Candidates Line Up To File Petitions For Cook County OfficeCandidates running for office in Cook County are required to file nominating petitions beginning Monday.
Medical Residents Oppose Proposed Rule For Longer Work HoursMedical students are fighting an effort to increase shifts for first-year residents, citing research showing the dangers of long hours.
Naperville Has No Plans To Annex Parts Of Neighboring SuburbsMayors of four West suburban municipalities are fighting mysterious petitions to consolidate the communities.
Illinois Mulls Expanded Disease List For Medical Marijuana ProgramPetitioners identifying themselves as veterans of Vietnam and Iraq asked that PTSD be included, making emotional pleas for help, according to 269 pages of petitions obtained by The Associated Press through the state's Freedom of Information Act.
Monday, Chicagoans Will Know Who's Really Running For MayorThe clock is ticking for Chicago mayoral hopefuls still planning to run in the February primary. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Dozens File To Run For U.S. House SeatsDozens of people have filed to run for Illinois' 18 seats in the U.S. House.
Move To Eliminate Oak Lawn Village Manager WithdrawnOak Lawn voters who want to change the way government does business in the south suburbs will have to wait.
Officials Begin Airing Petition Challenges MondayAmong the issues: Is Rahm Emanuel a legal resident of Chicago?
Gov. Quinn Approves 20, Denies 48 Clemency PetitionsGov. Pat Quinn on Wednesday approved 20 and denied 48 clemency petitions.
14 Candidates File Petitions In Race For MayorMonday was the final day for candidates to file for the upcoming city election. The doors just closed. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine spent the day watching the comings and goings.
Last Day For Mayoral Candidates To FileToday is the last chance for candidates to file their paperwork to run for mayor, alderman, or any other elected city office.
Candidates Set To File PetitionsSeveral candidates declared their plans to run for mayor over the weekend, and now they are taking the next step by officially filing their petitions.

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