Budget meeting scheduled with Illinois leaders

( KTRS ) A spokesperson for Gov. Bruce Rauner’s office says, a follow-up meeting with legislative leaders on the state budget is slated for Tuesday afternoon in Chicago. The Governer met last week with House Speaker Michael Madigan and Senate President John Cullerton for the first time in Months. The leaders have not been able…

Ferguson Commission Holds Final Meeting

St. Louis, MO  (KTRS)   The charge of the Ferguson Commission is coming to an end. The 19th and the final meeting of the Commission was held Monday night. The meeting focused on the next steps of implementing the calls to action. The plan calls for the work to continue through the partnership of Focus St. Louis…

Video shows Chicago cop firing gun at black man

CHICAGO (AP) – A grainy dashcam video shows Ronald Johnson III running across a street at night with several officers in pursuit. One officer begins shooting – fire flaring from the barrel – as Johnson runs. Prosecutors say he was hit just as his image goes out of view. At a news conference Monday, Assistant…