A Board of Elections spokesman said the tweets were meant to mimic the Chicago Bears fans’ dialect made popular years ago on “Saturday Night Live.”
Some celebrated, some protestors carried signs objecting to the holiday, which has come under scrutiny for honoring the legacy of Christopher Columbus
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and his Democratic challenger J.B. Pritzker on Thursday held dueling news conferences to argue who is the bigger crook.
Chicago-area agencies saw a jump in phone calls seeking help after testimonies by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
“You think about the problems that I complain about, it isn’t anything compared to what people in different countries go through,” one student said.
Additional police resources in a strategy similar to the one used after the Cubs World Series win will be available should the need arise.
Sofia Sanchez, 11, thanked the team of Chicago cardiologists and nurses who oversaw her care, the rapper — and her heart donor’s family Thursday.
To shop — or even get inside — customers first had to download the Amazon Go app — a process made easier with free wi-fi provided by the company.
Chicago Rideshare Advocates says low pay and unsafe working conditions is cause for the thousands of drivers in the city to unite.
Ethan the dog was in poor health when rescued from a Jefferson Park apartment Aug. 26; police say he’d been abandoned there about three weeks before.
The combined newsroom staffs of The Virginian-Pilot and the Daily Press requested voluntary recognition as the Tidewater Media Guild by Tronc.