‘Join us in California.’ Gavin Newsom running a reelection ad — in Florida

Gov. Gavin Newsom is launching his first television ad of the general election on Monday, but not in ...

Same-Sex Couples Reflect 7 Years After Winning Right to Marry in US

Last week marked the seventh anniversary of the Supreme Court's landmark ruling that legalized same- ...

Six Dead, 24 Wounded in Shooting at Chicago-area July 4 Parade

Highland Park, Illinois —  A gunman on a rooftop opened fire on an Independence Day par ...

Primary voters show they’re in an ‘anti-everything’ mood. Inflation and culture wars promise more uncertainty in November.

Clout was not king in Tuesday’s primaries for Illinois General Assembly seats, and establishment pol ...

Liz Cheney: If Warranted, Justice Department Should Not Hesitate to Prosecute Trump Over US Capitol Riot

Washington —  One of the key lawmakers investigating the January 6 riot at the U.S. Cap ...

Five of six Chicago aldermen who ran for higher office lost their primary races. What went wrong, and what now?

They saw themselves walking the halls of Congress, wearing judges’ robes or smiling in portraits at ...

Column: Hard fall for Aurora Mayor Richard Irvin means a hard autumn for the GOP

Congratulations to the Illinois GOP: You’ve elected a candidate who has little chance of winning in ...

Biden proposes limited drilling leases off Gulf of Mexico and Alaska

The Biden administration on Friday proposed up to 10 oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico a ...

After Roe vs. Wade reversal, a new war between the states

The polarization of American politics, a trend that began long before Donald Trump ran for president ...

US Newspapers Continuing to Die at Rate of 2 Each Week

NEW YORK —  Despite a growing recognition of the problem, the United States continues t ...