'Don't Test Us': Chicago's Mayor Lightfoot On Plans After Chauvin Verdict"We are ready to arrest and bring to prosecution anyone who will try to destroy the dream of a business owner."
City Preparing For Public's Response After Guilty Verdict In Derek Chauvin Trial; Gov. Pritzker Activates National GuardThe city is preparing for the public's response to the verdict and businesses are getting ready too. Many downtown stores are boarded up.
National Guard Assists With COVID Shots In AuroraAnyone currently eligible is able to register there, regardless of zip code.
National Guard Allowed Back Into Capitol After Sen. Tammy Duckworth, Other Lawmakers Erupt At Banishment To Parking GarageThe Guard will now be allowed to rest in the US Capitol Visitor Center.
March For Justice For Jacob Blake Held In Kenosha; National Guard Called Up In Case Of Unrest Over Officer Charging DecisionA march for justice was held Monday night in Kenosha, Wisconsin, as Jacob Blake’s family and supporters demanded the officer who shot him last summer be indicted.
President Trump Falsely Takes Credit For 'Immediately' Ending Violence In Kenosha By Sending In National GuardMr. Trump also said his administration will provide $1 million to the Kenosha Police Department, $4 million to support small businesses damaged during the civil unrest of the past week, and $42 million to support public safety statewide in Wisconsin.
Aldermen's Call For Special Meeting To Discuss State Of Emergency In Chicago Shut DownThey wanted a state of emergency declared in Chicago, but instead four aldermen who called for a special city council meeting to discuss that and bringing in the National Guard were shut down.
Aldermen's Proposal To Call National Guard To Chicago Deferred To CommitteeA group of aldermen is calling for a special City Council meeting Friday, to address the recent looting that swept parts of Chicago.
Chicago Aldermen Call For Special City Council Meeting To Address LootingSome Chicago aldermen want Gov. JB Pritzker to declare a state of emergency in the city and deploy the National Guard because of recent looting.
Staging Area Set Up For Law Enforcement, National Guard At Guaranteed Rate FieldOfficials said 375 members of the Illinois National Guard are in the city and ready to help Chicago Monday morning.
Gov. JB Pritzker Orders National Guard To Support Chicago PoliceIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker has ordered the National Guard to support Chicago police following violent protests Saturday night that left massive damage downtown.
National Guard Heads To Park Forest, Kankakee To Help With COVID-19 OutbreakStarting as early as Saturday, ten members of the National Guard will be at Ludeman at all times, operating their five check points where temperatures are taken and questionnaires are filled out.
Pritzker Activates 60 National Guard Troops For Logistical Support, Medical Staffing Amid Coronavirus PandemicGov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday activated about 60 members of the Illinois National Guard to assist with the response to coronavirus.
Illinois Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger Could Face Punishment For Critical Remarks About Wisconsin GovernorIllinois Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger is facing possible punishment for criticizing Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers.
Governor Bruce Rauner Addresses Gun Violence Issue: 'National Guard Is Not For Neighborhood Policing'Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner is weighing in on Chicago's gun violence issues.