Sophia Tareen, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 7:21pm
A divided Illinois Supreme Court narrowly ruled Thursday that a voter referendum seeking to change how Illinois draws political boundaries is unconstitutional, making it ineligible to appear on the November ballot.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 6:21pm
Two defendants became the first to plead guilty Thursday to federal charges in an armed confrontation with U.S. officials over grazing rights near cattleman and open-range advocate Cliven Bundy's ranch in Nevada.
Brian Slodysko, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 5:50pm
In a central Indiana city where trees were sheared off at their stumps by one of several tornadoes in the region, residents began the hard work Thursday of cleaning up destroyed or damaged homes and businesses.