Belmont Cragin Church To Continue Defying Pritzker's Order After President Declares Churches EssentialChurch leaders who have been defying the stay-at-home order are taking a small victory lap after the president said places of worship are essential businesses.
Debate On COVID-19 Testing Heats Up On National Scale; Pritzker Says Results Didn't Come In Sunday From One Commercial LabIllinois has now topped 30,000 COVID-19 cases – with 1,197 new cases confirmed Sunday and 33 additional deaths. But a potentially large number of cases were not included.
Trump Spars With Pritzker, Lightfoot Over COVID-19 ResponsePresident Donald Trump directly targeted Gov. JB Pritzker in a tweet Sunday, criticizing his response to the federal government's actions dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pence And Wife Test Negative For Coronavirus, Press Secretary SaysVice President Mike Pence said Saturday that he and his wife will be tested for the coronavirus, after a staffer in his office tested positive for the virus.
Could Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Being Commuted Threaten Other Corruption Probes?Could Rod Blagojevich’s sentence commutation threaten efforts to bring other politicians to justice?
Rod Blagojevich Expected To Address Public Wednesday After Release From PrisonFormer Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and his wife Patti are expected to address the public outside of their house Wednesday.
Rod Blagojevich Expresses 'Everlasting Gratitude' To President Trump After Being Released From PrisonAs he prepared to get on a flight back to Chicago Tuesday night, former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich expressed gratitude to President Donald Trump for commuting his 14-year prison sentence.
Trial Jury Foreman, State Lawmakers Disappointed As Blagojevich Is ReleasedAt least one person who was close to Blagojevich’s case did not agree that releasing him was an act of justice.
Blagojevich And Trump's Relationship Goes Back Years, Has Involved 'The Celebrity Apprentice' And Trump's CheckbookFormer Gov. Rod Blagojevich and President Donald Trump have a history going back many years – to a time well before Blagojevich went to prison and before Trump was best known as a politician.
Trump Administration Sending Border Patrol Agents To Sanctuary CitiesSome Chicago communities are on alert after news the Trump administration is sending border patrol agents to so-called sanctuary cities like Chicago to arrest undocumented immigrants.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Aurora Police Chief Kirsten Ziman Attend State Of The Union AddressPresident Donald Trump was delivering his State of the Union Address at the U.S. Capitol in Washington Tuesday night, and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot was in the audience.
Enthusiastic Crowd Gathers For President Trump's Rally In MilwaukeePresident Donald Trump left Washington for the Midwest on Tuesday, and will be holding a campaign rally in Milwaukee.
President Trump Impeached By U.S. House: What Chicago Area Lawmakers Said In DebateMembers of Congress on Wednesday voted to impeach President Donald Trump – charging him with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Rally Held In Federal Plaza Ahead Of Impeachment Vote On WednesdayHundreds of people braved frigid temperatures in downtown Chicago Tuesday night to rally in support of impeaching President Donald Trump.
Q&A: Rep. Mike Quigley On Day 1 Of Public Hearings In Trump Impeachment ProbeU.S. Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Illinois) was front and center for the questioning Wednesday as the House Intelligence Committee launched its impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.