Benjamin Thomas Wolf, a former FBI agent and current adjunct professor at Chicago's Roosevelt University, is hoping to become Illinois' first "Cannabis Congressman."
"Bryan and I are thrilled that our family is getting a little bit bigger, and Abigail is ecstatic to welcome her baby sister home this spring," Duckworth said in a statement.
Reverend Gerald Hechenberger was charged with 16 counts of pornography.
Popular stories about Saint Nicholas served as an inspiration for the legend of Father Christmas in the 16th century.
After he was allegedly tricked into giving back the winning $1 million lottery ticket, an Illinois man is filing a lawsuit against a CVS employee.
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner initially supported the bill as a candidate, eased off that position in the spring, but ultimately said his support for abortion rights and a woman's choice would never change.
More than 40 people were shot in Chicago from Friday to Sunday morning.
Was it because it denigrated the coal industry? Or was it just a biased account and poor writing?
Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas have such laws, and more than a dozen states are considering them.
The Trump budget abandons community policing and boosts military spending.
Modern bootleggers are profiting from the opportunities politicians have handed them.
The FBI found breaches in Illinois and Arizona's voter registration databases and is urging states to increase computer security ahead of the presidential election
Even with all its oil wealth, Saudi Arabia's GDP in 2015 was below the GDP of U.S. states such as Pennsylvania and Illinois.
Tyler Lang and Kevin Johnson set out from California in 2013 on a mission to free animals from fur farms in the Midwest.
Disaster relief efforts are under way in the Midwest; 31 people have died.
The 28-year-old woman was found hanging from a partition in her jail cell on July 13.
A group challenged an ordinance in Highland Park, Illinois, that bans assault weapons and large-capacity magazines.
Twenty-five years ago this month, "Keep the change, ya filthy animal" entered the lexicon.
One of the suicide bombers was found with a passport purported to be Syrian.
The American Civil Liberties Union, which brought a complaint on the student's behalf, applauded the decision.
The Illinois Republican is charged with trying to hide large cash transactions and then lying to the FBI.