Mayor To Announce Plan To Help Kids Meet New CPS High School Graduation RequirementMayor Rahm Emanuel has promised to unveil plans to make sure every Chicago Public Schools student has the support they will need to meet new graduation requirements he announced last year.
In Tweet, President Trump Says Durbin 'Blew' Deal On DACA President Trump escalated a political fight over immigration on Monday.
Rauner: Volunteers Honoring Dr. King's Legacy By Serving The CommunityRauner told the volunteers they are following Reverend King's dream by working to make their communities better places.
Rauner: 'No Place' For Trump Immigration Comments, Won't Call President RacistGov. Rauner said there was "no place in our political conversation" for vulgar language used by President Trump
Durbin Challenges Denial Of Trump's 'S***hole' Remark; 'I Know What Happened'U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is standing by his account of the now infamous meeting with President Donald Trump, in which the president allegedly made vulgar and racist comments while discussing immigration.
Rauner Attack Ad Draws Response From Patti BlagojevichA political ad from incumbent Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner features a conversation between Rod Blagojevich and J.B. Pritzker.
Attorney General Candidate Robbed In Albany ParkIllinois Attorney General candidate Aaron Goldstein and a camera crew were robbed at gunpoint Thursday afternoon while filming in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood.
Durbin Calls Trump's 'S***hole Countries' Remark On Immigrants 'Heart-Breaking'Senator Dick Durbin called the president's "sh*thole countries" remarks "hate-filled, vile, and racist."
Silverstein Faces Ballot Challenge Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsIllinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, the only state lawmaker publicly accused of sexual harassment, is fighting for his political life.
Obama Center Revises Design In Response To Community ConcernsThe Obama Foundation has changed some of the plans for its library center in Jackson Park, in response to complaints from its future neighbors.
CPS To Hold First Public Meeting On Plan For New Englewood High SchoolInterim CPS Chief Executive Officer Janice Jackson said the new school would help Englewood thrive.
Lawmakers Hold Hearing On Legionnaires' Outbreak At Quincy Veterans HomeIllinois lawmakers are seeking reassurance from the Rauner Administration that everything is being done to prevent another outbreak.