Gov. Bruce Rauner hasn't said if he'll sign the bill, but its backers are optimistic.

May 29 2015 6:38 PM

The first federally approved monument on federal land to honor LGBT vets was dedicated Sunday at the national cemetery outside Chicago.

May 26 2015 4:09 PM

Wednesday night's episode of The Daily Show proves that nothing, especially Aaron Schock's excessive spending habits, gets past Jon Stewart.

March 19 2015 3:32 PM

After growing scrutiny surrounding the Illinois congressman's use of funds, the 33-year-old Republican has resigned.

March 17 2015 3:39 PM

Illinois officials found the evidence is sufficient for legal action against the company to move forward.

February 06 2015 6:00 AM

Daniel Costa and Stephen Murphy say the driver kicked them out for kissing.

1:08 PM

A Ohio mother seeks damages for emotional and financial stress she claims has resulted from raising her mixed-race daughter in an all-white town.

October 02 2014 2:46 PM

While questions swirl about whether there's reason to worry about Hobby Lobby's possible anti-LGBT biases, one transgender employee says she's confronted discrimination there for years.

July 08 2014 8:11 PM

Same-sex couples have been able to marry in some parts of the state for several months, but now marriage equality is the law of the entire Land of Lincoln.

June 02 2014 3:09 PM

A transgender woman alleges that an Illinois doctor wouldn't treat her after learning about her desire to pursue hormone replacement therapy.

April 16 2014 6:51 PM