CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will be sworn into office for a second term as leader of the nation’s third-largest city.
CHICAGO (AP) — A proposal to extend the Illinois medical marijuana pilot program beyond 2017 may soon gain passage in Springfield. That would mean the industry’s prospects could come to rest with Gov. Bruce Rauner.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Incoming University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen has set a busy schedule for his first day, meeting with reporters, students and faculty.
CALUMET CITY, Ill. (AP) — An 18-year-old high school student returning from prom is among two people killed in an early Saturday morning crash in the Chicago south suburbs.
CHICAGO (AP) — Security screeners at Chicago’s Midway airport have discovered a loaded 9 mm Smith & Wesson handgun in a passenger’s carry-on luggage.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Urban League President Andrea Zopp says she intends to run for Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk’s seat. The move potentially sets up a 2016 primary battle for Democratic Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth.
KEWANEE, Ill. (AP) — A 23-year-old northern Illinois man is accused of burglarizing eight different churches on multiple occasions and one elementary school over a four-month period.
GLEN ELLYN, Ill. (AP) — A troubled community college in suburban Chicago faces further scrutiny for its spending following decisions by the state and the accreditation agency that oversees the school.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has said for weeks that the reforms he wants for Illinois government are written in legislation, ready for lawmakers to debate.