Study: Jobless Youth Without Diplomas Cost Billions In Lost TaxesIllinois has more than 48,000 people between the ages of 16 and 24 who are jobless, out of school, and without a high school diploma.
Study Ties Loss Of Jobs To Rise In Violent CrimeA new study out this week suggests that the loss of jobs in Chicago’s inner city has been a major factor in the rising crime rates in some neighborhoods.
Shots Fired At Chicago Police Near UIC LibraryFor the seventh time in the past two weeks, police came under fire in Chicago, when someone fired shots at officers near the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Illinois Students Walking Out Of Classes Tuesday To Protest TrumpStudents upset with the election of Donald Trump as the nation’s next president were planning a number of protests across the country on Tuesday, planning to walk out of class to show their anger.
Woman Arrested After Police Chase Of Stolen AmbulanceA woman was arrested Tuesday morning after allegedly stealing an ambulance in Chicago and leading Illinois State Police on a chase on the Tri-State Tollway.
Chicago Woman Sues Homeland Security After DACA Renewal Denied
With Rahm Weakened, Aldermen Showing More DissentChicago aldermen might not have completely shed their label as a rubber stamp, but with Mayor Rahm Emanuel significantly weakened in his second term, the City Council has grown more independent.
UIC Student Sexually Abused At Campus Residence Hall A University of Illinois at Chicago student was sexually abused by another student at a Near West Side residence hall last week.
UIC Student Sexually Assaulted At Near West Side Residence Hall A University of Illinois at Chicago student was sexually assaulted early Thursday in a residence hall on the school’s Near West Side campus.
Charges Dropped Against CBS News Journalist Arrested At Canceled Trump RallyThe joint Chicago Police-State Police statement said the decision to drop the charges against CBS network journalist Sopan Deb was made after a “methodical review” of video and interviews with the troopers and officers involved.
Four Charged After Cancelled Donald Trump Rally At UIC Police arrested four protesters outside the cancelled Trump rally Friday night and two remain in custody.
Bernie Sanders Says His Campaign Didn't Organize Protests That Cancelled Donald Trump's Chicago RallyDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders dismissed accusations made by Republican Donald Trump blaming his supporters for protests that led to the cancellation of a rally at UIC Friday.