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Senate Nearing Agreement on Jobless Benefits, Reid Says
The U.S. Senate is close to an agreement on a plan to revive expanded unemployment benefits that expired late last year, Majority Leader Har
Apple devices said to get free in-flight movies on United
The airlines is reportedly getting ready to debut an Apple-only entertainment service that will let users access more than 150 movies and 20
Get Illinois State Health Insurance Coverage | Illinois Health Care
Learn more about Illinois health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Through the Affordable Care Act, Illinois residents will
At West Side Chicago school, kids go without teachers
Some of the city’s high schools are shrinking. In fact, some are shrinking so dramatically, it’s questionable whether students are getting a
That sound you heard? It was the foundation of the national security sta...
The allegations of CIA snooping on congressional investigators isn't just a scandal—it's a constitutional crisis.
Storm warning: Up to 8 inches of snow, 'near blizzard conditions'
A storm moving across the central plains is expected to hit the Chicago area with up to 8 inches of heavy snow, "near blizzard conditions" i
Senate Democrats' Climate Change Talk-A-Thon Is Not A Filibuster
Senate Democrats plan to stay up all night Monday night and take turns speaking on the floor to urge action on climate change. Thirty of the
Kim Jong-un wins 100% of the vote in North Korean elections
The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been unanimously re-elected to the country’s parliament after every single eligible person in his co
DOJ Trolls Jindal With Civil Rights Book Gift After Segregation Remark
The Justice Department is responding to Bobby Jindal's comparison of U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to a segregationist by sending him a
Editorial: Rauner is the change agent in the GOP field
“In 2013, annual average unemployment rates declined in 43 states and the District of Columbia, rose in two states, and were unchanged in fi