Posted: 12/10/2013 - U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk is at home recovering from surgery to remove his gallbladder. d.
Posted: 12/09/2013 - Gary Caruana's campaign has challenged the petition turned in by fellow Republican Dave Fiduccia.
Updated: 12/05/2013 - A coalition of unions opposed to Illinois' newly-signed pension overhaul has directed attorneys to prepare a court challenge.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - State lawmakers have adjourned without approving legislation supporters say would give the horse racing industry a needed boost.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - llinois lawmakers have adjourned without approving bills proposing tax incentives for Archer Daniels Midland Company, chemical distributor Univar and newly-merged OfficeMax and Office Depot.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The Cherry Valley Village Board is expected to approve Jim Wise's appointment Tuesday night for village administrator.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - A bipartisan committee of lawmakers has approved a plan to deal with Illinois' $100 billion pension problem.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - More than 500 candidates who want their names on the 2014 ballot during Illinois' primary election have filed their petitions with the state.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The Supreme Court is refusing to consider a request from Amazon and from Overstock.com to consider throwing out New York state's taxes on internet purchases.
Posted: 11/27/2013 - A gay couples' expedited marriage license could mean the start of other efforts to move up the effective date of Illinois' new same-sex marriage law.
Posted: 11/26/2013 - Gov. Pat Quinn says next week is another opportunity to tackle the state's $100 billion pension crisis.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - The Illinois House will convene for a special session next week on the state's roughly $100 billion pension crisis.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - The U.S. District Court in Chicago has ordered Cook County's clerk to issue a marriage license to a same-sex couple, one of whom is terminally ill.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - Gov. Pat Quinn's administration has announced Illinois will allow the one-year extension of existing health insurance plans proposed by President Barack Obama.
Posted: 11/22/2013 - The Federal Communications Commission is considering a proposal to allow cell phone use on airplanes during flight.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - A South Beloit man's legal fight to get Illinois’ new Medicaid law repealed may be settled soon.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - Gay marriage raises questions for Ill. businesses.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - Radel is scheduled to appear Wednesday morning in District of Columbia Superior Court.