Here’s how the state and federal races in the Illinois primary played outside the Land of Lincoln in the Washington Post, Roll Call, The Hill and Politico.
Washington Post: “Four biggest takeaways from the Illinois primaries.”
Roll Call: “Ann Callis, Rodney Davis to Face Off in Targeted Illinois District.”
The Hill: “Oberweis wins GOP primary to face Durbin”
Politico: “Rauner wins close GOP primary in Illinois.”
A state budget with ‘firm fiscal foundation’ that shows ‘tremendous progress?’ Or a ‘cynical’ election-year ploy to buy votes?
Oscar Montes and another man were seen on a police surveillance camera striking a man seated in a car late Friday in the 2300 block of South Washtenaw Avenue, police say.
Russia launched the attack overnight Saturday with Iranian-made Shahed drones, a senior Kyiv military official said. The attack lasted more than five hours, with air defense reportedly shooting down more than 40 drones.
Chicago historically records surges of shootings on Memorial Day weekend with the unofficial start of summer.
Clouds looming: Cook County is bracing for a financial storm to hit efforts to provide health care to migrants
About nine months into operating the clinic for asylum seekers, Cook County Health is facing at least a $40 million drop in revenue this year. A number of financial woes are colliding.
The victims were sitting in a parked car in the 4100 block of West Taylor Street when they were shot, police said.