Kim Foxx ousts Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez in primary

As cases from Michael Brown to Laquan McDonald put front and center the people our justice system fails every day, we must support candidates who recognize that our system is in desperate need of transformation that puts healthy, safe communities as ... More..

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Ted Cruz spent half a million dollars on advertising
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Ted Cruz spent half a million dollars on advertising

He told KMOX host Dave Simons that voters in the central part of the United States are fed up with people who don't keep their promises once they're sent to Washington D.C. "I gotta tell you, never once was I t...More..

Tennessee voters head to presidential primary polls Tuesday
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Tennessee voters head to presidential primary polls Tuesday

Governor Ron Ramsey did have a lot to say in his own statement about Trump raising speculation in some quarters that it was actually an endorsement. Her supporters cited her experience as secretary of state a...More..

Auto into river off Combs-Hehl Bridge closes I-275 EB
by | Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Auto into river off Combs-Hehl Bridge closes I-275 EB

Nancy Wood, a transportation cabinet spokeswoman, said the accident happened around 5 p.m. I-275 East near I-471 is presently shut down. She said semi-truck was involved. "Some type of a work van and a passen...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

How To Watch Hillary Clinton & Bernie Sanders Speak Before Super Tuesday 3

On the Republican side, its 66 delegates are winner-take-all - and must-win for Kasich's struggling campaign. Rubio's performance in Florida, meanwhile, could change the calculus for the remaining candidates. M...More..

Bernie Sanders predicts repeats of MI victory in today's primaries
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Bernie Sanders predicts repeats of MI victory in today's primaries

The letter also called for efforts to increase voter turn-out in November, hoping to beat Trump if he becomes the Republican nominee. The Florida and Ohio contests also represent a political date with destin...More..

GOP candidates face make-or-break primaries today
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

GOP candidates face make-or-break primaries today

A Rubio spokesman said Monday that the campaign made a strategic decision to spend money on efforts to turn out voters in primary states since the super PAC - which can accept unlimited funds - was spending...More..

Presidential Candidates Prepare for Tuesday Primaries
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Presidential Candidates Prepare for Tuesday Primaries

Almost 100 delegates are up for grabs in Florida's GOP primary and 66 in Ohio. Two Democrats voting in Columbus chose opposing Republican candidates. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. He'd need 55 percent of the r...More..

Jacai Colson, Prince George's County officer, killed in police crossfire
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Jacai Colson, Prince George's County officer, killed in police crossfire

Police say Michael Ford fired shots at responding officers, at random cars and at an ambulance. Before opening fire outside the Prince George's County police headquarters, police say Michael Ford recorded a v...More..

US Election: Tuesday's primaries could be defining moment in campaign
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

US Election: Tuesday's primaries could be defining moment in campaign

Supporters join hands during a prayer waiting for Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. "Trump is lying to Ohioans, and we are consulting with our lawyers on our next steps", Kasich spokesman Rob Nichols ...More..

Texas, Louisiana Consider Closing I-10 as Water Rises
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Texas, Louisiana Consider Closing I-10 as Water Rises

It said it has rescued 2,415 people and 197 pets so far and has handed out nearly a million sandbags in 13 hard-hit parishes. By Tuesday, the river is expected to be above 35 feet and break the old record by ...More..

Polls open for North Carolina Primary Election
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Polls open for North Carolina Primary Election

Voters go to the polls today in North Carolina in a primary election that has national, state and local races on the ballots. Early voting in the county was about average with 4,300 people either casting thei...More..

by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Todd Palin Seriously Injured in Snowmobile Accident

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin , who endorsed Trump back in January, let loose on the protesters who have been interrupting the real estate mogul's rallies, calling their actions "petty punk-a- little thuggery". on...More..

Chicago Area Under Threat for Severe Storms Tuesday
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Chicago Area Under Threat for Severe Storms Tuesday

The WGN Chicago Weather Center will continue to follow this developing weather event and bring you the latest information and analysis as the event approaches and later information and data become available. More..

Presidential Preference Primary 2016: Where To Vote In Pinellas County
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Presidential Preference Primary 2016: Where To Vote In Pinellas County

Jon Husted initially planned to appeal the ruling, but cancelled since the timing of the decision would leave his office no time to make the necessary changes to execute an orderly primary election. Since Flori...More..

Donald Trump Discusses Penis Size During Fox News Republican Debate
by | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Donald Trump Discusses Penis Size During Fox News Republican Debate

What if Trump does? Divisions within the Republican party exploded into playground insults during Thursday night's debate , with Donald Trump repeatedly calling Marco Rubio "Little Marco". Rubio said...More..

No Signs Of Hacking On Hillary Clinton's Private Email Server
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

No Signs Of Hacking On Hillary Clinton's Private Email Server

The Post reports that law enforcement officials will examine whether classified information transmitted over the email server had the potential to damage US national security or diplomatic interests if it had b...More..

AMBER Alert Issued For Lakewood Teen
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

AMBER Alert Issued For Lakewood Teen

Police say her mom reported her missing after she found her backpack by an vehicle but her daughter was nowhere to be found. Her cell phone was later found at Kent Knutson Park, near West Alameda Boulevard and ...More..

Polls give insight into Missouri, Illinois primaries
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

Polls give insight into Missouri, Illinois primaries

Headlines Tuesday will belong to the Republicans, where Trump is challenging Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Florida Sen. He called himself the strongest Democratic candidate to go up against Trump, insisting that ...More..

Flooding damages almost 5000 Louisiana homes
by | Monday, March 14, 2016

Flooding damages almost 5000 Louisiana homes

A state of emergency has been declared in the region over fears that millions may be affected in what the National Weather Service has described as a "historic" flooding event. More..