- High court seems poised to overturn McDonnell conviction Updated: Apr-27-16 3:12 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court could make it tougher for the government to crack down on public corruption, signaling Wednesday that it may overturn former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's federal bribery conviction.
- Senate OKs redistricting plan, nixes cutting lt. governor Updated: Apr-21-16 8:37 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The method for drawing political district boundaries took a prime seat during legislative work Thursday, with one proposal to make the process fairer clearing the Senate and another one advancing in the House.
- Obama lauds Duckworth's service to veterans amid GOP attack Updated: Apr-06-16 10:19 am
CHICAGO - President Barack Obama has officially endorsed Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth for Senate, saying "few people fight as passionately for our veterans."