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Health commissioner resigns — Election results certified — Rhode Island added to quarantine list
New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot stepped down on Tuesday, after months of tension with Mayor Bill de Blasio that has simmered throughout the city’s response to a pandemic that has ...
The Spin: As Biden nears VP decision, Duckworth’s in the national spotlight | Illinois weed sales soar | CTU vs. Lightfoot | Obama’s endorsements
The conventional wisdom is that amid an equal playing field of distinguished finalists, Biden will choose an African American woman as his running mate given the renewed calls for racial equality ...
CAPITOL RECAP: Football among youth sports effectively limited to no-contact practice in state guidelines
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Pritzker warns of a dangerous viral resurgence after another 1,639 positive test results (LIVE UPDATES)
Health officials on Saturday announced another 1,639 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Illinois, the latest four-digit daily tally as Gov. J.B. Pritzker warns the state is on the precipice ...
Hang-ups, lies and wrong numbers: Contact tracers’ uphill fight against COVID-19
The state wants 90 percent of infections traced within 24 hours of a diagnosis, but officials in some areas admit they are falling far short of that.
ComEd on the hot seat
I wanted to apologize on behalf of the entire company,” Dominguez told officials at a meeting of the Illinois Commerce Commission, which regulates ComEd and other public utilities in the state.
ComEd CEO: ‘I Wanted To Apologize On Behalf Of The Entire Company.’
Power-company executives looked to add “context” to accounts of their Springfield bribery scandal at a meeting with Illinois utilities regulators Wednesday.
Second stimulus checks: Why it could be awhile before you get that $1,200 payment
While many Americans will welcome news of another $1,200 direct payment, it could be a while before you see the cash.
US hatches plan to build unhackable quantum network
U.S. officials and scientists unveiled a plan Thursday to pursue what they called one of the most important technological frontiers of the 21st century: building a quantum Internet.
Trump Reiterates Plan to Send Federal Agents to Democratic-Led Cities
Another poll shows President Trump and Joe Biden close in Texas. A Trump campaign ad targeting Latino voters portrayed Democrats as extremists as it denounced the Goya boycott.
Illinois reports July’s highest one-day total of virus cases
Meanwhile, Illinois, which many believe was slower and more deliberate in re-opening its economy and reducing restrictions ... to do is,” Pritzker said when asked about the Republican president ...
Outbreak at Iowa pork plant was larger than state reported
Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds took a pro-industry ... "Coordinating facility-wide testing and obtaining results is a complex process that takes time," he said. But it's unclear why the department ...