Kankakee County Sheriff's Trump And Obama Meme Sparks OutrageKankakee County Sheriff Mike Downey was defending his office's use of a social media meme involving President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama, after some criticized the posts as racist.
Durbin: 'Trump Tweets Are An Effort To Distract From Real Issues'Members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation weigh in on Trump’s tweets accusing Obama of having Trump Tower wiretapped.
Trump's Claim About Obama Wiretapping Offers No EvidenceTrump took to Twitter to accuse former President Obama of wiretapping phone calls made by Trump during the campaign, but cited no source.
Schools Stand By Transgender Policies After Trump Reverses Obama RulePresident Donald Trump has lifted the Obama administration’s policies requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom matching their gender identity, but the decision likely means little for existing policies in Illinois.
Lawmakers Aim To Make Obama's Birthday A Holiday In IllinoisDemocratic lawmakers from Chicago have proposed bills to make former President Barack Obama's birthday a state holiday.
Obama "Fundamentally Disagrees" With Trump Travel BanIn his first criticism of his successor since leaving office, former President Barack Obama said "American values are at stake" in the wake of President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban.
Former President Obama Endorses King In 4th Ward Special ElectionIn one of his first acts after leaving the White House, former President Barack Obama has endorsed longtime friend Sophia King in the special election for alderman in his home ward on the South Side.
Blagojevich Daughter Slams Obama For Not Commuting Her Dad's SentenceRod Blagojevich is serving a 14-year sentence on corruption convictions, including the charge he tried to sell Obama's U.S. Senate seat.
Bittersweet Feeling Flows Through Hyde Park On Obama's Last DayObama's South Side Chicago neighborhood reflects on his Presidency.
Time Nearly Up For Blagojevich To Get Clemency From ObamaPresident-Elect Donald Trump may be another option for the imprisoned former Illinois governor. CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.
President Obama Honors Cubs: 'Special' Championship Rewarded Fans' Loyalty"Among Sox fans, I'm the Cubs' No. 1 fan," Obama says.
Jake Arrieta Will Miss Cubs' White House Visit Due To Family ReasonsArrieta confirmed that his absence is for a family medical situation and not related to politics.