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Lakefront erosion is a longstanding problem in and around Chicago, and climate changes are making matters worse.
The Illinois Medical District is just over a mile south of the United Center where the DNC will take place.
The former president will still make an appearance in Milwaukee after a gunshot pierced his ear.
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The statue is being removed as a City Hall update unrelated to the former president’s ownership of slaves, Mayor Brandon Johnson’s communications director said.
The zoo will combine species in exhibits to help guests feel like they’re observing animals in the wild, President and CEO Michael Adkesson said.
Late Saturday, the chick was ‘lethargic and struggling’ near Montrose Beach after ‘feeding and moving normally’ throughout the day. Only one of four hatchlings remain.
Forecasters say ‘torrential rains’ are likely. Chicago is under a flood watch. The storm could drop 2 to 3 inches of rain and bring winds in excess of 58 mph. Another storm system could move through the region Monday evening.
Democrats had planned daily press conferences to highlight “the grave danger that Donald Trump and MAGA Republicans pose to our democracy, our rights and our livelihoods.” But with images of the shooting still fresh in the voters’ minds, they’re opting to let President Biden lead their response.
Donald Trump’s defiant response to the shooting has provided “a shot of adrenaline in our arm” for his already fervent followers, Illinois delegate Aaron Del Mar said as the GOP gets ready to kick off the Republican National Convention on Monday.
School officials say separating students from their phones can help curb classroom distractions and cyberbullying.
Three of Chicago’s busiest hospitals are a short walk from the DNC, prompting preparations for protests or catastrophic disasters.
What we know so far about the suspected shooter, 20-year-old Thomas Matthew Crooks of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania. The attack could alter the tenor and security posture at the Republican National Convention, which will begin Monday in Milwaukee.
Also facing several criminal charges is Sameer Suhail, owner of a medical supply company, who’s accused of participating in the fraud along with ex-CFO Anosh Ahmed and Loretto’s then-chief transformation officer, Heather Bergdahl.
Newly released records provide the clearest picture of last month’s attack on the Cook County state’s attorney. They also show that her office was closely involved in the investigation and the decision to bring serious charges in the case.
Its two LED video-screen towers, designed by Spanish architect Jaume Plensa, showcase more than 1,000 faces that portray the city’s diverse cultural makeup. We spoke with some of those whose faces millions of people a year still see.
The tension around taking on debt and the pension payment was the crux of a month-long delay of the school system’s budget proposal, which came out Wednesday.
Some of Biden’s youngest advocates in Illinois share what concerns them about another Trump presidency, and why they’re sticking with Biden.
Eligible employees are guaranteed up to five days of paid vacation time and five days of paid sick time, with some rollover days. Some business owners, even those who support the new rules, fear they could be hurt by them.
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