"I've Done Nothing Wrong": Ald. Ed Burke Speaks After First Court AppearanceNearly 50-year aldermanic powerhouse Ed Burke is facing a federal charge of attempted extortion.
Feds Raid Ald. Edward Burke's City Hall Office, Ward Office; Doors And Windows Covered In Brown PaperFederal agents raided powerful Ald. Edward Burke's offices on Thursday, papering over doors and windows to keep out prying eyes.
Chicago Takes 5,000 Guns Off The StreetsMayor Rahm Emanuel and Superintendent Eddie Johnson today announced that Chicago Police have recovered over 5,000 illegal guns so far in 2018.
Police Reformers To City Hall: Pick Up The PaceFrustration seeped out Wednesday during a public forum. WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports.
Elaborate Cubs Cake Makes Curtain Call At Chicago City HallIt's a confection worthy of a World Series winner. WBBM's Terry Keshner reports.
City Testing New Weapon In War On Rats: Dry IceRodent removal crews drop chunks of it into rat burrows and then seal the holes. Experts say this method is more humane and cheaper than poison.
Chicago City Hall Makes Latest Bid To End HomelessnessThe Emanuel administration has already had two plans to end homelessness, with less than stellar results. So, what’s different this time?
Tent City In Chicago's Uptown GrowsThe group Uptown Tent City has raised more than $8,000 to buy tents for the homeless in the area. Although some praise their efforts, many believe the focus should be on a more permanent solution.
Cabbies, Uber Drivers Square Off At City HallAfter a failed 24-hour strike last week, activists from the taxi industry took their fight to City Hall on Wednesday, protesting what they say is preferential treatment for rival ride-sharing companies.
Tamir Rice's Mother Brings Fight For Justice To ChicagoThe mother of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy who was killed by police last year was in Chicago on Friday, for a series of meetings, marches, and protests about alleged police misconduct.
Emanuel: No Conspiracy To Tape-Record Reporters Without Their ConsentRahm Emanuel says if mistakes were made, they will be corrected – and he has bigger things to worry about.