In further evidence that Donald Trump's rhetoric is damaging American minds, two Trump delegates with foreign sounding (i.e. Muslim) names failed to make the top three spots during last night's Illinois primary, despite running for ...
The campaign arm for Senate Republicans looks like it needs to watch its language when discussing a top Democratic candidate.
The senator's announcement is the latest in backtracking by Republicans following their original line: that the next president nominate Scalia's replacement.
Kirk, who holds President Obama's old Senate seat, is facing a tough re-election fight in Illinois.
Obama won the White House in 2008 partially on a promise to overcome partisan divides in Washington. He has called his failure to do that, seven years after taking office, a regret.
The U.S. Justice Department will open an investigation into the Chicago Police Department after protests over how it handled the case of a black teenager shot by a white police officer, a person familiar with ...
Local schools were closed and a vigil for the slain officer was planned
Blagojevich will now appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court, his lawyer and his wife, Patti, said in a joint statement.
Tuesday's hearing came amid a deepening mystery surrounding Hastert's alleged wrongdoing during his days as a teacher and wrestling coach decades ago in Yorkville, Illinois.
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The day after tornadoes scoured parts of seven counties in north central Illinois, killing two women in a small town that was destroyed, National Weather Service meteorologists sought to explain exactly what happened. What they ...
Aaron Schock's problems may be just beginning.