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Feb 20, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Jesse Jackson Jr. entered his plea Wednesday morning in US District Court.
Feb 15, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Jesse Jackson Jr. was charged Friday with misusing hundreds of thousands of campaign dollars for personal use.
Jun 9, 2011 at 5:35 PM
The former Illinois governor faces 20 counts, including attempted extortion and conspiracy to commit bribery.
Apr 17, 2011 at 11:55 AM
Ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich may be a punch line around the country, but in Illinois his upcoming second trial is eliciting mixed emotions including anger, betrayal and even sympathy.
Apr 14, 2011 at 1:49 PM
A federal judge has denied a request from former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's attorneys to delay his corruption retrial by several weeks.
Aug 18, 2010 at 6:14 PM
The former Illinois governor was convicted of just one of the 24 counts. Prosecutors say they'll retry him on the others.
Aug 17, 2010 at 3:22 PM
Blagojevich has pleaded not guilty to trying to sell or trade President Barack Obama's old Senate seat and leverage the power of his office for personal gain.
Jun 29, 2010 at 6:56 PM
In the tape, Blagojevich refers to his power to appoint a senator to replace President-elect Barack Obama.
Jun 9, 2010 at 2:01 PM
Alonzo Monk pleaded guilty to conspiring to shake down a racetrack owner for a large campaign contribution and is testifying as part of the plea deal.
Jun 3, 2010 at 7:48 AM
Jury selection starts Thursday, and the federal courtroom is expected to be packed.
May 13, 2010 at 7:07 PM
Spokesman Jim Manley said Thursday that Reid's attorney received the subpoena but that it doesn't mean the Nevada Democrat will testify.

Mar 21, 2010 at 5:20 PM
Congress passed the Coinage Act, which authorized establishment of the US Mint in 1792.
Mar 17, 2010 at 12:32 PM
A judge in Chicago has refused to postpone the start of ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's corruption trial.
Jan 17, 2010 at 5:48 PM
Kansas became the 34th state of the Union in 1861.
Dec 27, 2009 at 8:02 PM
Mississippi seceded from the Union in 1861.