Illinois

The state's election board last month unanimously rejected an effort to remove the former president from the ballot over the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection.
A retired Republican judge recently recommended booting Trump from the ballots.
A retired judge made the recommendation but he says the decision should be left to the courts.
“I hope we can at least agree on saving lives right now," Gov. J.B. Pritzker wrote in a letter to Texas' Greg Abbott as Illinois braces for subzero temperatures.
On the third anniversary of the Capitol riot, it's not a good look.
The state will usher in 320 new laws that also include requiring paid time off and allowing some teenagers under 18 to pre-register to vote.
Family members said Maria Roque's 14-year-old son attempted to save his mother's life after she was shot in the shoulder, chest and thumb.
Jurors determined the egg conspiracy occurred between 2004 and 2008, unfairly driving up prices.
A new complaint is part of a slew of charges against the dinner theater chain that allege illegal union-busting.
The progressive Illinois governor said the Republican's comments are "frightening to those of us who know the history of Europe in the 1930s and '40s."