State Sen. Kwame Raoul claimed victory in the Democratic race for Illinois attorney general Tuesday, saying former Gov. Pat Quinn called to concede in the battle to replace outgoing Attorney General Lisa...
Republican voters gave Gov. Bruce Rauner another chance in Springfield Tuesday by a slim margin, as the incumbent won his party’s nomination despite a strong challenge from the right.
Relatives of missing suburban Richton Park Tracie Bell are making a plea for the community to help find her.
A small school district known for its school spirit is disputing thousands of dollars-worth of international phone calls after its landline phone system was compromised in an apparent hacking scheme.
The race for Cook County Board President is shaping up to be closer than expected, a new poll by Victory Research of 701 people from Cook County March 13-March 15 shows.
A man was sentenced to seven years in prison for shooting an acquaintance and leading police on a high-speed chase last year in west suburban Aurora.
A man who was shot to death Saturday night in the Back of Yards neighborhood worked for the Department of Streets and Sanitation.
Authorities are asking the public for information in an effort to locate a 22-year-old Downers Grove woman who has been missing from the west suburbs for nearly four months.
He’s not on the ballot, and he hasn’t lived in Chicago since he landed in the Oval Office in 2008. But former President Barack Obama’s popularity can still be felt up and around Cook County, making his...
An Elgin man was sentenced to five years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a child he knew in 2016.
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