For the second time in two years, Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s allies have used their political muscle to keep off the ballot a referendum asking Chicago voters whether they favor a switch to an elected school board.
Updated: 2013-12-09 13:09:42
Sen. Mark Kirk R-Ill. underwent surgery Monday to remove his gallbladder, his office said in a statement.
- CPS to make computer science a core subject
- Former U.S. Senate candidate Rich Williamson dies
Two dozen arrests not a problem for Illinois prison official
Updated: 2013-12-09 12:54:36
- Sysco to buy US Foods for about $3.5B
Off Message: Pension reform and ex-con pols
Mike Kasper — the lawyer and lobbyist who helped Mayor Rahm Emanuel get his job, helped former Gov. Rod Blagojevich lose his job and helped Read More
Updated: 2013-12-09 13:20:12
RICK MORRISSEY: No matter how you feel about Jay Cutler, whether you think he’s the best or worst thing to happen to the Bears, some Read More
The first of what promises to be an intriguing trilogy, “Inhuman” by Kat Falls is set in an America ravaged by a virus that mutates Read More
One surefire way to make entertaining at home more merry is to order a chef. Internet startup Kitchen Surfing connects people hungry for a home-cooked Read More