Walter's Perspective: Cops' Handling Of NATO Gave Me A Good FeelingWhat a great day this has been, beginning in my building on the elevator, and then on the subway downtown, seeing happy faces, having happy talk about a NATO summit in a city that worked, and a picture that says it all: “I love Chicago police and firemen.”
Two More Anti-NATO Protesters Facing ChargesTwo more anti-NATO protesters have been charged with felonies, in the wake of Sunday night’s demonstrations in downtown Chicago.
McCarthy Gets High Praise For Leading From The Front During NATOPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy has been getting high praise from city leaders, Chicago residents, and rank-and-file officers, for leading from the front lines during confrontations between police and protesters during the NATO summit.
FOP President Praises Chicago Cops For Work At NATO ProtestsThe head of the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police is praising his members for the jobs they did over the past few days during the NATO summit.
Emanuel Thanks South Loop Residents For Putting Up With NATO SummitMayor Rahm Emanuel was out thanking people in the South Loop Tuesday morning for putting up with NATO.
Police Supervisor's Wife Got Threatening Phone Call During NATO SummitWere police families the target of threats from protesters?
NATO Summit Protester Turns Ire At Speed CamerasIf you followed the street protests of the past several days, you probably noticed there were a lot of axes to grind.
Foreign Journalists Praise Chicago, Say They'll Be BackWhile few foreign journalists had time to enjoy, Chicago during the NATO Summit just ended, several of them praised the city and say they will return on their own time.
Protester: Police Used Batons Indiscriminately During NATO SummitPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy and several other observers have praised officers in the field for their restraint during the NATO Summit protests, but some protest leaders say they cannot see McCarthy’s justification for the use of force.
Attorneys: 'NATO 3' Defendants Arrested To Justify Summit SecurityDefense attorneys for the three men accused of making firebombs to attack police and other high-profile targets during the NATO Summit claimed police and prosecutors fabricated the charges to justify the intense security measures put in place for the summit.
Emanuel Says NATO Summit Was Worth The RiskNATO Summit 2012 is a wrap and Chicago’s mayor is applauding the city's efforts to host the giant event.
President Obama: Chicago 'Performed Magnificently' During NATO SummitEnding a two day meeting of world leaders, President Obama said his hometown "performed magnificently" as a host for the NATO summit.
McCarthy: Cops Donning Gas Masks During Protest Result Of 'Miscommunication'Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said Monday it was just a miscommunication this weekend, when police officers at Sunday's anti-NATO demonstration began putting on their gas masks.
7 NATO Officials Treated For Flu-Like SymptomsSeven NATO officials staying at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place hotel were being treated Monday after being stricken with flu-like symptoms, law enforcement sources said.
Not Too Many Commuters Taking Metra This NATO MondayIt has been an extremely light and fast morning for public transit riders, whose numbers have been radically reduced by the NATO summit.