The success of soda taxes in California contrasts with Philadelphia’s struggles, where opponents have declared it a failure.
Cook County Commissioner Richard Boykin said the ordinance wasn’t based on health, continuing the restraining order is good for taxpayers.
The suit seeks more than $9.6 million in damages from the 1st Ward alderman, the city of Chicago and the city’s zoning committee.
As a Jewish, pro-choice woman who represents a large LGBTQ constituency, I am insulted by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
As of 7:45 a.m., 2.73 inches of rainfall had been recorded near Harvard and McHenry over the past 24 hours.
EDITORIAL: Some people still think this is where bigotry begins and ends in America, with the louts who sound like Klan members.
Defense attorney Dan Herbert formally told a Cook County judge that he planned to file a motion seeking a change of venue for Jason Van Dyke’s trial.