Former President Trump wasn’t going to repeat his Mike Pence mistake. He needed someone he could count on to follow orders.
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The 30-year-old Wheeling High School grad founded Turning Point USA, a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting conservative values on high school and college campuses.
The Ohio senator, once a fierce Trump critic, has become a loyal ally.
Illinois Republicans rallied behind former President Donald Trump — whom they say is helping heal fractures in their own state party.
Democrats had planned daily press conferences to highlight “the grave danger that Donald Trump and MAGA Republicans pose to our democracy, our rights and our livelihoods.” But with images of the shooting still fresh in the voters’ minds, they’re opting to let President Biden lead their response.
The image of a bloodied Trump pumping his fist at a campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania, Saturday and mouthing the word “fight” will become one of the iconic photos defining these charged political times.
Donald Trump’s defiant response to the shooting has provided “a shot of adrenaline in our arm” for his already fervent followers, Illinois delegate Aaron Del Mar said as the GOP gets ready to kick off the Republican National Convention on Monday.
There is no doubt political violence is a horrific stain on American democracy and assassination an abomination. But when you’ve covered politics on and off as long as I have, and you think you’ve seen or heard it all … you haven’t.
Donald Trump-appointed U.S. District Judge Aileen Cannon on Monday sided with lawyers defending the former president.
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He’s been living rent-free in a house owned by his children and now is planning to remarry.
Thinking ahead to your next few meals? Here are some main dishes and sides to try.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, will take residency on the state’s soon-to-be constructed quantum campus to establish a program where quantum computing prototypes will be tested to bolster national security.
Nothing fazed Crochet as one reporter after another from around baseball asked about the very real possibility he’ll be concluding his breakout season somewhere else after the July 30 trade deadline.
Imanaga is a rookie, but he’s also 30. One would think it might not tickle his funny bone to see the Cubs in last place at the All-Star break.
Austin Wayne, 33, was discovered unresponsive in the 1200 block of East 71st Street about 2:05 a.m. Monday with a gunshot wound to his chest, Chicago police said.
The city was under a severe thunderstorm watch, and a tornado warning was issued late Sunday and into early Monday. But that’s not the last of the bad weather — another round storms is expected Monday evening.
All these shocked reactions and pleas for unity ring so hollow after Donald Trump was nearly killed, a Lake View reader writes. Plus, more on Republicans, the convention and guns.
La directora del Servicio Secreto de Estados Unidos, Kimberly Cheatle, difundió un comunicado en el que afirma que se ha reforzado la seguridad en Milwaukee.
Más de 30 grupos organizaron el “Downtown Day”, que ofrece la entrada gratuita a varias atracciones —como el Shedd Aquarium y el Art Institute— a jóvenes que no suelen salir de sus vecindarios para explorar la riqueza de la ciudad.
Los meteorólogos dicen que son probables “lluvias torrenciales”. Chicago está bajo alerta por inundaciones. Otro sistema de tormentas podría atravesar la región el lunes por la noche.
The Sox took power lefty Hagen Smith from Arkansas in the first round of the MLB Draft.
Another sign that this might go down as the year of big coho salmon on southern Lake Michigan with a catch of a 18.4-pound coho out of Waukegan.
A man was standing at a bus turnaround in the 7900 block of South Halsted Street when an armed male approached and demanded his belongings, Chicago police said. As he ran away the male opened fire.
Flavio Tovar, 26, was wounded in a shooting about 11:30 p.m. on July 3 in 6500 block of South Western Avenue. He is the 22nd person killed in shootings over the Fourth of July extended holiday weekend.
Achilles C. Beasley, 18, was sitting in a vehicle in the 1800 block of West 88th Street about 6:05 p.m. Sunday when he was hit in the leg by gunfire, police said. He died at a hospital.
The Sunday shooting of the 33-year-old woman, who was grazed in her head and suffered injuries that did not threaten her life, was likely sparked by an earlier fight involving staffers in the parking lot, officials said.
This is just another example of the great city of Chicago fixing what is not broken, a reader from Bucktown writes.
The earthquake struck early Monday about 2 kilometers northwest of Somonauk, Illinois, in DeKalb County.
Responding to a woman tired of hosting her husband’s friends, columnist gave the visiting husband a pass but called his wife ‘lazy and insensitive’ for failing to contribute in the kitchen.
The plan proposed by Gensler, the world’s largest architecture firm, includes creating a footbridge to carry pedestrians over Lake Shore Drive and onto Oak Street Beach.
“It’s not the first half we wanted, but we just gotta keep showing up, playing hard,” left fielder Andrew Benintendi said.
Forecasters say ‘torrential rains’ are likely. Chicago is under a flood watch. The storm could drop 2 to 3 inches of rain and bring winds in excess of 58 mph. Another storm system could move through the region Monday evening.
On the acclaimed NBC police drama, Sikking played Lt. Howard Hunter, uptight head of the Emergency Action Team.
Two men, 25 and 36, were in the 4000 block of West 26th Street about 7:44 p.m. Sunday when a vehicle approached them and someone inside shot at them, police said.
Sloan was the 19th pick of the round, the 55th player selected overall.
The former Stevenson High School star could have made $113 million more if he had waited to sign a contract next year.