Most states are spending less on K-12 education now than they did before the Great Recession. Illinois, however, is among the exceptions, according to a new report.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrested 331 undocumented immigrants with criminal convictions in six Midwestern states, including Illinois, during a monthlong enforcement action.
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision Monday in a case involving an immigrant who faced deportation due to a misdemeanor drug paraphernalia conviction.
Kathleen Sebelius, the top U.S. official who oversaw the badly managed rollout of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare reforms, has resigned, a senior administration official said on Thursday.
A survey of bankers in 10 Midwest and Plain states indicates that the regions are suffering from a slight downturn in economic progress, according to an economist analyzing the data.