| Mar 12, 2015
| 4:57 AM
The College of DuPage would ban reimbursements for alcohol as part of a series of actions proposed Wednesday following a Chicago Tribune report on lavish spending by top school administrators at the campus' high-end restaurant.
In a memo to the board of...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:55 AM
In a sign of intensifying scrutiny of the College of DuPage, federal prosecutors have opened a wide-ranging criminal investigation at the embattled community college, issuing two subpoenas this week that seek documents tied to spending and other matters,...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 6:13 PM
The cost of the Ventra transit fare-collection system has climbed to above $500 million, a 14 percent increase since the Chicago Transit Authority signed the original contract in late 2011, according to records obtained by the Tribune.
A series of add-...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 12:50 PM
After months of strife at the College of DuPage, the race for its board of trustees has become a fierce battleground.
Twelve candidates are vying for three six-year terms on the board, with many of the hopefuls citing continuous reports of financial...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 5:14 PM
Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. has used three email aliases to conduct government business since he took office in 2009, a Department of Justice official confirmed to the Los Angeles Times.
All three of Holder's email addresses, including the one he uses...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 1:34 PM
The Associated Press on Wednesday sued the State Department to force the release of email correspondence and government documents from Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.
The legal action follows repeated requests filed under the U.S....
| Mar 6, 2015
| 9:39 AM
I read the article on Hillary Clinton's email use with great interest ("Clinton's email: Red herring or a red-flag?" News, March 4). The article quotes spokesman Nick Merrill, who said that “like secretaries of state before her, she used her own...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 4:20 PM
Confronting a growing political furor, Hillary Rodham Clinton conceded Tuesday it was a mistake to exclusively use private email as secretary of state, but she defiantly rejected accusations that she created a security risk or violated the law. She also...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:43 PM
There were a couple of important things that Americans learned about Bill and Hillary Clinton during their White House years: First, they are unusually smart and driven people with a rare knack for overcoming adversity. Second, a lot of their adversity is...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 4:15 PM
A new logo St. Charles officials unveiled last month is costing the city $50,000, and it won't replace the original "Pride of the Fox" branding – just work alongside it.
The logo and its corresponding tagline, "St. Charles — Discover Your...
| Apr 19, 2015
GLOUCESTER — Six years after presiding over a political tumult that cost Gloucester County hundreds of thousands of dollars, led to a case heard by the state Supreme Court and ultimately prompted a change in state law to defend people's right to...