- House OK of GOP Syrian refugee curbs is just start of fight Updated: Nov-20-15 10:00 am
WASHINGTON - Republicans have embarrassed President Barack Obama by winning veto-proof House approval of legislation blocking Syrian and Iraqi refugees from the U.S., but from here the effort may take a different turn in Congress.
- Ex-NFL player makes Dem primary for US Senate a 3-way race Updated: Nov-17-15 2:37 pm
HARVEY, Illinois - A former professional football player-turned-Illinois lawmaker has joined the Democratic race for U.S. Senate, setting up a three-way contest to take on Republican Mark Kirk.
- US Senate candidates split on accepting Syrian refugees Updated: Nov-16-15 2:44 pm
CHICAGO - Illinois' U.S. Senate candidates are divided over whether the United States should accept refugees from the crisis in Syria following recent terrorist attacks.
- Philanthropist helps put disabled veterans documentary on TV Updated: Oct-31-15 12:04 pm
MANALAPAN, Florida - A Manalapan philanthropist is making good on her promise to herself to share the story of the nation's disabled veterans with as many people possible.