04/28/2014 2:51amThe feisty personalities and anti-establishment fervor that fed tea party challenges in recent Republican U.S. Senate primaries are largely missing this year, a troubling sign for Democrats who want the GOP to nominate candidates with limited appeal.
04/28/2014 12:41pmA federal lawsuit might be pushing officials toward reopening a closed youth prison for adult inmates despite claims by Gov. Pat Quinn's administration that it would take an extension of the temporary income tax.
04/28/2014 1:51pmWhen he was a boy and working in a pharmacy in this town east of Dallas, Ralph Hall once sold cigarettes and Coca-Cola to Bonnie and Clyde, the notorious bank robbers who would later die in a hail of lawmen gunfire.
04/28/2014 2:34pmIt's a requirement that you pass a test to officially gain U.S. citizenship. Some argue the test is too difficult and should be simplified. We want to see if you could pass a shortened version of the test.