Pritzker calls for federal law, protests to protect abortion | Illinois

Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Wednesday urged Congress to act — and activists to take to the streets — to ensure abortion remains widely accessible even if the Supreme Court rolls back its 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade that legalized abortion nationwide. The Democratic governor spoke from the Planned … Read more

California declares seven cases of severe hepatitis after child suspected of having disease dies

Seven other cases of severe hepatitis were detected in Californiaand a child died in Wisconsinas the mysterious disease spreads across the country. The California Department of Health said it detected the cases in “young” children, all of whom had fallen ill since October. This brings the US total of suspected hepatitis cases to 27, with … Read more

California declares seven cases of severe hepatitis after child suspected of having disease dies

Seven other cases of severe hepatitis were detected in Californiaand a child died in Wisconsinas the mysterious disease spreads across the country. The California Department of Health said it detected the cases in “young” children, all of whom had fallen ill since October. This brings the US total of suspected hepatitis cases to 27, with … Read more

Illinois woman scammed out of $92,000 by scammer she met on SilverSingles, Tinder Swindler doc knocks her down

A solitary Illinois A woman named Kathy was scammed out of $92,000 of her life savings by a man she met on a dating site over 50 – a story that is becoming more common after many people are turning to dating sites to combat isolation during the COVID pandemic. Kathy, who wouldn’t share her … Read more

Jussie Smollett creates new song three weeks after being released from prison

Jussie Smollet released a new song three weeks after his release from Cook County Jail in Chicago, Illinoisawaiting conviction appeal after allegedly faking hate criminality. The Empire star, 39, took to Instagram on Friday and posted a lyric video to his new tune, Thank God, where he talks about his recent run-ins with the law. … Read more