CHICAGO (AP)–Attorney General Lisa Madigan says her office will immediately appeal a judge’s ruling that a law to fix Illinois’ worst-in-the-nation state pension shortfall is unconstitutional.
CHICAGO (AP)–President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit the Chicago area next week to detail his expansive executive action aimed at keeping roughly 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally from deportation.
Carl Sandburg College is hosting a two-day men’s and women’s basketball tournament.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Tre Demps scored 15 points, including a go-ahead jumper with 2.5 seconds left, to lead Northwestern to a 69-67 win over North Florida in the first round of the Cancun Challenge on Thursday night.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks say defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk had left knee surgery on Thursday, sidelining the rookie for three to four months.