Eight of the 10 current and former employees appeared with their lawyers Monday at an office on the South Side, saying they have been misunderstood.
City Treasurer Kurt Summers says he doesn’t plan to run for re-election and isn’t jumping into the mayor’s race.
The big criminal cases are heard at 26th and California. Things are very different at Cook County’s Branch 23 misdemeanor court, a day there shows.
Workers at 26 hotels across the city had been on strike since Sept. 7, but new contracts have since been ratified at most of those facilities.
Durbin told reporters in Chicago on Monday he’d have more faith in a probe that puts no limits on potential evidence or the number of witnesses.
FATHERHOOD: I never learned my father’s native language as a child, Stefano Esposito writes. But my boys will. They should be proud of their heritage.
There is no cost to rent the blimp, but there are fees for the helium, shipping and sandbags to stop the blimp from floating away, organizers say.
So far, 42 people have been exonerated in cases tied to Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts’ decade of fabricated charges.
The boy, identified as “T.C.” in the lawsuit, said the abuse began last March and continued for about a month, according to the suit.
Jurors heard from two police officers who were at the scene of the shooting and saw multiple videos of the location around the time of the shooting.
It’s a story strikingly similar to one to be told this week in a Cook County courtroom in the murder trial of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke.
Garry McCarthy said he couldn’t promise he’d stop school closures. “I’m not a liar, which means I’m not a politician. I’m a public servant.”