by Alan Pyke Nov 25, 2015
Charging the cop who killed Laquan McDonald with murder is only the first step to addressing Chicago's public failures surrounding that 2014 shooting.
by Aviva Shen Nov 24, 2015
It took 400 days and an expensive legal battle to make the video public.
by Carimah Townes Nov 24, 2015
State's Attorney Anita Alvarez makes shocking move ahead of controversial video's release
by Casey Quinlan Sep 2, 2015
The Chicago hunger strikers are taking their fight to save a high school to Washington D.C.
by Alan Pyke Sep 1, 2015
The publicly-built, privately-managed Chicago Skyway is the fastest way to vacation destinations on the shore.
by Alan Pyke Aug 12, 2015
Chicago's public school system has a more than $1 billion budget hole, and plans to fill it in with workers' money.
by Beenish Ahmed Aug 1, 2015
The number of murders rose by one-third or more so far this year compared to the same period last year in Baltimore, New Orleans, St. Louis, and Milwaukee. Chicago saw a nearly 20 percent increase in homicides.
by Bryce Covert May 25, 2015
At least nine people were dead after a spat of gun violence beginning Friday.
by Tara Culp-Ressler May 20, 2015
Chicago's Cook County Jail is sending a powerful message with a new staff appointment.
by Kira Lerner Apr 16, 2015
A settlement announced Tuesday would make Chicago the first city in the country to offer reparations and an official apology to victims of police misconduct.