Experts say timely testing is crucial to slowing the spread of COVID-19 so infected people can quickly quarantine.
The farther away they were from the city, the less support voters gave Illinois’ rejected graduated state income tax proposal. Here’s a look at how race, geography and Trump support affected other key races.
Illinois has witnessed the steepest decline in Black population of any state since 2010. White population has fallen in Illinois by 6%.
In Chicago, lenders have invested more in a single white neighborhood than all the black neighborhoods combined. Call it modern-day redlining.
Activists gathered in Chicago’s South Shore neighborhood Monday to clean up after this weekend’s looting along the 71st Street commercial corridor.
After Illinois officials withhold names of nursing homes tied to coronavirus deaths, WBEZ finds 76 facilities in Cook County.
The mayor declared an end to residential shut-offs last May, but the pandemic has brought new urgency to restoring service to citizens.
More people are leaving Illinois. The biggest jumps are among older folks, high-income residents and those with college degrees.
We look back on stories that defined who we are as a community in 2019.
A new study shows racial and economic disparities in small business loans in the Chicago region and throughout Illinois.