Volunteering Another Way To Give Back On Giving TuesdayToday is Giving Tuesday but what if you don't have the money to donate this holiday? There's another way to give back.
Mother Of Ronald Johnson, Killed By Police In 2014, Wants Dashcam Video ReleasedThe family of a young black man shot and killed by Chicago police in October 2014 has repeated their demand that the city release dashboard camera video of the shooting, a week after authorities released video of the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald.
Emanuel Fires McCarthy As Chicago Police SuperintendentMayor Rahm Emanuel announced Tuesday that Police Supt. Garry McCarthy is out as the city's top cop, as the mayor seeks to rebuild public trust in the Police Department.
Chicago Youth Help Launch "Chicago Wears Condoms" CampaignPublic health officials in Chicago have teamed up with high school and college students to launch an ad campaign to encourage people to practice safe sex; and, to that end, they passed out free condoms on Tuesday.
Mayor Announces Police Accountability Task Force Amid Growing Pressure Over McDonald ShootingFacing a steady stream of demands to fire Police Supt. Garry McCarthy after a white police officer was charged with murder for fatally shooting a black teenager, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was set to announce the formation of a “police accountability” task force.
Generational Conflict Evident Among Laquan McDonald ProtestersAt least 100 people gathered Monday night for a demonstration and prayer vigil outside Chicago Police Headquarters at 35th and Michigan.
1,400 Chicago Police Officers To Be Outfitted With Body Cameras Next YearResearchers at the University of Illinois-Chicago will be studying whether or not a new Chicago Police Department body camera program improves interactions between citizens and police.
More Calls For Alvarez, McCarthy To Resign Over Laquan McDonald CasePressure continued to mount Monday for Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez and Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy to step down over their handling of the Laquan McDonald case.
Cyber Monday Has Online Retailers In Overdrive To Fulfill OrdersAt the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Kenosha, the company's Tom Cook says they're processing orders at the rate of 500 items per second.
Group Collecting Toys For Children Of Imprisoned MothersHolly Krig, director of organizing for Moms United Against Violence and Incarceration, said the group regularly organizes trips for the kids to see their moms, and this is the second year they're collecting toys.
With Bears In Playoff Hunt, Fox Keeping Focus On 'One Game At A Time'The Bears' surprising Thanksgiving Day win over the Packers moved them to 5-6.
Officer Jason Van Dyke Out On Bond In Fatal Shooting Of Laquan McDonaldA Cook County judge has set bail at $1.5 million for the Chicago police officer charged with killing 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, after reviewing the infamous video recording of the teen's death last October.