Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's education secretary is urging Chicago Public Schools officials to back Senate Republican legislation to overhaul pension programs statewide. Read »
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined three other major U.S. city leaders Tuesday in filing a brief in the federal district court in Seattle challenging President Donald Trump’s travel ban, the city announced in... Read »
Chicago billionaire J.B. Pritzker announced Tuesday that he filed to create an exploratory committee to run for Illinois governor in 2018. Read »
Carolyn Rush, wife of Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Ill., has died. The congressman made the announcement on Twitter Monday morning: “Today I have lost by best friend, the love of my life, my confidant and my best Read »
A judge has slashed the monthly child support payments former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. of Illinois must make to his estranged wife. Read »
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