Thousands Turn Out For Protest On Dan Ryan ExpresswayThousands of protesters shut down a Chicago interstate to draw attention to the city's gun violence.
Big Questions Loom After Emanuel Reveals $1 Billion CPS Budget PlanCPS will likely need to borrow most of or all of the money to finance a $1 billion proposal, despite the city’s improved credit rating.
Minimum Wage In Chicago Is Now $12 An HourChicago is on track to raise the minimum wage to $13.00 an hour in 2019.
Uptown Theatre To Get A Second ActOpened in 1925, the Uptown was arguably the grandest movie palace ever built.
Using A Musk Magnet To Lure Amazon To ChicagoWhen Emanuel announced the O'Hare express deal with innovative businessman Elon Musk, he wasn't just unveiling another hum-drum corporate agreement.
Elon Musk's High Speed Transit Plans Come To ChicagoBillionaire developer Elon Musk was in Chicago Thursday. He got the go ahead for his high speed link to O'Hare.
Chicago Mayoral Candidates Sound OffThe election is next February. If no one receives the majority of the votes, a runoff will be held in April.
Mayoral Candidate Garry McCarthy Opposes $95 Million Police Academy PlanTuesday night, the protesters were joined by a surprising ally – former Police Superintendent and Mayoral Candidate Garry McCarthy.
Early Education Center To Open In Brighton ParkThe center is the first of five locations as the mayor plans to expand pre-K classes to every child across the city.
City Council Gives Green Light To Police AcademyChicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel got what he wanted: a green light from the city council to move forward on the 95 million dollar police and fire training academy.
Polish President Visits Chicago To Talk Trade DealsThe President of Poland is in Chicago for a two-day visit to discuss trade deals with Illinois officials.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel: Lawsuit Against Obama Presidential Center Is 'Frivolous'Mayor Rahm Emanuel is firing back at a group trying to block the Obama Presidential Center, calling the federal lawsuit to block the park “frivolous.”