SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois House Democrats have thrown their support behind a Black legislator to take over as speaker, backing Rep. Emanuel “Chris” Welch to lead the chamber as Michael Madigan stepped aside from the job
Chicago (AP) – Illinois Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger says he will join House Democrats and vote to impeach President Donald Trump.
CHICAGO (AP) – Prosecutors say a suburban Chicago man has been arrested on a federal charge that he threatened to take the lives of President-elect Joseph Biden and other Democrats at the upcoming inauguration in Washington, D.C.
CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois’ top doctor has received a COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic in suburban Chicago.
VIRGINIA, Ill. (AP) – Authorities in central Illinois have identified two women found shot to death early Sunday in a residence in Virginia.