Sen. Raphael Warnock’s victory gives Democrats a 51-49 Senate majority, gaining a seat from the current 50-50 split with John Fetterman’s victory in Pennsylvania. There will be divided government, however, with Republicans having narrowly flipped House control.
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Josh Aniceto streaked down the court in the final seconds on Wednesday in Bolingbrook. He was a kid on a mission.
A woman, in her 30s, was discovered with a gunshot wound to the chest on the porch of a residence in the 7200 block of South Green Street, police said.
Henry Capouch, 30, was charged with battery and disorderly conduct in the incident.
The incident occurred about 5:35 p.m. in the 100 block of West 126th Place, according to Chicago Fire Department officials.
White Sox sit back, wait to make moves. “We’ll remain patient. And diligent,” GM Rick Hahn says on last day.
Both forwards have seized upon the additional ice time available with the Hawks to re-prove their abilities. As pending free agents in the primes of their careers, the timing works out well.
The Associated Press state rankings in boys and girls basketball.
A teen was driving in the 2700 block of West Pope John Paul II Drive when he was shot, police said.
Within months, the government plans to stop footing the bill — and millions of the uninsured and seniors might have to pay full price. Experts say that means fewer people will get the potentially life-saving treatments.
A man was killed and a woman wounded in a shooting in the 7900 block of South Cottage Grove Avenue, police said.
Michael Y. Liu, 36, was arrested and charged with attempted murder among other counts after allegedly stabbing his in-laws near Crete.
White Sox tab righty Nick Avila from Giants AAA roster
A 79-year-old man and 27-year-old woman were found dead after a Wednesday morning well-being check in a building at 81st Street and Drexel Avenue, police said.
He was “a Democrat’s Democrat. ... His blood was blue,” said former Virginia Gov. and ex-Democratic National Committee chair Terry McAuliffe.
Daddy Yankee’s farewell tour, the Music Box Theatre’s holiday double feature and several stagings of ‘The Nutcracker’ are among the entertainment highlights in the week ahead.
Sendhil Revuluri, a former teacher and longtime education advocate, has served in the role since 2019.
The Illinois High School Association announced Wednesday that it selected ISU’s Hancock Stadium to host the state football finals for the next five years.
Cook County prosecutors acknowledge that Diunte Moon was holding “a very small pocketknife” when he was shot multiple times this summer.
Call it collective amnesia, blind loyalty, or willing ignorance, but the once-Trump-supporting-politicos-turned-newly-stunned-detractors who didn’t see this coming from a mile away sound pretty darn ridiculous.
A website designer asks SCOTUS to let her eschew work that contradicts her opposition to gay marriage. The implications are potentially sweeping.
The opening or re-opening of a rail station can invigorate communities and attract new jobs, opportunities and development.
The sun will set Thursday before the average workday ends, at exactly 4:21 p.m., according to the website Time and Date.
The supply backlogs of the past two years — and the delays, shortages and outrageous prices that came with them — have improved dramatically since summer.
The day United Flight 553 crashed in Chicago “was just like someone dropped a big, huge anvil on the ground.”
Ferrero’s brands include Fannie May, Nutella, Kinder, Tic Tac and Ferrero Rocher. Wells, based in Iowa, makes Blue Bunny, Halo Top and is one of the largest U.S. ice cream makers.
A Curie student running the clock was attacked after the game, according to Curie assistant coach Larry Wallace.
Kevin Davis is among at least 35 children 15 and younger to be killed in Chicago this year. And he is the third person to be killed in the Austin neighborhood over the last week.