Democrats in the Illinois General Assembly released a proposed set of new congressional district maps on Friday, just days before lawmakers are set to return to the Statehouse for the start of their fall veto session, which begins Oct. 19.
Bears rookie running back Khalil Herbert led the team in carries and rushing yards in Sunday's win over the Raiders. With David Montgomery on injured reserve, Herbert should continue to play a big role in the Bears' offense for several weeks.
A congressional committee that includes Rep. Adam Kinzinger investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection has set a vote to recommend criminal contempt charges against former White House aide Steve Bannon after he defied the panel’s subpoena
By MARY CLARE JALONICK, ERIC TUCKER, JILL COLVIN and MICHELLE R. SMITH●
Millions of retirees on Social Security will get a 5.9% boost in benefits for 2022. The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in 39 years follows a burst in inflation as the economy struggles to shake off the drag of the coronavirus pandemic.
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR and CHRISTOPHER RUGABER●