Mayor Lightfoot Discusses Coronavirus Preparedness Plans
Flanked by local and state healthcare experts, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot says plans are in place to expand testing for coronavirus.
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Illinois Governor Pritzker Discusses Preparedness Plans Regarding Coronavirus
Illinois Governor JB Pritzker addresses media regarding plans to expand testing for coronavirus.
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Thompson Center On 'Endangered' Spaces List, Joins Chicago 7 Once Again
“This year we continue to see the threat to our public resources, which is of great concern, from the potential sale of the James R. Thompson Center, to the loss of 20 acres of Lakefront parklands in Jackson Park, the Midway and the South Shore Cultural Center for the proposed Obama Presidential Center."
Several Women Punched In The Face Near Harold Washington Library; Suspect In Custody
Police said several people, possibly nine women, reported being hit just before 9 a.m. outside the library, near Plymouth Court and Van Buren Street.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Defends Chicago's Sanctuary City Law, After Previously Deported Convict Charged With Sexually Assaulting Toddler
Christopher Puente, 34, was charged last week with one count of predatory criminal sexual assault, after police say he lured a 3-year-old girl into a bathroom stall and raped her while her father was tending to her brother in the next stall.
Illinois Governor, Chicago Mayor Outline Coronavirus Preparedness Plans
“Our top priority is keeping Illinoisans safe and we are using every tool and resource at our disposal to prepare for this virus and contain any spread."
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Chicago Weather: Cold On Friday, But Weekend Warmup On The Way
A weak upper-level wave kept flurries around on Thursday.
Chicago Weather: Colder Than Average Temperatures
The next two days will bring colder than average temperatures, but a weekend warmup is approaching.
Chicago Weather: Cold Start For Thursday; Lakeshore Flood Warning Persists In Indiana
Some flurries or light snow remain possible in Northern Illinois Wednesday afternoon and evening, but won't amount to much.
WWE Delivers Stunners: Undertaker Returns, Goldberg Wins Universal Championship
WWE Super ShowDown in Saudi Arabia adds to drama in WrestleMania buildup, with The Undertaker and Goldberg taking center stage.
Griffin Scores 24, Dosunmu 21 As Illini Beat Struggling Northwestern Wildcats
Hat Trick For Kubalik As Blackhawks Rally Past Tampa Bay Lightning
Dominik Kubalik recorded a hat trick with three goals in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied past the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night.
Coby White Misses Bulls Practice With Tweaked Back, But Should Be Back Saturday, Possibly Along With Wendell Carter Jr.
The Bulls continue not to be able to have nice things this year.
Pitching A Big Disappointment As Cubs Are Clobbered By Texas Rangers
But Thursday was not an award-winning day for any of the Cubs pitchers as they took on the Texas Rangers in Cactus League play.
White Sox Rally In 7th, Beat Seattle Mariners
It was a beautiful day to watch some baseball in Glendale, Arizona Thursday as the White Sox hosted the Seattle Mariners in Spring Training play.
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Could Peterson Trial Be Delayed Again Over Hearsay Debate?
Days before jury selection is to begin in Drew Peterson's murder trial, it is still unclear if prosecutors will be able to use the victim's statements.
Attorneys File For Drew Peterson's Release
Attorneys for Drew Peterson expect to file a motion today, seeking the former Bolingbrook police sergeant's release pending trial for murder in the death of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.