Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, reversing her previous stance, recused herself Thursday from the Jason Van Dyke prosecution.
While Rauner has dubbed the presidential campaign’s rhetoric “appalling,” he has publicly stated that he will support the nominee.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Thursday that raising local taxes isn’t the answer the state’s school funding problem.
The Cubs accused Ald. Tom Tunney (44th) of going “too far” and “defeating the purpose of the plaza” in his attempt to appease Wrigleyville residents.
A former Chicago police officer who faced up to 16 months in prison for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme was sentenced to three years of probation.
A murder suspect led police on a chase that started in west suburban Lombard and resulted in two crashes involving law enforcement vehicles in Chicago
Silky-voiced Chicago soul singer Reggie Torian, who stepped in to sing with The Impressions after the departure of Curtis Mayfield, is dead at 65.
The Shedd Aquarium announced Thursday morning that its newest arrival, a two-week-old dolphin calf, is a boy.
Wal-Mart is bringing back door greeters to a majority of its more than 5,000 stores by mid-summer to improve customer service.
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