A stalwart of the political scene since 1987, Nancy Pelosi will go down in history as a uniquely effective speaker of the House. Rumors have begun to circulate that she may retire this year. What will that mean for the national political landscape?
On a somber day in the U.S. Capitol stood a former Republican vice president fiercely opposed and reviled by Democrats. He recalled his time: "There were no differences when it came to both parties' devotion to the idea of democracy."
As the world prepares to close out 2021 and usher in 2022, many of us are making resolutions for self-improvement in the new year. In McLean County, our community leaders are also reflecting on their goals for the future.
A 56-year-old Deere employee was struck and killed walking to the picket line at John Deere Parts Distribution Center in Milan, Illinois, this morning.
The Bloomington-Normal NAACP branch extended its condolences to the family of Jelani Day during Saturday's event, as did Bloomington Mayor Mboka Mwilambwe.
Women will serve as chiefs of the Rockford police and fire departments, marking a first for each department in the city's history.
PennyGem’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about the skills employers are looking for that you may have not thought of.
A new administrator at the University of Illinois flagship campus will advise school leadership on Native American issues.
“When you’ve got people that say crazy stuff and you’re not gonna make that threat (to them, but) to make the threat (to) the truth tellers, you’ve lost, you know, any credibility,” Kinzinger said.
Bill Moos wouldn't say if the decision to retire was solely his own. He says conversations with UNL officials were "adult" but not "contentious."
Two Republicans joined with 12 of the Democrats in Illinois’ 18-member congressional delegation Wednesday in voting for a bipartisan commissio…
Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Minority Whip Steve Scalise spearheaded the effort to remove Cheney from the House GOP committee chair position