:44 pm
  • Chicago's mayor details mentoring plans in crime speech

    CHICAGO – Mayor Rahm Emanuel appealed to Chicago residents Thursday for help fighting the troubling rise in city violence, announcing youth mentoring ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • Illinois Executive Mansion work to follow funding rules

    SPRINGFIELD – An agreement shows that a privately funded renovation of the Illinois Executive Mansion in Springfield will follow wage and bidding rule ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:55 pm
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