CHICAGO (AP)–Hundreds of thousands of spectators are expected in downtown Chicago for the annual Magnificent Mile Lights Festival.
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CHICAGO (AP)–A convicted serial rapist serving an 80-year-prison sentence has been charged with first-degree murder in the 1981 stabbing death of a Chicago woman.
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.
CHICAGO (AP) — Art from across the Islamic world is on display in newly transformed galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP)–A federal judge says a 20-year-old American accused of trying to join al-Qaida-affiliated fighters in Syria will remain jailed pending trial.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–A Democratic state lawmaker says background checks for drivers and wheelchair accessibility for passengers are among the provisions he wants included in new legislation calling for regulations of the ridesharing industry.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Cook County Clerk David Orr says Republican claims of inappropriate voting in the Nov. 4 election are unfounded.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn is among the first people to receive communion from Chicago’s newly-installed Archbishop Blase Cupich.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois House lawmakers are considering a proposed school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban Chicago ones.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago couple who survived unscathed after a small plane crashed into their home were sleeping just 8 inches away.