Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has tapped Dorval Carter, Jr. to be the next president of the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).
The Medical Cannabis Advisory Board approved 11 new health conditions eligible for treatment under Illinois' medical marijuana pilot program on Monday.
Cab Drivers United/AFSCME Council 31 is calling for safety-related taxi reforms in Chicago following the recent robberies of two local cab drivers.
The topic of workers' compensation will be discussed in the Illinois House on Tuesday as part of a committee of the whole meeting.
McDonald's workers and others with the Fight for $15 campaign plan to protest later this month outside McDonald's annual shareholder meeting at its corporate headquarters in Oak Brook.
Applications for unemployment benefits have hit a 15-year low, according to new figures released by the U.S. Labor Department.
Low-wage workers are getting support from actor Martin Sheen, who is expected deliver a May Day address in Chicago on Friday morning.
A report from Auditor General William Holland's office finds overtime regulations have allegedly been violated by Illinois Department of Corrections prison guards.
The Chicago Public Schools has opted against extending the Chicago Teachers Union contract for one year.