The tractor-trailer was found by agents from Homeland Security Investigations, a branch of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that specializes in human trafficking cases. Rescuers pulled 16 other people from the vehicle, authorities said.
Digital World Acquisition Corp., the shell company that plans to acquire Donald Trump’s “Truth Social” social media company and take it public, has warned investors that the subpoenas could impede the deal.
Critics have accused Gov. J.B. Pritzker and the Democratic Governors Association of trying to ensure that the Republican nominee will be Darren Bailey, a rural state lawmaker who has called for kicking the city of Chicago out of the state of Illinois.