Morning Spin: Burke wants Chicago police to consider using 'Textalyzer' on distracted drivers
Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield.
Ivanka Trump heading to Germany for official visit
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ivanka Trump will participate in a panel discussion on women's economic empowerment during an official visit to Germany next week.
Chris O’Donnell: Donald Trump Was In ‘Scent of a Woman’ – Before He Was Cut (Video)
The actor explains the film had to give him a walk-on role in order to film at the Plaza Hotel According to “Scent of a Woman” star Chris O’Donnell, he almost had another. The
The Trump administration is way behind the times on marijuana
Weed has won. The Trump administration just doesn't know it yet.
Future Cleveland development could be hit in crackdown on visas-for-cash program
Foreign investors, most from China, have put more than $220 million into Cleveland projects in exchange for immigration. Critics say this has to end.
Donald Trump, New England Patriots lash out at New York Times White House photo comparison
The New England Patriots took to Twitter Wednesday night, saying the photo comparison lacked “context.”
Trump welcomes Sarah Palin, Kid Rock and Ted Nugent to the Oval Office
President Trump welcomed Sarah Palin, Ted Nugent and Kid Rock into the Oval Office.
Trump nominates former senator Scott Brown as ambassador to New Zealand
Brown, who more recently has worked as a Fox News analyst, endorsed Trump at a key juncture of the GOP primaries.
President Trump entertains trio of Palin, Nugent and Kid Rock at WH
President Trump entertained Sarah Palin, Ted Nugent and Kid Rock for dinner at the White House Wednesday night.
Another Trump crowd size dispute, this one involving the New England Patriots
Stop me if you've heard this one before: The media reported that President Donald Trump drew a smaller crowd than his predecessor, and Trump's team flipped out.
- Heavy police presence remains at scene where Baltimore detective was shot
- Jamie Costello's Facebook post about Baltimore crime attracts attention
- The House just passed its big tax bill. Here's what is in it and what deductions vanish.
- House passes tax plan, advancing big cuts for corporations
- Slain Baltimore Police detective was 18-year veteran of department
- Vandalism, graffiti remain nagging problems despite CTA's efforts
- Northern Pass didn’t consult Concord officials on butterfly mitigation plan
- Daughters tell of harsh discipline in the case of a Waggaman man accused of beating son to death
- Man stabbed multiple times with box cutter after stopping at Algiers gas station, NOPD says
- The storyteller: Ramblin' Jack Elliott returns to Baton Rouge for intimate Sunday show
- Report: Video shows alleged domestic incident involving former LSU receiver Jarvis Landry
- Louisiana nonfarm employment rises slightly, led by growth in construction
- The Latest: Truex's team owner will be cheering from afar
- Man’s best friend brings love, might help you live longer
- On Hawaii's Molokai island, an 1860s leper colony draws determined travelers
- Sylvester Stallone accused of 1986 sexual assault on 16-year-old fan, denies allegations
- 'Annie' at Walnut Theatre: No leapin' lizards here
- Siemens cuts 6,900 energy-related jobs, including 1,800 in the U.S.
- Eagles benefit, this time, from NFL's unofficial criminal justice system
- Sports Tonight: Thunder not taking NBA by storm