Hazardous material spilled from trains totaled over 4,150 gallons in Illinois last year and ticked up sharply in the first quarter of 2015, according to new data.
The U.S. unemployment rate ticked down from 5.5 percent to 5.4 percent in April and the economy added 223,000 jobs, according to the Labor Department.
Community Counseling Centers Of Chicago (C4) could be saved via acquisition, according to reports.
Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has put a right-to-work vote on the agenda for his chamber.
The Chicago Teachers Union filed an unfair labor practice complaint with the state's education labor relations board on Wednesday.
More than 1,100 Illinoisans are poised to lose their jobs beginning at the end of the month, according to the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.
The Illinois House shut down Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed plan to cut millions from human services budgets in the state.
University of Chicago nurses, represented by National Nurses United, have ratified their agreement with the medical center.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has tapped Dorval Carter, Jr. to be the next president of the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA).