The movie star wishes the Illinois senator a speedy recovery.
Posted March 28, 2013, at 4:00 p.m.
Outgoing DOT secretary Ray LaHood announced a big federal loan for the city's riverwalk, scheduled to be completed in 2016.
Posted March 28, 2013, at 3:20 p.m.
The Valuable Losers are worth more than all but four teams in the major leagues, but still carry a heavy debt load from their sale.
Posted March 27, 2013, at 6:30 p.m.
As gay marriage presses on in the Supreme Court and the Illinois legislature, consider how we got here—and what it did to religion in America.
Posted March 27, 2013, at 5:15 p.m.
Whatever side you take at the Chicago Public Schools protests in Daley plaza today, you have to appreciate how the message came across.
Posted March 27, 2013, at 4:40 p.m.
The biggest issues are crime and a lack of funding, according to Chicagoans surveyed in a recent Joyce Foundation poll.
Posted March 26, 2013, at 3:45 p.m.
The drop in Chicago's beat-cop ranks has gotten a lot of deserved attention. But our detective and forensic investigators are trimmed down as well.
Posted March 26, 2013, at 2:45 p.m.
The Highland Park resident passed away this morning.
Posted March 26, 2013, at 10:10 a.m.
If Lou Lang's bill passes the House, the state could have therapeutic pot. Does it go too far?
Posted March 25, 2013, at 6:04 p.m.
City residents grade Chicago's Public School system with an F more often than A. But there's usually one school every parent thinks is really great.
Posted March 25, 2013, at 2:00 p.m.