Three suspects appear in a Chicago court Tuesday to face terrorism-related charges for allegedly plotting to hurl Molotov cocktails at President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters.But it'll be state, not federal attorneys handling their case.Even as lawmakers in Illinois and at least 35 ot
Metra says the NATO summit held in Chicago last month cost the commuter rail agency $800,000.The Chicago Tribune reports that some Metra board members say they're surprised the costs weren't higher.Metra says the money includes $400,000 in lost passenger revenue for customers who st
Spain, Italy and Greece all the the weakest economic links of the EU. Compare them to Turkey, which embraced its African-Mediterranean relationships and now emerges as an economic model for Europe. Any regrets, EU?
Worldview contributor Robert L. Price argues that some of America's political leaders should take a lesson from President Obama’s press conference Monday to learn what being “world-class” really means.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he did a bit of business with foreign leaders who came to his city for the NATO summit, some for the first time.Emanuel told reporters after the two-day summit wrapped up Monday that he talked with the Netherland's leader about the prospects of making O'Hare A