Saturday Tornadoes Tear Through Central And Southern IllinoisThe National Weather Service is investigating reports of at least 12 tornadoes passing through communities south of Springfield.
Congressional Charity Baseball Game To Go On After Shooting Spree At PracticeLawmakers said, despite the bloodshed on Wednesday, the annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity must go on.
Rep. Rodney Davis: "This Would Have Been A Massacre" If Not For Capitol PoliceRep. Rodney Davis, a Republican from Taylorville, Ill., said he was at bat when a gunman opened fire at a congressional baseball practice.
Former Congressional Staffer Replaces Brauer In Illinois HouseTim Butler of Springfield took the oath of office in a ceremony Tuesday morning at the Illinois Capitol in Springfield. He's filling the seat left vacant after former Republican state Rep. Rich Brauer of Petersburg accepted a job with GOP Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration.