Lawmakers end session with no budget, no education plan
The state Senate dealt blows to Gov. Bruce Rauner and House Speaker Mike Madigan on Tuesday, rejecting the governor’s plea to pass a stopgap budget.By Tina Sfondeles
In Chicago, the first rule of the code of silence used to be: You don’t talk about the code of silence.
The city has settled a lawsuit filed by two police officers who alleged they were retaliated against for helping to expose corruption.
A crackdown on straw purchasers of firearms and the elimination of a tax on tampons. Those were a couple of the bills that legislators did pass.
General Mills is recalling about 10 million pounds of Gold Medal and Signature Kitchens flour sold at Safeway, Albertsons and other supermarkets.