One of Davenport's former mayors has died.
Mexico is a year away from electing its next head of state and the potential candidate getting the most attention is an environmental scientist who could become the first female leader of Latin America's second-largest economy.
Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo says no Russian team should not be allowed to compete at the Paris Olympics next year if Moscow continues its war against Ukraine. Hidalgo previously said Russian competitors could take part under a neutral flag but she backpedaled on Tuesday in a radio interview with France Info. Acknowledging that a final decision should be taken by the International Olympic Committee, Hidalgo says she does not want Russian athletes as long as Russia is still invading Ukraine. She says, "It is not possible to parade as if nothing had happened, to have a delegation that comes to Paris, while the bombs continue to rain on Ukraine."
Jaylen Smith is among the youngest mayors elected in the U.S. and would be the youngest member of the African American Mayors Association.
Can tiny homes combat homelessness in Chicago? Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s new budget follows lead of other cities.
Filing for reelection on Monday, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the "only rational choice is to return me to office."
With new campaign fund, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s allies are raising cash outside city ethics rules limits.
Although Quinn is well known throughout the state, he hasn’t found much political success in recent years.
A bus carrying 28 migrants arrived in Philadelphia from Texas on Wednesday, including a 10-year-old girl suffering from dehydration and a high…
Four years ago, Pritzker encouraged voters to "think big" about challenges facing Illinois. This time, his mantra could well be "play it safe and leave nothing to chance."
Pritzker is casting a wide net for support, an effort aided by a personal fortune that can underwrite months’ worth of TV ads and a robust campaign operation.
Veteran City Hall Reporter Kevin Canfield traveled with Tulsa leaders to Denver to get the story behind some of their successes when it came t…
A northern Illinois woman has died about two weeks after she was seriously injured when her house exploded and caught fire, officials said.
A former suburban mayor in failing health is set to be released from federal prison just three months into a sentence for taking $5,000 to help a red-light camera company.
Former Davenport Mayor Bill Gluba, known for cheering the community's strengths, was fond of saying that "the city owns nine miles of riverfront."
On Friday, Mendoza strolled into town with two donated police vehicles. Though saying it was "just coincidental," the return visit came on Mexican Independence Day.
“They’re upset with Texas, then you’re turning around and doing the exact same thing to me, sending these people without notifying us,” the Elk Grove mayor said.
Lightfoot is expected to campaign for votes across the city but her attempts to build a new political base with Black voters face real hurdles.
A busload of about 50 immigrants arrived Sunday in Chicago, days after the arrival of the first busload of about 75.