Daily Caller Reporter Thomas Catenacci Sues Mayor Lori Lightfoot For Limiting Anniversary Interviews To Journalists Of ColorA white reporter for the Daily Caller, a right-wing news and opinion website, is suing Mayor Lori Lightfoot for granting interviews only to Black and Brown journalists on the second anniversary of becoming mayor, accusing the mayor of racial discrimination.
Lightfoot Defends Granting Anniversary Interviews Only To Reporters Of Color, Calls Lack Of Diversity In City Hall Press Corps 'An Embarrassment'“One day out of 365, I say that I am going to mark the anniversary of my two years in office by giving exclusive one-on-ones to journalists of color, and the world loses its mind," Lightfoot said.
Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Offers Two-Year Anniversary Interviews Only To Reporters Of ColorChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot is now halfway through her term, and to commemorate her two-year anniversary, the mayor only offered the customary one-on-one interviews to one select group of journalists -- political reporters of color.
Chicago Carjacking Crisis Brings Together Citizens And City Officials; 'Should There Be Penalties? Yes'"This is a very sensitive matter, because those same young people are young men from neighborhoods like Englewood, like Back of the Yards, like Chatham, like Park Manor."
'People Are Terrified;' Chicago Carjacking Crisis Prompts City Hall To Hold Virtual Meetings To Find Solutions"I didn't live in a very violent district. These carjackings have made it a very terrible place to live."
Chicago Alderman Upset With CPD, Wrong Raid At Anjanette Young's Home: 'I Am Angry'Brown wants to change CPD's search policy, a policy that was amended less than a year ago as a result of the CBS 2 Investigators exposing bad raids.
Bronzeville Native Dr. William Yates Is On A Mission To Bring Temperature Scanners To Public Places In ChicagoA Chicago doctor is leading the push to get temperature scanners in public places, and one of his first clients is the City of Chicago.
Parents, Educators Gather At City Hall Tuesday For Stand-In For Child Care FundingTen bus-loads of parents and educators will gather at City Hall for a peaceful stand-in Tuesday morning.
Some Lakefront Parks, Libraries, City Hall To Reopen MondayThe Loop will be a bit busier Monday as city services return to business.
Chicago City Clerk's Office To Reopen City Hall Location With Restrictions On MondayThe Chicago City Clerk’s office announced it will be reopening its City Hall location with limited operations on Monday.
Lightfoot: City Of Chicago Employee Dies Of COVID-19"This sobering moment should remind us that the numbers that we report every day are not merely statistics. They are people whose lives have been forever changed and a network of people, connected by crisis, who need us to do everything we can every day to save lives."
Beck, Lightfoot On Stay At Home Order: Citations To Be Issued, Parks Could Be Shut Down"At worst, we will take you into custody."
To Combat Spread Of Coronavirus, Chicago's City Hall Will Be Closed To General Public Starting FridayMayor Lori Lightfoot announced Thursday night that in an effort to prevent the further spread of coronavirus, City Hall will not be open to the general public effective Friday.
Coronavirus In Chicago: City Procurement Department Employee Tests Positive For COVID-19City officials do not believe the employee caught the COVID-19 virus at work, but have conducted a thorough cleaning and disinfection of the procurement office, the employee's workspace, and common areas of City Hall.
Chicago City Council Meeting Postponed Due To Coronavirus ConcernsChicago's March meetings of the city council and its committees have been postponed for the remainder of the month.