TSA Sends Dozens of Screeners to O'Hare to Cut Wait TimesLengthening security wait times have been a problem at major U.S. airports as passenger numbers increase ahead of the summer travel season.
Durbin Praises Eric Holder As 'Valuable Ally'U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin called Attorney General Eric Holder "a valuable ally'' for Illinois and "an important partner in working to address gun violence in Chicago and East St. Louis.''
Durbin Wants Air Base Site Named in Dixon's Honor A building at southwestern Illinois Air Force base will bear the name of late former U.S. Sen. Alan Dixon, if a federal lawmaker from Illinois gets his way.
Senator Durbin Plans 24-Hour Fast for Immigration ReformChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, several city aldermen and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin plan to fast for 24 hours to support immigration reform efforts.
Sen. Durbin Weighs in on Afghan Troop Withdrawl While the time frame for American troop withdrawal from Afghanistan is not as fast-paced as he wants, Durbin says he's happy that most troops will be home by 2014.
Durbin Endorses Goetten For Congress In Central IllinoisGreene County state's attorney makes first bid for federal office.
Americans Facing Charges in EgyptSenator Dick Durbin of Illinois is outraged that a group of Americans could face charges in Egypt.