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Chicago, IL

Bill to spread out Chicago's payments to its public safety workers' pension to become law after state House, Senate override governor's veto - Reuters

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Chicago, IL

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoes Chicago police and fire pension plan bill - Chicago Tribune

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Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich corruption case

US Supreme Court will not reconsider its decision to reject former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of his corruption convictions - AP

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Illinois, US

#BREAKING: At least one injured after shots fired on I-57, Illinois State Police say https://t.co/H4KrTdT1Ec https://t.co/J5uZpNoZib - @nbcchicago

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Illinois, US

Illinois man suspected of shooting a Mahomet, Ill., police officer after traffic stop was shot and killed in incident that also left FBI agent wounded, police say - AP

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Illinois, US

Map: NWS issues severe thunderstorm watch for parts of southern Iowa, western Illinois, eastern Kansas, northern Missouri - NWS SPC

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Illinois, US

Tornado watch issued for parts of far southeast Illinois, southwest Indiana, west and south central Kentucky, and northwest Tennessee until 11 pm CT - Weather Channel

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Illinois, US

#BREAKING: School funding bill passes Illinois Senate https://t.co/LnqPgw0LfQ https://t.co/TAAydP9uqm - @Suntimes

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Illinois, US

Illinois lawmakers approve $600 million in short-term funding for higher education; Gov. Rauner expected to sign - WGN

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Illinois, US

Photo: Child care workers protest Illinois Gov. Rauner, calling for a budget and a graduated income tax - celestebott

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Illinois, US

#BREAKING: 32yo man wanted for assault on an @IllinoisDNR officer was arrested after a bi-state chase. #KMOV https://t.co/CYRH2F9Den - @KMOV

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Illinois, US

Judge orders the release of a Washington state man who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted of a 1957 slaying - AP

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Illinois, US

Police searching for missing Illinois girl in Kenosha, Wis. - WISN 12

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Veterans Affairs Health Administration scandal 2014

Veterans Affairs bosses in 7 states manipulated vets' wait times for care, according to investigation reports - USA TODAY

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2016 US Supreme Court vacancy

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.: GOP resistance to meet with court nominee Merrick Garland: is driven by 'extremely personal' animosity toward President Obama - Huffington Post

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2016 US elections

US President Obama, Vice President Biden officially back Rep. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., in her bid to unseat GOP incumbent Sen. Mark Kirk - Politico

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Drew Peterson murder trial: Kathleen Savio death

Illinois Supreme Court agrees to hear Drew Peterson murder appeal - NBC Chicago

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Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich corruption case

Federal prosecutors confirm they will not retry former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on vacated convictions and ask judge to schedule a resentencing - @SeidelContent

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Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich corruption case

Supreme Court rejects former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal of corruption convictions that include his attempt to sell vacant Senate seat once occupied by President Obama - AP

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Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich corruption case

Supreme Court could decide Monday whether to hear ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's appeal to overturn conviction, 14-year prison sentence in corruptions case - Chicago Tribune

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