Republicans / Election

Rauner's hand-picked Republican Party chairman set to keep his job in truce over looming leadership battle

Posted On: May 16, 2018   |   Posted By: Chicago Tribune

Gov. Bruce Rauner and his supporters headed off a challenge to his leadership of the Illinois Republican Party amid his difficult re-election bid, reaching a compromise with conservative insurgents that will keep his handpicked state GOP chairman serving for another term. The state Republican Party,...

Continue reading ...

 








US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks

US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks

The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China. Read more ...

Former President George H.W. Bush visits Maine for 1st time since wife's...

Former President George H.W. Bush visits Maine for 1st time since wife's death, his hospitalization

His son, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, tweeted a photo of his father with the caption, "My beloved dad is back in Maine." Read more ...

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after school shooting

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after school shooting

At Arcadia First Baptist Church, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hugged grieving parishioners as they arrived. Read more ...

'They did everything they were supposed to do': Cougar attacks 2 cyclists...

'They did everything they were supposed to do': Cougar attacks 2 cyclists, killing 1

The attack, 30 miles east of Seattle, was the first fatal cougar attack in Washington state in 94 years. Read more ...

Las Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

Las Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

Vegas will meet the Tampa Bay Lightning or the Washington Capitals in the final. Read more ...

FDA approves first drug created to prevent chronic migraines

FDA approves first drug created to prevent chronic migraines

Aimovig is expected to cost $575 monthly or $6,900 annually in the United States. Read more ...

NHL playoffs 2018: Winnipeg native Ryan Reaves embraces jeers, stuns...

NHL playoffs 2018: Winnipeg native Ryan Reaves embraces jeers, stuns doubters as Golden Knights down Jets

In his hometown, Ryan Reaves sent the Vegas Golden Knights to the Stanley Cup Final. Read more ...

AT&T Byron Nelson: Aaron Wise cruises to 3-shot victory

AT&T Byron Nelson: Aaron Wise cruises to 3-shot victory

Aaron Wise has not finished outside the top two in his last two PGA Tour starts. Read more ...

Sparks edge Lynx 77-76 on Gray's shot in WNBA Finals rematch

Sparks edge Lynx 77-76 on Gray's shot in WNBA Finals rematch

MINNEAPOLIS - Chelsea Gray's contested off-balance shot in the lane at the buzzer gave the Los Angeles Sparks a 77-76 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in their season opener... Read more ...

Former President George H.W. Bush visits Maine for 1st time since wife's...

Former President George H.W. Bush visits Maine for 1st time since wife's death, his hospitalization

Former President George H.W. Bush was back in New England on Sunday. Read more ...