Rahm Emanuel

Jackie Robinson West All-Stars celebrate a home  by Pierce Jones earlier in the Little League World Series. (Credit: Facebook)

City Will Hold Another Jackie Robinson West Watch Party Tonight

Jackie Robinson West faces an elimination game tonight against Pennsylvania.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Demonstrators and police outside Rahm Emanuel's home on Saturday. (Credit: Steve Miller/WBBM Newsradio)

Woman Robbed Near Mayor Emanuel’s North Side Home

A woman was robbed early Sunday near the North Side home of Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

08/18/2014

Wrigley Field rooftops. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Unfazed By Rooftops Suit

The Cubs saw this coming, and don’t seem worried about it one bit.

670 The Score–08/16/2014

Chicago Teacher's Union Votes To End Strike

Teachers Union President Still Considering Run Against Emanuel

She’s not filed any papers or formed any formal committees. But when pressed, Karen Lewis admits that behind the scenes, there’s plenty going on. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.

08/07/2014

Ouch... (Photo Credit: Mason Johnson)

Most Bike Theft Victims Find The Chicago Police Department Unhelpful

What if the inconsistent way the Chicago Police Department handles stolen bikes is indicative of how the department works as a whole?

07/31/2014

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis discusses the union's plans to increase political activity, including seeking candidates to support in the race for mayor and alderman in 2015. (Credit: CBS)

Lewis Not Discouraged By Trailing Emanuel In Poll

The results of a new public opinion poll show Mayor Rahm Emanuel may not be in as much trouble with voters as some thought and that CTU President Karen Lewis’ strength may have been overstated, though she disagrees.

07/29/2014

Cubs owner Tom Ricketts. (Getty Images)

Levine: Ricketts Turns Focus To Future

When will Cubs be able to spend big? Tom Ricketts is leaving that up to the front office.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. talks to reporters about his son, U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who resigned from Congress on Nov. 21, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Rev. Jackson: Obama, Feds Need To Do More To Combat Chicago Violence

The Rev. Jesse Jackson and Mayor Emanuel are differing on where the fingers should be pointed when it comes to federal anti-violence help, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

07/09/2014

Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Source: Cubs Agree To Mayor’s Requests On Wrigley Renovations

This will allow the Cubs to make their presentation to the Commission on Landmarks on Thursday.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder at a round table discussion at police headquarters. (Credit: Craig Dellimore)

U.S. Attorney General Holder Praises Emanuel For Safety Improvements

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is praising the Emanuel administration for its steps aimed at reducing youth violence, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

07/02/2014

An urban farm. (Credit: CBS)

Urban Garden Offers Hope For Englewood Residents

A garden in the city is giving new hope to a long neglected neighborhood.

07/01/2014

Bill Clinton

Emanuel Gets Help Raising Cash From His Former Boss, Bill Clinton

Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s former boss, Bill Clinton, was in town Friday to help his re-election efforts. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

06/20/2014

Amara Enyia (Photo Credit: Obari Cartman)

Mayoral Candidate, Dr. Amara Enyia: Chicago Has A ‘Political System That No Longer Works For The People’

“This is about the state of our democracy, and in order to have an effective democracy, you’ve got to be willing to look at individuals for who they are and question ‘What are their values?’”

06/18/2014

US President Barack Obama (R) shakes han

Rahm Emanuel Makes Vanity Fair’s List Of Worlds Best-Dressed Mayors

In the eyes of Vanity Fair, Rahm Emanuel is too sexy for his suit.

06/17/2014

Dr. Amara Enyia, who’s running for Mayor of Chicago.

Mayoral Candidate: Mayor Emanuel Is The ‘Typical Candidate,’ And That’s The Problem

Her political and community experience, not to mention a law degree and PhD in Educational Policy, make her seem like a viable candidate for Mayor of Chicago. Yet to many, Dr. Amara Enyia just won’t seem conventional enough for the Chicago political machine.

06/16/2014

File photo of girl holding candle at a vigil. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Chicago Leaders Gather To Promote Peace In Troubled Neighborhoods

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says parents should think of each night as a peace march in Chicago. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.

06/13/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell at the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City. (Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images)

Wisch: The Windy City Deserves To Feel An NFL Draft

The NFL Draft needs a change of scenery and belongs in a city that loves football.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2014

Abraham Lincoln

Hillary Clinton Mixes Up Her History At Chicago Book Tour Event

It would be a good narrative, if it were only true.

06/11/2014

(Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL’s Power Getting Silly

A one-year hiatus from Roman numerals is actually news.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2014

Wrigley Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wrigley Renovation Plan Won’t Be Heard Before Landmarks Commission Today

July appears to be the new timeframe for getting city approval on the expansion plan.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

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