CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is telling supporters the city has come a long way under his watch, but “we still have a long way to go.”
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CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of protesters blocked Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive to show displeasure with a grand jury decision not to indict a New York City police officer in the death of an unarmed black man.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago alderman’s former chief of staff has pleaded guilty to accepting a $7,500 bribe in exchange for helping to secure a letter from his boss supporting a liquor license.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers have passed legislation giving the attorney general more power to stop state pension payments to convicted felons.
CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard cutter is heading to Chicago from northern Michigan with a load of Christmas trees for the needy.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium wants the public’s help in naming a rescued sea otter pup.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — House Speaker Michael Madigan’s spokesman says Madigan does not plan to call a vote on a proposed increase in Illinois’ minimum wage this legislative session.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The sponsor of a proposal to raise the state’s minimum wage says she’s tweaking the bill following a Chicago City Council vote to raise the city’s wage.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ new Gov.-elect says he advised Chicago’s mayor to keep business competition in mind as it raises its minimum wage.