The City of Chicago made a $640 million pension payment to CPS, then turned around and borrowed $500 million to avoid more cuts. Ralph Martire of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability talks about the plan, and what it means going forward
Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman knows how to find great players. But with the NHL's hard salary cap, it can be tough to keep them, even if they just helped you win the Stanley Cup. Cheryl Raye Stout talks who's in and who's out.
The Forth of July weekend in 2014 was filled with violence here in Chicago. Multiple groups are deploying regular people this year to some of the most affected neighborhoods in an effort to stem a repeat.
Before it all moved out to Hollywood, the epicenter for American moviemaking was right here in the Windy City. The history is in the new book Flickering Empire: How Chicago Inventented the U.S. Film Industry.