Illinois State Rep. Dan Brady wants to hike gas taxes

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinoisans already pay some of the highest taxes in the nation,.

Paris to host 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles to follow in 2028

LIMA, Peru (UPI) — For the first time in modern Olympics history, the International Olympic Committee.

Hurricane Jose slowly weakening in the Atlantic

NASSAU, Bahamas (UPI) — Hurricane Jose, which was downgraded to a Category 2 storm Monday.

Trump administration appeals to Supreme Court on refugee ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is back at the Supreme Court, asking the justices.

Hurricane Irma leaves 3 dead, 1.35 million without power

PATRICK SHORES, Fla. (UPI) — Hurricane Irma left three people dead and 1.35 million in Florida without.

Illinois Secretary of State issues consumer warning regarding flood-damaged vehicles from recent hurricanes

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White issued a warning Wednesday to.

Libertarian Party denounces the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program

WASHINGTON (Libertarian Party) — The Trump administration has announced that it will end the Deferred Action.

United Airlines won’t be fined for forcibly removing passenger from seat

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Federal officials won’t fine United Airlines over an incident in April in which.

Tropical Storm Katia becomes hurricane in Gulf of Mexico

TAMPICO, Mexico (UPI) — Katia became the third hurricane active in the Atlantic on Wednesday, joining.

Miami Dolphins’ opener against Tampa Bay Buccaneers postponed until November 19

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins and Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open the season with.