The latest news on Illinois
Former White House chief of staff withdraws bid for governor
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandra, are set to learn their fates when a federal judge in Washington, D.C., sentences them for misusing $750,000 in campaign money.
Obama hopes to use bully pulpit to implement his agenda.
Illinois became the 50th state to get a conceal-carry law this week.
Illinois, New Hampshire mayors say group doesn't actually focus on "illegal" guns.
Ill. Rep. Wheeler says she got the idea because her friend has a 'ridiculously awesome pool.'
CHICAGO (AP) — Can't get rid of that paunch?
CHICAGO (AP) — The newly Democratic nominee to replace disgraced former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. vowed to become a leader in the fight for federal gun control and directly challenged the National Rifle Association in her victory speech.
Congressional race showcases bitter fight over guns.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A snowstorm that blanketed parts of the Plains and Midwest in snow and ice and forced truckers to take a night off made commuting a grind Friday morning as it slowly moved to the north and east.