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Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

DOJ suggested Gov. Pritzker has exceeded his authority with his stay at home orders, and also sent a warning letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Justice Department joins push against Il...→

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

Justice Department joins push against Illinois coronavirus restrictions

DOJ suggested Gov. Pritzker has exceeded his authority with his stay at home orders, and also sent a warning letter to LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Read full article: Justice Department joins push against Il...→

U.S. Department of Justice

A new Justice Department indictment says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sought to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia to provide his anti-secre [...] Read full article: U.S. Department of Justice...→

League of Women Voters  of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

The League of Women Voters’ mission of empowering voters and defending democracy is fundamentally tied to the Black Lives Matter movement — and it’s also moral [...] Read full article: League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloom...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

The attorney general will appear before the House Judiciary Committee on July 28 to face questions on a range of issues, including his controversial dismissal [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr agrees to testify ...→

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Under an order from Hawaii Governor David Ige, all who enter the state must self-quarantine for 14 days. Read full article: Justice Department backs challengers to ...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft will pay damages ranging from $4,000 to $30,000 to four riders with disabilities and a $40,000 civil penalty, according to the Department of Justice. Read full article: Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheel...→

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois is poised to move to the next phase of reopening Friday, allowing museums, gyms and zoos to open their doors with restrictions Read full article: Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with re...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

On the agenda will be the scope of a potential lawsuit, though discussions will also be had about whether states would like to join a Justice Department effort [...] Read full article: Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ ...→

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

A federal prosecutor is prepared to tell Congress on Wednesday that Roger Stone, a close ally of President Donald Trump, was given special treatment ahead of h [...] Read full article: Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

Two Justice Department officials to testify on what Democrats call the "unprecedented politicization" of the agency. Read full article: 2 Justice Department officials to testif...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

THE HAGUE – Police in The Hague said they detained some 400 people on Sunday after demonstrators refused to leave a protest against the Dutch government’s soci [...] Read full article: Dutch police detain 400 after protest ov...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a stark warning on Tuesday to businesses that defy the state’s coronavirus-related guidelines as confirmed cases have risen th [...] Read full article: Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' thr...→

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

The EU will reportedly bar travellers from the U.S. after lifting travel restrictions while allowing people from China to enter the bloc. Read full article: EU to Ban American Travellers After Lift...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

The attorney general, Bill Barr, undermined the rule of law by forcing out Geoffrey Berman, the United States attorney in Manhattan. Read full article: Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department O...→

U.S. Department of Justice

A new Justice Department indictment says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sought to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia to provide his anti-secre [...] Read full article: U.S. Department of Justice...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

A federal prosecutor is prepared to tell Congress on Wednesday that Roger Stone, a close ally of President Donald Trump, was given special treatment ahead of h [...] Read full article: Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice...→

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Under an order from Hawaii Governor David Ige, all who enter the state must self-quarantine for 14 days. Read full article: Justice Department backs challengers to ...→

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a stark warning on Tuesday to businesses that defy the state’s coronavirus-related guidelines as confirmed cases have risen th [...] Read full article: Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' thr...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

The attorney general, Bill Barr, undermined the rule of law by forcing out Geoffrey Berman, the United States attorney in Manhattan. Read full article: Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department O...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

League of Women Voters  of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

The League of Women Voters’ mission of empowering voters and defending democracy is fundamentally tied to the Black Lives Matter movement — and it’s also moral [...] Read full article: League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloom...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

On the agenda will be the scope of a potential lawsuit, though discussions will also be had about whether states would like to join a Justice Department effort [...] Read full article: Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ ...→

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

The attorney general will appear before the House Judiciary Committee on July 28 to face questions on a range of issues, including his controversial dismissal [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr agrees to testify ...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

The EU will reportedly bar travellers from the U.S. after lifting travel restrictions while allowing people from China to enter the bloc. Read full article: EU to Ban American Travellers After Lift...→

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

Two Justice Department officials to testify on what Democrats call the "unprecedented politicization" of the agency. Read full article: 2 Justice Department officials to testif...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft will pay damages ranging from $4,000 to $30,000 to four riders with disabilities and a $40,000 civil penalty, according to the Department of Justice. Read full article: Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheel...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois is poised to move to the next phase of reopening Friday, allowing museums, gyms and zoos to open their doors with restrictions Read full article: Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with re...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

THE HAGUE – Police in The Hague said they detained some 400 people on Sunday after demonstrators refused to leave a protest against the Dutch government’s soci [...] Read full article: Dutch police detain 400 after protest ov...→

U.S. Department of Justice

A new Justice Department indictment says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sought to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia to provide his anti-secre [...] Read full article: U.S. Department of Justice...→

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal Funding At 2 Illinois Coronavirus Testing Sites

The Trump administration is quietly ending support for a pair of testing sites in Illinois, along with 11 others in four other states. The decision to terminat [...] Read full article: Trump Adminstration Terminating Federal ...→

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment a [...]

The Justice Department says a federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange that does not include new charges but b [...] Read full article: The Justice Department says a federal gr...→

League of Women Voters  of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloomingdale joins in statewide Criminal Justice Study

The League of Women Voters’ mission of empowering voters and defending democracy is fundamentally tied to the Black Lives Matter movement — and it’s also moral [...] Read full article: League of Women Voters of Roselle/Bloom...→

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State

COVID-19 has affected the entire country, but each state has its own measures in place to try to slow the spread and repair the damage. Read full article: Coronavirus Restrictions In Each State...→

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families Want Justice After Holyoke Soldiers’ Home Coronavirus Outbreak

Families of veterans who died at the Holyoke Soldiers' Home are hoping the pending criminal investigations will give them justice. Read full article: Families Want Justice After Holyoke Sold...→

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus lockdowns urge governor to expand convention capacities

A hotel lobby group in Illinois is asking elected leaders to increase the capacity of conventions in an effort to help the industry recover from massive layoff [...] Read full article: Illinois hotels reeling from coronavirus...→

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715 new cases

Wednesday’s tally marked the first time in two weeks that the state reported 700 or more cases in a single day, but it’s still been almost three weeks since th [...] Read full article: 64 more Illinois coronavirus deaths, 715...→

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in Illinois ticks up for first time in weeks

CHICAGO — The positivity rate of COVID-19 tests in Illinois – which reflects the percent of tests which came back positive over a seven-day period – rose sligh [...] Read full article: Positivity rate of coronavirus tests in ...→

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronavirus Cases; Judge Jenkins Calls For Renewed Restrictions To Curb Spread

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas County Health and Human Services reported 391 additional positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total case [...] Read full article: Dallas County Reports 391 New Coronaviru...→

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cases, 64 Additional Deaths Wednesday

Illinois’ positivity rate on coronavirus test results ticked up slightly on Wednesday, as the state reported 715 new coronavirus cases and 64 additional confir [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 715 New Coronavirus Cas...→

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19 Deaths, 715 New Confirmed Cases

According to the Illinois Department of Public Health, there have been 138,540 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 101 counties since the start of the pandemic, inc [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Illinois: 64 New COVID-19...→

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ in Google antitrust suit

On the agenda will be the scope of a potential lawsuit, though discussions will also be had about whether states would like to join a Justice Department effort [...] Read full article: Justice Department to talk ‘next steps’ ...→

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

Concern grows for some restaurants as Illinois moves to Phase 4 of coronavirus reopening

CHICAGO — As Chicago moves to Phase 4 of the pandemic reopening, some restaurants are trying to figure out how to reduce health risks while recovering financia [...] Read full article: Concern grows for some restaurants as Il...→

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

Attorney General Barr agrees to testify in House probe of Justice Department politicization

The attorney general will appear before the House Judiciary Committee on July 28 to face questions on a range of issues, including his controversial dismissal [...] Read full article: Attorney General Barr agrees to testify ...→

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice Department gave Roger Stone special treatment

A federal prosecutor is prepared to tell Congress on Wednesday that Roger Stone, a close ally of President Donald Trump, was given special treatment ahead of h [...] Read full article: Prosecutor to tell Congress that Justice...→

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries across world reimpose restrictions due to coronavirus spikes as US remains adamant about avoiding 2nd lockdown

Countries facing a resurgence of coronavirus cases after reopening have reverted back to lockdown, many focusing on isolating specific regions with spiking rat [...] Read full article: Countries across world reimpose restrict...→

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Justice Department backs challengers to Hawaii's self-quarantine requirement

Under an order from Hawaii Governor David Ige, all who enter the state must self-quarantine for 14 days. Read full article: Justice Department backs challengers to ...→

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' threat for businesses defying coronavirus restrictions

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a stark warning on Tuesday to businesses that defy the state’s coronavirus-related guidelines as confirmed cases have risen th [...] Read full article: Florida's DeSantis has 'grim reaper' thr...→

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia votes in primary elections amid coronavirus restrictions | WTOP

Virginia voters cast their choice for the primary elections on Tuesday, with social distancing and restrictions in place. Read full article: Virginia votes in primary elections amid...→

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

De Blasio, Justice Department spar over New York City’s reopening: ‘Hope Phase 2 is handled better’

The Justice Department Tuesday clapped back at New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio after his spokeswoman slammed a letter from department officials applauding P [...] Read full article: De Blasio, Justice Department spar over ...→

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

EU to Ban American Travellers After Lifting Coronavirus Restrictions

The EU will reportedly bar travellers from the U.S. after lifting travel restrictions while allowing people from China to enter the bloc. Read full article: EU to Ban American Travellers After Lift...→

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small Weddings Are Having A Big Moment In Hempstead

Waiting to walk down the aisle has been a long road for some engaged couples during the coronavirus restrictions.  Read full article: As Coronavirus Restrictions Ease, Small ...→

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

2 Justice Department officials to testify on 'politicization' of agency

Two Justice Department officials to testify on what Democrats call the "unprecedented politicization" of the agency. Read full article: 2 Justice Department officials to testif...→

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Coronavirus Tuesday, With 38 Additional Deaths

Public health officials in Illinois have reported 601 new cases of coronavirus, along with 38 additional deaths over the last 24 hours. According to the Illino [...] Read full article: Illinois Reports 601 New Cases of Corona...→

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Update at 2:30 P.M. as Illinois Prepares for Phase 4

NOTE: Watch the governor’s 2:30 p.m. press conference live in the player above Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker is set to deliver a coronavirus update as the state [...] Read full article: LIVE: Pritzker to Give Coronavirus Updat...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicago Testing Sites, Pritzker to Deliver Update

The city of Chicago is launching four new free coronavirus testing sites starting Tuesday as the city and state prepare to enter phase four of reopening at the [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: New Chicag...→

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

Illinois Released White Inmates at Higher Rates in Coronavirus Pandemic

White inmates in Illinois are having their sentences shortened during the coronavirus pandemic at a higher rate than Black inmates, an analysis of public data [...] Read full article: Illinois Released White Inmates at Highe...→

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Massachusetts municipal leaders push state for more school funding amid coronavirus financial woes

Leaders of Gateway Cities who once expected a “game changing” influx in state education funding this year fear the well will dry up due to the financial hit of [...] Read full article: Massachusetts municipal leaders push sta...→

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events due to coronavirus restrictions

Although there will be no fireworks show, the M on Box Springs Mountain will be lit up in red, white and blue for the holiday. Read full article: Moreno Valley cancels July 4th events du...→

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheelchair Policies Under Settlement With Department Of Justice

Lyft will pay damages ranging from $4,000 to $30,000 to four riders with disabilities and a $40,000 civil penalty, according to the Department of Justice. Read full article: Lyft Agrees To Pay Damages, Revise Wheel...→

King County moves to Phase 2 of easing coronavirus restrictions; here’s what you can do now

Effective immediately, restrictions are relaxed on many King County businesses including restaurants, salons and retail, as well as some recreation and small g [...] Read full article: King County moves to Phase 2 of easing c...→

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coronavirus reopening plan Friday. Here’s a guide to what’s allowed.

Gatherings of up to 50 people will be allowed across the state starting Friday as Illinois moves into the fourth phase of its reopening plan. Here's what you n [...] Read full article: Illinois will enter phase 4 of its coron...→

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

LA County Public Health Director Confirms She's Received Death Threats Over Coronavirus Restrictions

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, who has been holding briefings almost daily since March, said she holds the briefings herself in order to protect her team from similar thr [...] Read full article: LA County Public Health Director Confirm...→

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: Indoor Dining to Return With Restrictions

Restaurants in Illinois can begin to allow indoor dining with some major changes starting Friday as the state moves into phase four of its reopening plan amid [...] Read full article: Illinois Phase 4 Restaurant Guidelines: ...→

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with restrictions this week

Illinois is poised to move to the next phase of reopening Friday, allowing museums, gyms and zoos to open their doors with restrictions Read full article: Illinois to reopen museums, gyms with re...→

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals Positive Signs as Coronavirus Restrictions Lift

The Philadelphia-area housing market is regaining momentum as a host of coronavirus-related restrictions have been lifted and mortgage rates sit at historic lo [...] Read full article: Philadelphia-Area Housing Market Signals...→

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Moves to Phase Four Friday, Lakefront Reopens

Chicago is ready to move into phase four of reopening on Friday alongside the rest of Illinois, city officials announced early Monday.... Meanwhile, more restr [...] Read full article: Illinois Coronavirus Updates: Chicago Mo...→

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

Dutch police detain 400 after protest over coronavirus restrictions

THE HAGUE – Police in The Hague said they detained some 400 people on Sunday after demonstrators refused to leave a protest against the Dutch government’s soci [...] Read full article: Dutch police detain 400 after protest ov...→

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department Official Lost His Job This Weekend

The attorney general, Bill Barr, undermined the rule of law by forcing out Geoffrey Berman, the United States attorney in Manhattan. Read full article: Opinion | The Wrong Justice Department O...→