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The District 40 Democratic race Tuesday ended in victory for incumbent State Sen. Patrick Joyce. He will face Republican Eric M. Wallace in the November general election to retain the seat he was appointed to in November 2019.

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CHICAGO — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth unseated Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk on Tuesday, becoming the second woman to represent Illinois in the chamber and delivering a win that her party is banking on as it attempts to retake control of the Senate.

WASHINGTON — America's ugly and unpredictable presidential election barreled toward the finish Tuesday night, with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump fighting for Florida, North Carolina and Ohio, three of the nation's most competitive states.

WASHINGTON — America's ugly and unpredictable presidential election neared the finish Tuesday, with voters flocking to polls to choose between Democrat Hillary Clinton, hoping to become the first woman to serve as commander in chief, and Republican Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman w…

ATLANTA — Did Donald Trump succeed in at last winning over college-educated whites uneasy with the billionaire reality TV star? Did he drive a wave of working-class white voters? Did Hillary Clinton rebuild Barack Obama's winning coalition — young voters, urban liberals and minorities — whil…

An election year dominated by pricey Illinois statehouse races, a high-stakes U.S. Senate contest and a record number of early voters is drawing to a close.

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The District 40 Democratic race Tuesday ended in victory for incumbent State Sen. Patrick Joyce. He will face Republican Eric M. Wallace in the November general election to retain the seat he was appointed to in November 2019. READ MORE

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CHICAGO — Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth unseated Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk on Tuesday, becoming the second woman to represent Illinois in the chamber and delivering a win that her party is banking on as it attempts to retake control of the Senate. ...READ MORE

WASHINGTON — America's ugly and unpredictable presidential election barreled toward the finish Tuesday night, with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump fighting for Florida, North Carolina and Ohio, three of the nation's most competitive states. ...READ MORE

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 461 new cases of COVID-19 and eight new deaths in the state Monday as an outbreak worsened at Stateville Correctional Center in Crest Hill. ...READ MORE

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