Updated: 2013-12-09 12:05:46
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 13:03:09
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 13:03:38
The night the Bears honor Mike Ditka and retire his jersey No. 89 is a perfect time to wonder if Marc Trestman can coach the … 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