The Chicago Police Department says that for the second month in a row, homicides in Chicago were lower than they were during the same month the year before.
Who’s on the team assigned to lure Amazon’s new national headquarters to Chicago? It may be easier to ask who isn’t involved.
A new wrinkle in Chicago’s legal battle with the U.S. Department of Justice.
Is the head of a new Chicago police watchdog group about to jump ship just weeks into the job?
Mental health awareness, cultural competency and human rights are just a handful of the new training requirements for Chicago police officers as part of the city’s efforts at police reform.
Lisa Madigan’s bombshell announcement that she won’t run for a fifth term has ignited the race to replace her.
Erika Harold has a clean shot at the GOP nomination. Among Democrats, it’s a scramble. The first to officially announce a run is state state Rep. Scott Drury, who had been running for governor.
After being political foes for months, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Gov. Bruce Rauner are back to working together for a common cause: convincing Amazon to build its second headquarters in Chicago.
Addressing violence is at the top of the ticket for a newly minted Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor.
The new U.S. News and World Report college rankings are out. See which Illinois schools made the list.
Attorneys for the city of Chicago on Monday hoped to convince a federal judge that plans by the U.S. Department of Justice to withhold federal grant money over immigration enforcement is unconstitutional.
It’s being called the Olympics of corporate relocations, and Chicago is very much chomping at the bit.
The Chicago Police Department says it’s not a victory, but it is progress: Homicides were down 46 percent over the holiday weekend compared with last year, and there was a 30-percent reduction in shootings.
Chicago’s top cop, 57, was already feeling well enough to check a few emails just hours after his surgery, doctors Rush University Medical Center said.