- TSA sends dozens of screeners to O'Hare to cut wait times Updated: May-17-16 2:27 pm
CHICAGO - The Transportation Security Administration is immediately sending 58 new security officers and four more bomb-sniffing dog teams to Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to address long delays at security checkpoints.
- Agency launches national park study for New Philadelphia Updated: May-15-16 12:09 pm
PITTSFIELD, Illinois - The first steps have been taken in a special study to determine whether the New Philadelphia site in western Illinois should become a national park.
- US senators want air pollution reduced at ports, railyards Updated: May-11-16 1:05 pm
NEWARK, New Jersey - A group of U.S. senators, all Democrats, are asking federal regulators to do more to cut air pollution around port cities and railyards.
- White House sends high-court pick's questionnaire to Senate Updated: May-10-16 6:50 pm
WASHINGTON - Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland detailed his most significant cases in thousands of pages of documents submitted to Congress Tuesday, including his role as a federal prosecutor in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing case and the prosecution of Unabomber Ted Kaczynski.
- Durbin to meet with NGA director on St. Louis headquarters Updated: May-04-16 6:02 pm
EAST ST. LOUIS, Illinois - U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says he plans to meet with National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency's director to discuss errors in the report that led to the preliminary decision to build the spy agency's new regional headquarters in St. Louis.