The question of whether Chicago has enough police officers to protect the city during the NATO Summit in May is at the center of a legal battle between activists and the city over a protest march.After long insisting there'd be enough police to keep order, city officials are now saying there won't b
Listen to Jonathan Alter discuss this article on Eight Forty-Eight "Here's my Atlantic profile of Rahm, the most extensive look yet at him as mayor," journalist Jonathan Alter tweeted after his piece "Meet the New Boss" went live online as part
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says the search continues for a new outdoor shooting range location for the Chicago Police Department after bald eagles nested near the original site.The police department announced this week it was abandoning the long-planned range after the U.S.
With the Illinois Republican Primary less than a week away, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is singling out presidential candidate Mitt Romney for what he sees as the former Massachusetts Governor's weaknesses.Emanuel, who was chief of staff under President Barack Obama and an adviser to former President
Some Chicago aldermen remain skeptical of Mayor Rahm Emanuel's plan to put speed cameras around schools and parks. The ordinance introduced at Wednesday's City Council meeting would allow cameras to catch speeders within an eighth of mile of schools and parks.North Side Ald.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel sat behind the wheel of Ford’s brand new, shiny Police Interceptor SUV testing all the bells and whistles. It’s the same vehicle that the mayor saw at the Chicago Auto Show recently. He loved it so much he wanted some for the city.