Some area workers are leaving the office Friday afternoon but they aren’t exactly playing hooky.
Police have now ended the lockdown at the U.S. Capitol building. It began when gunshots were fired outside the building today, reportedly injuring a police officer.
A former congressman who was in office during the last government shutdown is frustrated by what’s happening.
With Illinois’ new health insurance marketplace come new opportunities – for scam artists.
Illinois officials say more than 231,000 people have visited the Get Covered Illinois website, many of them looking for information on new options for health insurance.
Gov. Pat Quinn has asked the Illinois Supreme Court to hear his appeal of a ruling that his veto of money for lawmaker salaries was unconstitutional.
Government employees sent home because of the shutdown say they want to go back to work
Illinois’ budget, approved back in may, is not doing enough to shore up the state’s bank accounts. Laurence Msall, president…
There were bodies spread across the tarmac as first responders drilled Wednesday at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport.
A would-be copper thief was injured during a house explosion that was likely sparked by his own cigarette.