Be advised that the intersection of Dirksen Parkway and South Grand Avenue is closed until about 10 a. m. because of an accident investigation. This also affects Route 29 and the I-55 / 72 off-ramps leading to South Grand.
Bruce Rauner’s campaign is being accused of bullying the Chicago Sun-Times, and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says that should be a troubling sign to voters.
Sears says it is closing more than 100 stores and laying-off more than 5,400 employees across the nation.
One more debate scheduled for next week
GOP challenger to Durbin insists this is not a change
Dave McKinney was the Chicago Sun-Times' Springfield bureau chief.