CHICAGO (CBS) — Some four dozen demonstrators gathered as close as they could get to the Walmart in Pullman to demand a boost in the minimum wage, reports WBBM’s John Cody. 185 more words
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(CBS) — Illinois Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth — an Iraq War veteran and a double amputee — has announced that she’s pregnant.
Congresswoman Duckworth tells WBBM, “I feel great.” 210 more words
(CBS) — Chicago school students return to classes Tuesday and one new analysis shows they may already be falling behind their peers in an important area. 298 more words
(CBS) – Property taxes are due in Kane County Tuesday, and while it’s an unpleasant day for some, there are also a few laughs.
Kane County Treasurer David Rickert says in the past taxpayers have showed up with fake bills to pay their taxes, just for fun, such as a $3 bill with Bill Clinton’s picture, $200 bills with pictures of President Bush, Sr. 156 more words
(CBS) — In September and October, the state will take applications from patients whose last names begin with the letters A through L. Then, in November and December, those whose names go from M through Z, can apply. 159 more words