Dow Jones Tops 30,000 For First Time Ever As Biden Transition Points To More Stable FutureThe Dow Jones crossed the 30,000 threshold for the first time ever Tuesday, fueled by news that suggests a more stable economy in the near future.
President Donald Trump Pursues Recount Of 2 Liberal Wisconsin CountiesThe recounts in Milwaukee and Dane counties could begin as soon as Thursday and must be done by Dec. 1.
Stimulus Package Update: What Will A Biden Administration Mean For More Aid?Containing the COVID-19 pandemic and rebuilding the economy top the list for the incoming Biden administration, and a stimulus package will be a key component.
U.S. Supreme Court To Consider Affordable Care Act TuesdayThe U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments, Tuesday, about the future of the Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare.
Biden Transition Team Has Chicago ConnectionDoctor Ezekiel Emanuel is an oncologist who works with the National Institutes of Health and served as a White House advisor from 2009 to 2011. He's also the brother of former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
Mayor Lightfoot, Other Officials Gather On South Side To Celebrate Joe Biden, Kamala Harris' VictoryCelebrations of the victory of President-elect Joe Biden continued in Chicago Sunday, with local politicians offering their congratulations for the new president-elect and for Vice President-elect Kamala Harris.
'God Bless America. We Did It': Jubilant Biden Supporters Crowd Chicago Streets After Former VP's Projected Win Over President TrumpHundreds descended on Trump Tower, as trucks blocked off traffic in the area, and police officers stood by watching a combination of party, protest, and patriotism.
Warm Stretch Has Crowds Packing Restaurant And Bar Patios As Indoor Dining Remains ClosedOn Broadway in Lakeview, sidewalk space is limited for tables and tents, so the action on Saturday kept workers busy, serving customers at socially distanced tables.
'Truly Elated' Mayor Lori Lightfoot Celebrates After Joe Biden Projected To Win Presidency; 'Make No Mistake: America Is Back'“I believe very deeply that we are a country with a generous and compassionate heart, and we will soon have leadership in the White House that reflects those values,” Lightfoot said.
Chicago Area Leaders React After Joe Biden, Kamala Harris Projected To Defeat President Donald Trump, VP Mike PenceGov. JB Pritzker said "America elected a President and Vice President who will lead with compassion, restore dignity to the office, and give us hope for a brighter future."
2020 Election Live Updates: Biden Projected To Win Election As PresidentCBS News projects Joe Biden has secured enough electoral votes to become the 46th president of the United States, defeating President Trump and capturing the White House after a bitter campaign that exposed deep divides in the country.
Downtown Chicago Businesses Remain Boarded Up, Fear Possible Looting Following Presidential Election ResultsAs the country awaits final election results, business owners across Chicago are waiting to take down boards they put up earlier in the week.
President Trump Keeps Up Fight Over Election While Biden Prepares Transition Team -- What Happens Next? Local Experts Weigh InThe votes may almost be counted, but President Donald Trump’s fight to stay in the White House is just beginning – all while Joe Biden will be assembling a transition team.
Votes Still Being Counted In The 2020 Presidential ElectionVotes are still being counted in several states including Pennsylvania. The electoral college count stands at 253 for Biden to Trump's 213. The magic number: 270.
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot: Biden-Harris Administration 'Gives Me A Great Deal Of Hope'"The thing that gives me hope is, knowing a little bit about these two people, that they will govern with empathy. And that means a lot, particularly given what we've been through the last four years."