LIVE UPDATES: Another Day Of Unrest, Protests In ChicagoIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday ordered the National Guard to support Chicago police following violent protests.
Illinois National Guard Battalion Home After Combat In Afghanistan, Quarantine In TexasAn Illinois National Guard battalion was finally back home Sunday night, after they had to go on a little detour because of the coronavirus pandemic.
McCormick Place Being Converted To COVID-19 Alternative Care Facility; 500 Beds Arrive On SiteThe first shipment of 500 beds have already arrived.
Illinois National Guard Shoots Down False Rumors Of Armed Enforcement Of Governor's 'Stay At Home' Order; 'We Are Not Doing Any Policing Action'"You’ll see when we show up in camouflage, we tend to draw a crowd, but we’re not bringing weapons, we’re not bringing anything like that, we’re bringing our professional skills to help out,” Illinois National Guard Adjutant Gen. Richard Neely said.
Deployed Man Celebrates Heartfelt Reunion With Furry FriendA member of the IL National Guard came home to a warm welcome from his furry friend.
Illinois National Guard Sends Plane In Advance Of IrmaA Sunday National Guard statement says it has dispatched a C-130 aircraft to the U.S. Virgin Islands as Hurricane Irma bears down on the Caribbean.
Aurora Cousins Face Sentencing For Terror Plot On Guard BaseHasan Edmonds joined the Illinois National Guard a decade after terrorists attacked the United States on Sept. 11, 2001. Then, in the spring of 2015, he committed the ultimate betrayal of his fellow soldiers.
'Pokémon Go' Players Not Welcome At Illinois National Guard FacilitiesGuard officials said several players have appeared at the gates of Illinois National Guard facilities and training centers asking for access.
Gov. Rauner Sends National Guard To Southern Illinois In Response To FloodingThe soldiers will be ready to assist local authorities to secure flooded areas and check on residents, and even help evacuate if needed. A Blackhawk helicopter with hoist capability was also placed on standby.
Second Suspect Pleads Guilty In Terror PlotAn Aurora man pleaded guilty Monday morning for his role in a terror plot that involved joining the Islamic State in the Middle East while his cousin attacked a National Guard base in Joliet.
Scam Artists Claiming To Be National Guard Soliciting Donations Over Phone-Don't be fooled. It's against Department of Defense regulations for the Illinois National Guard and all other DOD entities to ask for donations of any kind.