Three activists who traveled to Chicago for a NATO summit were accused Saturday of manufacturing Molotov cocktails in a plot to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home and other targets.But defense lawyers shot back that Chica
The White House says it is not expecting to finish negotiations with Pakistan over reopening key supply lines during the NATO summit.Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes says the U.S. does believe the issue will be resolved but says there is still work to be done.
Given Saturday's sunny warm weather, Chicagoans hit the lakefront in droves and, at North Avenue beach at least, police did, too, standing in the sun in black tactical gear.Gary Landisch surveyed the police presence as he walked to meet some friends at the beach. “Eight police vehicles.
Protesters angry over ongoing consolidation of the city of Chicago mental health clinics took their argument directly to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's neighborhood, just a day before the start of the NATO summit.
The largest protests are expected Sunday, when thousands of people are expected to march from a band shell on Lake Michigan to the McCormick Place convention center, where NATO delegates will meet to discuss missile defense, Afghan security, and the future of the military alliance.