Dick Durbin hopes those issues will be addressed when Congress returns in September.
William Kelly has run for several offices and says the Illinois GOP has gotten away from it's values.
Former Speaker of the House under investigation for violating banking laws and lying to the FBI.
Task force includes Governor Rauner and Congressmen Durbin, Kirk, and Rodney Davis.
Sheriff Rick Watson has declined a run for the house in the 12th Congressional District.
in Entertainment, Lifestyle
On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!
A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely.
Money expert Matt Granite explores what items are best purchased online and what items are better left to the in-store shopping experience.
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No one's expected to line up overnight for the new Microsoft operating systems the way people did 20 years ago for Windows 95, but today marks the first update in three years.
Stay safe on the roads.
It's not exactly quality time with grandma.
in Sports, Weird
After the Washington Nationals started playing soft rock during opponent's batting practices, the Marlins decided to pay them back with some trolling in the form of fart noises.
An Ohio man who posted a video of himself petting cougars at an Ohio zoo has to spend two days in jail and pay more than $200 in fines.
What do you get a newborn these days?
Two crooks made off with more than just cold, hard cash.
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An accused credit card thief picked the wrong guy when she used a credit card number belonging to Texas consumer affairs reporter Steve Noviello.
A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.
The top 10 songs from the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week ending Aug. 1.
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This mashup is both hilarious and impressive.
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child.
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