New U.S. Attorney: National Security 'Top Priority'In his first public comments, John Lausch said national security, gun crimes and public corruption will be a top priority of his office.
Justice Dept. Threatens To Subpoena Records Of 'Sanctuary Cities' In Growing Immigration RiftThe move is part of the Trump administration's promised crackdown on cities and states that refuse to help enforce U.S. immigration laws.
Emanuel: Threat To Charge Sanctuary City Mayors With Crimes 'Will Not Stand'Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said earlier this month elected officials who run local governments that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities should be charged with crimes.
Durbin Slams Sessions For Threatening Funds To Sanctuary Cities"You’re not helping us solve the murder problem in the city of Chicago by taking away these federal funds," Durbin said.
Judge Rules Trump Can't Deny Funds To Sanctuary CitiesA federal judge sides with the city of Chicago in its legal battle with the Trump Administration over federal funding for sanctuary cities.
Chicago Sues Attorney General Sessions Over Plan To Withhold Funds From Sanctuary CitiesThe federal lawsuit challenges new rules that would make it impossible for sanctuary cities like Chicago to receive some federal grants.
Chicago To File Lawsuit Against Justice DepartmentThe city of Chicago is firing back, and accusing Jeff Sessions of a sly move that would greatly affect sanctuary cities.
'One Chicago' Launches, Gives Refugees Easy Access To City ServicesA new online campaign rolled out by Mayor Emanuel and other city officials sends a clear message to all Chicagoans: You are welcome here.
Durbin: Chicago Should Remain Sanctuary For Undocumented ImmigrantsDurbin criticized the Justice Department’s threat to cut off funding to cities that want to remain sanctuaries for undocumented immigrants.
CBS 2 Presses White House About Sanctuary Cities Via SkypeChicago was front and center at Friday's White House Press Briefing. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley inquired about crime, money and sanctuary cities.
Chicago Aldermen Stand Firm On 'Sanctuary City' StatusAldermen are not backing down from Chicago’s “Sanctuary City” status, despite U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session’s threat to withhold federal grants from such local governments.