- Franken ready to unleash wit and wisdom on Clinton's behalf Updated: Jun-23-16 1:36 pm
WASHINGTON - For years, Sen. Al Franken has kept one of his most potent political weapons in check: his wit.
- Senator expresses hope Congress will act on new gun laws Updated: Jun-17-16 10:49 pm
CHICAGO - Illinois' Democratic U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin is expressing hope Congress will "have the guts" to stand for laws to keep guns out of the hands of suspected terrorists.
- Chicago's airports receive $56 million in federal grants Updated: Jun-11-16 9:16 am
CHICAGO - Chicago's two major airports are receiving more than $56 million in federal grants for improvement projects and runway construction.