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  • Illinois officials: Pension change could be 'devastating'

    CHICAGO – Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration says a pending move by Illinois' largest public-pension fund would increase the state's required payment ...
    NEW: Aug. 24, 2016 - 3:36 pm
  • 'SNL' and 'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones' personal site offline after hacking

    LOS ANGELES – Leslie Jones' personal website has been taken offline after it appeared hackers posted her driver's license and passport and explicit ph ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 3:06 pm
  • Before debates, Hillary Clinton aims to keep Donald Trump expectations high

    WASHINGTON – By virtue of her long political resume, Hillary Clinton will enter her highly anticipated fall debates with Donald Trump facing the same ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 2:10 pm
  • ACT scores show many high school graduates are not ready for college-level work

    WASHINGTON – The latest scores from the ACT college entrance exam suggest many of this year's high school graduates aren't ready for college-level cou ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:41 pm
  • Man shot at Romeoville manufacturer, suspect kills self

    ROMEOVILLE – A Plainfield man shot and wounded a man last week at his former workplace.Greg Boutin, ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:22 pm
  • Study: Man-made warming may have started decades earlier

    WASHINGTON – Man-made global warming may have started a few decades earlier than scientists previously figured, a new study suggests.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 1:18 pm
  • Too much debt? The hidden risk to the economy in corporate balance sheets

    NEW YORK – America has a debt problem, but it's not what you think.Yes, the federal government owes ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 10:16 am
  • County task force searching for car in double murder

    DAILY CHRONICLE-news@daily-chronicle.comSYCAMORE – Police are seeking the public’s help as they cont ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:49 am
  • France to teach children how to react to school attacks

    PARIS – French schools will now hold three security drills a year — including one in which an alleged assailant enters their premises — as the French ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:53 am
  • Blacks question Donald Trump outreach delivered to white audiences

    AKRON, Ohio – Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his me ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:36 am
  • Donald Trump's evolving immigration plan compared to Hillary Clinton, President Obama

    WASHINGTON – Donald Trump's new line on immigration — "fair, but firm" — is leaving both Republicans and Democrats with the same question: Is the famo ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 8:32 am
  • Clinton Foundation donors got face time with her at State

    WASHINGTON – More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money – either person ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 11:30 pm
  • Lawyer tells court Blagojevich to appeal prison sentence

    CHICAGO – Rod Blagojevich’s lawyer has notified a federal court that the imprisoned former Illinois governor plans to appeal his 14-year sentence for ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Chicago girl shot while attending vigil for boy shot earlier

    CHICAGO – An 8-year-old Chicago girl was shot in the arm as she attended a vigil for a 14-year-old boy who had been fatally shot earlier.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:44 pm
  • Anti-abortion activists file suit over Chicago ‘bubble zone’

    CHICAGO – Anti-abortion activists filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday challenging the constitutionality of a Chicago ordinance that stops protesters from ...
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:44 pm
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