Lynn Sweet reports on Rep. Brad Schnieder leading the charge on a long-shot petition drive to force the GOP-controlled House to call a vote on extending long-term unemployment insurance — a boost for the freshman facing a tough re-election battle.
Woman’s relationship with an incarcerated man was going great until his ex resurfaced.
Chicago was devastated by the death of the city’s first Black mayor, whose reform agenda changed this deeply segregated city. His story is told in the documentary "Punch 9 for Harold Washington."
The fatal attack occurred in Gresham on the South Side.
The driver was traveling in the 300 block of North Avenue when he saw a man on the bus trying to pickpocket a woman, Chicago police said.