(Flickr/Paul Riismandel)Over the next few months, Eight Forty-Eight will be examining Mayor Emanuel’s first 100 days in office. The First 100 will look at new policy emerging under the administration and how it might affect residents.
Prosecutors are expected to resume their closing argument on Thursday in the corruption retrial of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. On Wednesday, Prosecutor Carrie Hamilton got about an hour and a half into her close.
Two Chicago aldermen say they want random drug testing for all city employees.14th Ward Alderman Edward Burke and 40th Ward Alderman Patrick O'Connor proposed legislation that would mandate random screening.
When the second largest fire in your state's history is raging and you're a firefighter trying to tame the blaze, where do you go to sleep? If you're in Arizona you might just crawl into a sleeping bag under the stars.