An Illinois-based seafood distributor has pleaded guilty in Louisiana to conspiring to mislabel commercially-sold shrimp.Federal prosecutors say Worldwide Shrimp Company, of Highland Park, entered the plea Tuesday before U.S.
A program in Chicago to retrofit city buildings to make them more energy efficient and save money is being extended to commercial buildings.Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the owners of 14 buildings with a total of 14 million square feet have signed on to the program.
The moral debate over same-sex marriage in Illinois will likely intensify in the coming months. But there's already a parallel constitutional turf war over a question that has faced gay rights advocates, law professors and political scientists across the country for years.
You really have to be either a sports enthusiast or a geek (or maybe both) to spend time at the Major League Baseball draft. That said, this year’s draft should draw interest from fans of both the Cubs and the White Sox.
“I live in Bucktown, neighborhood of Chicago, just outside the city,” Chris Zachary explains at the start of our interview.Hold up. Outside the city? Bucktown? What does that make Schaumburg? A foreign country?